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Adrienne Wooten

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Adrienne Wooten
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Mississippi House of Representatives, District 71
Incumbent
In office
2008 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 6
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 6, 2007
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sAlcorn State University
J.D.University of Mississippi
Personal
BirthdayMarch 7, 1974
ProfessionLawyer
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Adrienne Wooten (b. March 7, 1974) is a Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives, representing District 71. She was first elected to the chamber in 2007.

Biography

Wooten is an attorney. She earned her B.A. from Alcorn State University and J.D. from the University of Mississippi.[1]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Wooten served on the following committees:

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2012
Banking and Financial Services
Fees and Salaries of Public Officers
Judiciary B
Judiciary En Banc
Universities and Colleges
Workforce Development

2010-2011

During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Wooten served on the following committees:

Election history

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Wooten won re-election to District 71 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. She ran unopposed in the August 2 primary and was unchallenged in the November 8 general election.[2][3]

2007

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007 Wooten was elected in District 71, defeating Republican challenger John Reeves in the general election.[4] She defeated Timothy Rush in the primary election.[5]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 71 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent


Adrienne Wooten (D) 1,303 53.53%
John Reeves (R) 1,131 46.47%

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Wooten received $4,150 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[6]

2007

In 2007, Wooten collected $79,471 in donations.[7]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to her campaign.

Donor Amount
VPAC $24,100
Mississippi House Democratic Leadership $10,000
Lawyers Involved for Mississippi Betterment $10,000
Mcteer, Victor $5,000
Wooten, Adrienne $4,700

Personal

Wooten is a member of the American Bar Association, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Incorporated, Hinds County Bar Association, Madison County Bar Association, Magnolia Bar Association, and MJWLA.[1]

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 71
2008–present
Succeeded by
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