|Louisiana House Of Representatives District 34|
|January 11, 2016|
|Years in position||6|
|Per diem||$6,000/year for expenses; $149/day per diem|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 19, 2011|
|First elected||November 17, 2007|
|Next general||November 3, 2015|
|Term limits||3 terms (12 years)|
|Profession||Owner, A.B. Auto Sales & Action Plus Communications|
Franklin's professional experience includes working as the Owner of A.B. Auto Sales & Action Plus Communications.
In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Franklin served on the following committees:
In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Franklin served on the following committees:
On October 22, 2011, Franklin won re-election to District 34 of the Louisiana House of Representatives. He defeated Paul Geary (D) in the October 22 primary. Because Louisiana uses a blanket primary system, a candidate can be declared the overall winner of the seat by garnering 50 percent +1 of the vote in the primary. However, if no candidate reaches this threshold, then a general election will take place on November 19, 2011 between the top-two vote getters.
|Louisiana House of Representatives, District 34 Blanket Primary, 2011|
|Democratic||Albert Franklin Incumbent||78.1%||5,683|
|Louisiana House of Representatives General Election, District 34 (2007)|
|Albert Franklin (D)||3,368|
|Tony Guillory (D)||2,489|
In 2011, Franklin received $31,109 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|Louisiana House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Albert Franklin's campaign in 2011|
|Baggett Mccall Burgess Watson & Caughan Llc||$2,500|
|Louisiana State Farm Agents||$2,000|
|Louisiana Medical Association||$1,750|
|Joel C Robideaux Campaign||$1,000|
|Franklin, A B||$1,000|
|Total Raised in 2011||$31,109|
|Total Votes received in 2011||5,683|
|Cost of each vote received||$5.47|
In 2007, a year in which Franklin was up for election, he collected $48,792 in donations.
His four largest contributors in 2007 were:
|Cox Cox Filo Camel & Wilson||$3,500|
|Baggett McCall Burgess Watson & Gaughan||$2,000|
|Reeves Development LLC||$2,000|
Franklin is a member of the Acadiana Delegation, Democratic Caucus, Louisiana Legislative Black Caucus, and Louisiana Rural Caucus.
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- Rep. Franklin's website
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2009, 2007
|Louisiana House of Representatives District 34
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