Alyce Clarke

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Alyce Clarke
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 69
Incumbent
In office
1985 - present
Term ends
January 10, 2012
Years in position 29
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$10,000 per year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2007
First elected1985
Next generalNovember 8, 2011
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sAlcorn State University
Personal
ProfessionNutritionist
Websites
Office website
Alyce Clarke is a Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives. She has represented the 69th District since 1985.

Clarke is a nutritionist. She is previously been a professional consultant and worked in insurance. She earned her BS from Alcorn State University and attended the Tuskegee Institute.

Clarke is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha, Alcorn Alumni, Jack & Jill of America, Incorporated, Mississippi Public Health Association, Regional Association of Drug Free Schools and Communities, and the State Parent Teacher Association.[1]

Committee assignments

Clarke currently serves on the following committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

Clarke is running in the 2011 election for Mississippi House of Representatives District 69. She ran unopposed in the primary on August 2, 2011. No Republican candidates filed to run for election. The general election takes place on November 8, 2011. [2]

2007

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007 Clarke was re-elected in District 69, running unopposed after Republican challenger Martin Lyles withdrew[3]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 69 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
Alyce Clarke (D) 3,139 100.00%

Campaign donors

2007

In 2007, Clarke collected $13,470 in donations.[4]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to her campaign.

Donor Amount
Mississippi Medical Association $1,200
Ameristar Casinos $1,000
Mississippi House Democratic Leadership $1,000
AT&T $700
Bankplus $500

Issues

Legislation

Clarke has been pushing for a sex education bill for 20 years, stating that, since Mississippi has the highest rate of teen births in the country, abstinence-only classes are not working. She has advocated for an opt-in sex education class, where parents have to sign up their students in order to take the class.[5]

Contact Information

Capitol Address:
Post Office Box 1018, Room 119A-NC
Jackson, MS 39215
Phone: 601-359-3096

District Address:
1053 Arbor Vista Boulevard
Jackson, MS 39209
Phone: 662-354-5453 (Home)

Email:
aclarke@house.ms.gov

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 69
1985–present
Succeeded by
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