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name                = America "Chuck" Middleton |
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|Name = America "Chuck" Middleton
political position  = Mississippi House Of Representatives District 85 |
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|Profile picture = America Chuck Middleton.jpg
incumbency          = Incumbent |
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|Position = Mississippi House of Representatives, District 85
assumed office     = 1996 |
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|Status = Incumbent
term ends          = 2012 |
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|Tenure = 1996 - present
political party    = [[Democratic]] |
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|Term ends = January 3, 2016
  profession          = Businessman |
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|Assumed office = 1996
website             = [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/middleton.xml House site] |
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|Political party = Democratic | Party dot = {{bluedot|size=10px}}
}}{{tnr}}'''America "Chuck" Middleton''' (b. December 10, 1959) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]].  He has represented the 85th District since 1996.
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}}{{tnr}}'''America "Chuck" Middleton''' (b. December 10, 1959) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]], representing District 85.  He was first elected to the chamber in 1995.
  
Middleton is a businessman.  He attended Alcorn State University and the American Technical Institute, and served in the United States Army.
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==Biography==
 
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Middleton attended Alcorn State University and the American Technical Institute.  His professional experience includes working as a businessman.  Middleton served in the United States Army.<ref name=vs>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=8842 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Middleton]</ref>
Middleton is the founder of Friends for Progress.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=8842 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Middleton]</ref>
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
Middleton currently serves on the following committees:
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===2012-2013===
* [[Enrolled Bills Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Enrolled Bills]] (Chair)
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During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Middleton served on the following committees:
* [[Agriculture Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Agriculture]]
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* [[Appropriations Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Appropriations]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Forestry Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Forestry]]
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|State = Mississippi
* [[Public Property Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Public Property]]
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|year = 2012
* [[Select Cmte on Utility Cost Recovery Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Select Committee on Utility Cost Recovery]]
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
* [[Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks]]
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|Committee1 = Constitution
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|Committee2 = Forestry
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|Committee3 = Gaming
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|Committee4 = Interstate Cooperation
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|Chair4 = Vice Chair
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|Committee5 = State Library
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|Committee6 = Tourism
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|Committee7 = Workforce Development
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}}
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===2010-2011===
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During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Middleton served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = Mississippi
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|year = 2010
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Enrolled Bills
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|Chair1 = Chair
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|Committee2 = Agriculture
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|Committee3 = Appropriations
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|Committee4 = Forestry
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|Committee5 = Public Property
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|Committee6 = Select Cmte on Utility Cost Recovery
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|Committee7 = Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks
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}}
  
==Elections==
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==Election history==
 
===2011===
 
===2011===
 
:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011]]''
  
Middleton is running in the 2011 election for [[Mississippi House of Representatives]] District 85.  He defeated [[Jeffery Harness]] in the primary on August 2, 2011.  No Republican candidates filed to run for election.  The general election takes place on November 8, 2011. <ref>[http://www.sos.ms.gov/links/elections/home/tab1/2011%20Mississippi%20House%20and%20Senate%20Candidates.pdf ''Mississippi Secretary of State,'' 2011 Official Primary Candidate List]</ref>
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On November 8, 2011, Middleton won re-election to District 85 of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]].  He defeated [[Jeffery Harness]] in the August 2 primary and was unopposed in the November 8 general election. <ref>[http://www.sos.ms.gov/links/elections/home/tab1/2011%20Mississippi%20House%20and%20Senate%20Candidates.pdf ''Mississippi Secretary of State,'' 2011 Official Primary Candidate List]</ref>
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{{Primary election box 2011
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|Chamber= Mississippi House of Representatives District 85 Democratic Primary
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|party=Democratic
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|winner1 =Chuck Middleton
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|Inc1 = Y
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|candidate2 =Jeffery Harness
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|votes1 =2983
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|votes2 =2277
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}}
  
 
===2007===
 
===2007===
 
:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007]]''
  
On November 6, 2007 Middleton was re-elected in District 85, running unopposed.<ref>http://www.sos.state.ms.us/elections/2007/Statewide%20Elections.asp</ref>  He defeated Arnold Clark in the primary election by a margin of 1,692 to 416. <ref>http://www.sos.state.ms.us/elections/2007/PrimaryCert/Democratic.asp</ref>
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On November 6, 2007 Middleton was re-elected in District 85, running unopposed.<ref>[http://www.sos.state.ms.us/elections/2007/Statewide%20Elections.asp ''Mississippi Secretary of State'', 2007 election results.]</ref>  He defeated Arnold Clark in the primary election by a margin of 1,692 to 416. <ref>[http://www.sos.state.ms.us/elections/2007/PrimaryCert/Democratic.asp ''Mississippi Secretary of State'', 2007 Democratic primary certification.]</ref>
  
 
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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===2011===
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In 2011, Middleton received $16,900 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MS&y=2011&f=H&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2011 contributions]</ref>
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|Chamber = Mississippi House of Representatives
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 16900
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|total votes = 6939
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|org1 = Middleton, America
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|org2 = Johnny Stringer PAC
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|org3 = Friends Of Cecil Brown
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|org4 = House Democratic Leadership Of Mississippi
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|org5 = AT&T
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|orgdonor1 = 6,000
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|orgdonor2 = 2,000
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|orgdonor3 = 1,000
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|orgdonor4 = 1,000
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|orgdonor5 = 800
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|}}
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===2007===
 
===2007===
In 2007, Middleton collected $9,000 in donations.<ref> http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94729</ref>
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In 2007, Middleton collected $9,000 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94729 ''Follow the Money'', 2007 contributions to America Chuck Middleton.]</ref>
  
 
Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.
 
Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.
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==Contact Information==
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==Personal==
 
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Middleton is the founder of Friends for Progress.<ref name=vs/>
Capitol Address<br>
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Post Office Box 1018<br>
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Jackson, MS 39215-1018<br><br>
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District Address<br>
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Post Office Box 685<br>
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Port Gibson, MS 39150<br>
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Phone: 601-529-9928                601-529-9928       (Business)<br>
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Phone: 601-437-8502 (Home)
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Email:<br>
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amiddleton@house.ms.gov
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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* [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/middleton.xml Office website]
* [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/middleton.xml Mississippi House Member Page]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=8842 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=8842 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=8842 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=8842 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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[[Category:2011 primary]]
 
[[Category:2011 primary (winner)]]
 
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Revision as of 03:09, 8 June 2013

America "Chuck" Middleton
America Chuck Middleton.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives, District 85
Incumbent
In office
1996 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 18
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 7, 1995
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Personal
BirthdayDecember 10, 1959
ProfessionBusinessman
ReligionChurch of Christ
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
America "Chuck" Middleton (b. December 10, 1959) is a Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives, representing District 85. He was first elected to the chamber in 1995.

Biography

Middleton attended Alcorn State University and the American Technical Institute. His professional experience includes working as a businessman. Middleton served in the United States Army.[1]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2012
Constitution
Forestry
Gaming
Interstate Cooperation, Vice Chair
State Library
Tourism
Workforce Development

2010-2011

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

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2010
Enrolled Bills, Chair
Agriculture
Appropriations
Forestry
Public Property
Select Cmte on Utility Cost Recovery
Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks

Election history

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Middleton won re-election to District 85 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He defeated Jeffery Harness in the August 2 primary and was unopposed in the November 8 general election. [2]

Mississippi House of Representatives District 85 Democratic Primary, 2011
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngChuck Middleton Incumbent 56.7% 2,983
Jeffery Harness 43.3% 2,277
Total Votes 5,260

2007

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007 Middleton was re-elected in District 85, running unopposed.[3] He defeated Arnold Clark in the primary election by a margin of 1,692 to 416. [4]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 85 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
America "Chuck" Middleton (D) 6,050 100.00%

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Middleton received $16,900 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[5]

Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to America Chuck Middleton's campaign in 2011
Middleton, America$6,000
Johnny Stringer PAC$2,000
Friends Of Cecil Brown$1,000
House Democratic Leadership Of Mississippi$1,000
AT&T$800
Total Raised in 2011 $16,900
Total Votes received in 2011 6,939
Cost of each vote received $2.44

2007

In 2007, Middleton collected $9,000 in donations.[6]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Mississippi House Democratic Leadership $2,000
AT&T $1,000
Electric Power Associates of Mississippi $800
Mississippi Power Co. $500
Home Builders Association $500

Personal

Middleton is the founder of Friends for Progress.[1]

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1996–present
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