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'''Chuck Middleton''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]], representing the 85th District since 1996.
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|Name = America "Chuck" Middleton
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|Profile picture = America Chuck Middleton.jpg
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|Position = Mississippi House of Representatives, District 85
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|Status = Incumbent
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|Tenure = 1996 - present
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|Term ends = January 3, 2016
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|Last election = [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011|November 8, 2011]]
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|First elected = November 7, 1995
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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.
  
==Background==
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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>
  
==Contact Information==
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==Committee assignments==
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===2012-2013===
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During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Middleton served on the following committees:
  
Capitol Address<br>
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{{Committee Assignments
Post Office Box 1018<br>
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|State = Mississippi
Jackson, MS 39215-1018<br><br>
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|year = 2012
District Address<br>
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
Post Office Box 685<br>
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|Committee1 = Constitution
Port Gibson, MS 39150<br>
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|Committee2 = Forestry
Phone: 601-529-9928 (Business)<br>
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|Committee3 = Gaming
Phone: 601-437-8502 (Home)
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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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}}
  
Email:<br>
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===2010-2011===
amiddleton@house.ms.gov
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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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}}
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==Election history==
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===2011===
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:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011]]''
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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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}}
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===2007===
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:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007]]''
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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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{{Votepercentbox |
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  office = Mississippi House of Representatives, District 85 (2007)
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}}
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|-
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| colspan="2" | '''America "Chuck" Middleton (D)'''
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| align="right" | '''6,050'''
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| align="center" | '''100.00%'''
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|}
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==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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{{slp donor box 2011
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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===
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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>
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Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.
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|-
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| Mississippi House Democratic Leadership
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| align="right" | $2,000
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| AT&T
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| align="right" | $1,000
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| Electric Power Associates of Mississippi
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| align="right" | $800
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| Mississippi Power Co.
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| align="right" | $500
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| Home Builders Association
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| align="right" | $500
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|}
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==Personal==
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Middleton is the founder of Friends for Progress.<ref name=vs/>
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
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* [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/middleton.xml Office website]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=8842 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=8842 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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* Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=114014 2009], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94729 2007], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77995 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=17811 2003], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=38255 1999]
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==References==
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* [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/middleton.xml Mississippi House Member Page]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=8842 Biography on Project Vote Smart]
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*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=114014 2009], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94729 2007], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77995 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=17811 2003], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=38255 1999]
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Revision as of 02:09, 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]

External links

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Mississippi House of Representatives District 85
1996–present
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