Difference between revisions of "Basil Marceaux, Sr."

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
m (Text replace - "," Accessed August" to "," accessed August")
m (Text replace - "m'' "" to "m'', "")
Line 56: Line 56:
 
}}{{tnr}}'''Basil Marceaux''' {{2014is}} a [[Republican]] candidate for [[Governor of Tennessee]] in the [[Tennessee gubernatorial election, 2014|2014 elections]].<ref name=filing>[http://www.tn.gov/sos/election/PetitionsFiled.pdf ''Tennessee Secretary of State,'' "Elections," April 7, 2014]</ref>
 
}}{{tnr}}'''Basil Marceaux''' {{2014is}} a [[Republican]] candidate for [[Governor of Tennessee]] in the [[Tennessee gubernatorial election, 2014|2014 elections]].<ref name=filing>[http://www.tn.gov/sos/election/PetitionsFiled.pdf ''Tennessee Secretary of State,'' "Elections," April 7, 2014]</ref>
  
He was a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Republican]] candidate for [[Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2012#District 27|District 27]] of the [[Tennessee House of Representatives]]. He is a frequent state and federal candidate, having achieved national recognition during his run for Governor in 2010.<ref>[http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2012/jul/17/richard-floyd-faces-marceaux-in-house-district-27/ ''Timesfreepress.com'' "Richard Floyd faces Basil Marceaux in House District 27," accessed July 27, 2012]</ref>
+
He was a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Republican]] candidate for [[Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2012#District 27|District 27]] of the [[Tennessee House of Representatives]]. He is a frequent state and federal candidate, having achieved national recognition during his run for Governor in 2010.<ref>[http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2012/jul/17/richard-floyd-faces-marceaux-in-house-district-27/ ''Timesfreepress.com'', "Richard Floyd faces Basil Marceaux in House District 27," accessed July 27, 2012]</ref>
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
Line 81: Line 81:
  
 
====Controversy====
 
====Controversy====
Marceaux was sentenced to 10 days of work at Hamilton County's Silverdale Correctional Facility in April 2012. According to Judge Rebecca Stern's statement, "The defendant's conduct included a verbal display of disagreement with the court's ruling, telling the court that was 'out of order' and that when the defendant wins an election the court 'is going down.'"<ref>[http://blogs.knoxnews.com/humphrey/2012/04/basil-marceaux-goes-to-jail.html ''Knoxnews.com'' "Basil Marceaux Goes to Jail," accessed July 27, 2012]</ref><ref>[http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2012/apr/25/basil-marceaux-do-time-workhouse/?local ''Timesfreepress.com'' "Basil Marceaux to do time in workhouse," accessed July 27, 2012]</ref>  
+
Marceaux was sentenced to 10 days of work at Hamilton County's Silverdale Correctional Facility in April 2012. According to Judge Rebecca Stern's statement, "The defendant's conduct included a verbal display of disagreement with the court's ruling, telling the court that was 'out of order' and that when the defendant wins an election the court 'is going down.'"<ref>[http://blogs.knoxnews.com/humphrey/2012/04/basil-marceaux-goes-to-jail.html ''Knoxnews.com'', "Basil Marceaux Goes to Jail," accessed July 27, 2012]</ref><ref>[http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2012/apr/25/basil-marceaux-do-time-workhouse/?local ''Timesfreepress.com'', "Basil Marceaux to do time in workhouse," accessed July 27, 2012]</ref>  
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==

Revision as of 06:43, 6 May 2014

Basil Marceaux
Placeholder image2.png
Do you have a photo that could go here? Submit it for this profile by emailing us!
Candidate for
Governor of Tennessee
PartyRepublican
CandidateVerification
Basil Marceaux was a Republican candidate for Governor of Tennessee in the 2014 elections.[1]

He was a 2012 Republican candidate for District 27 of the Tennessee House of Representatives. He is a frequent state and federal candidate, having achieved national recognition during his run for Governor in 2010.[2]

Elections

2014

See also: Tennessee gubernatorial election, 2014

Marceaux ran for election to the office of Governor of Tennessee. Marceaux sought the Republican nomination in the primary on August 7. The general election took place November 4, 2014.[1]

2012

See also: Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2012

Marceaux ran in the 2012 election for Tennessee House of Representatives, District 27. Marceaux was defeated by incumbent Richard Floyd in the August 2 primary election.[3][4][5][6]

Tennessee House of Representatives, District 27 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngRichard Floyd Incumbent 91% 7,897
Basil Marceaux, Sr. 9% 782
Total Votes 8,679

Controversy

Marceaux was sentenced to 10 days of work at Hamilton County's Silverdale Correctional Facility in April 2012. According to Judge Rebecca Stern's statement, "The defendant's conduct included a verbal display of disagreement with the court's ruling, telling the court that was 'out of order' and that when the defendant wins an election the court 'is going down.'"[7][8]

Recent news

BP-Initials-UPDATED.png
Know more information about this profile?
Submit a bio

This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "Basil + Marceaux + Tennessee + Governor"

All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.

Basil Marceaux News Feed

  • Loading...

See also

External links

BP-Initials-UPDATED.png
Suggest a link

References