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Bobby Shows
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 89
Incumbent
In office
1992 - Present
Term ends
January 3, 2012
Years in position 22
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$10,000 per year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2007
First electedNovember 5, 1991
Next generalNovember 8, 2011
Term limitsN/A
Personal
BirthdayAugust 28, 1938
ProfessionBusiness Owner
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Bobby Shows (b. August 28, 1938) is a Republican member of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He has represented the 89th District since 1992, when he was elected as a Democrat. Shows switched to the Republican side of the aisle in December 2010.[1]

Shows is co-owner of Shows Brothers Farm Supply.

He is a member of Cattlemen's Association, Farm Bureau, M&M Bank Board, Mississippi Arts Fair for Handicapped Board, and Board Chair of Southeastern Mississippi Livestock Association.[2]

Committee assignments

Shows currently serves on the following committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

Shows is running in the 2011 election for Mississippi House of Representatives District 89. He ran unopposed in the primary on August 2, 2011. Democratic candidate Jerdon Welborn ran unopposed in the August 2 Democratic primary. The general election takes place on November 8, 2011. [3]

2007

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007, Shows was re-elected in District 89, running unopposed.[4] He defeated Tucker Buchanan in the primary election. [5]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 89 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
Bobby Shows (D) 6,534 100.00%

Campaign donors

2007

In 2007, Shows collected $32,150 in donations.[6]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Howard, Billy $3,000
Mississippi Medical Association $3,000
Mississippi Bankers Association $2,000
Mississippi Association of Realtors $1,500
AT&T $1,500

Contact Information

Capitol Address:
Post Office Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215

District Address:
Post Office Box 373
Ellisville, MS 39437

Email:
bshows@house.ms.gov

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 89
1992–present
Succeeded by
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