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Revision as of 03:06, 26 January 2012

Bobby Shows
Bobby Shows.jpg
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

2012-2013

During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Shows has been appointed to the following committees:

2010-2011

During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Shows was appointed to the following committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Shows won re-election to District 89 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He ran unopposed in the August 2 primary and defeated Jerdon Welborn in the November 8 general election. [3]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 89 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBobby Shows Incumbent 70.5% 5,721
     Democrat Jerdon Welborn 29.5% 2,398
Total Votes 8,119

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

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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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