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==Elections==
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===2007===
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On November 6, 2007, Briggs Hopson ran for District 23 of the [[Mississippi State Senate]], beating Eric Rawlings. <ref>[http://www.sos.state.ms.us/elections/2007/Statewide%20Results/State%20Senate%20%28Multi-County%20Districts%29.pdf ''Mississippi State Senate official election results for 2007'']</ref>
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Briggs Hopson raised $131,363 for his campaign.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94662 ''Follow the Money's report on Hopson's 2007 campaign contributions'']</ref>
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| colspan="2" | '''Briggs Hopson (R)'''
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| align="right" | '''9867'''
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| align="center" |  68.9%
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| colspan="2" | Eric Rawlings (D)
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==

Revision as of 08:45, 30 June 2010

Briggs Hopson
Mississippi State Senate District 23
Incumbent
Assumed office
2008
Current term ends
2012
Political party Republican
Profession Attorney
Website Senate website
Briggs Hopson (b. October 10, 1965) is a Republican member of the Mississippi State Senate, representing the 23rd Senatorial District.

Education

Hopson attended the University of Mississippi.

Professional experience

Hopson has worked as an Adjunct Professor at the Mississippi College Law School. He is currently an Attorney.

Political experience

Hopson joined the Mississippi State Senate in 2008. He has served in that position since, representing the 23rd district.

Committee assignments

Elections

2007

On November 6, 2007, Briggs Hopson ran for District 23 of the Mississippi State Senate, beating Eric Rawlings. [1]

Briggs Hopson raised $131,363 for his campaign.[2]

Mississippi Senate, District 23
Candidates Votes Percent
Briggs Hopson (R) 9867 68.9%
Eric Rawlings (D) 4443 31.1%

Campaign donors

2009

In 2009 Briggs Hopson collected $8,872 in donations. [3]

His five largest contributors in 2009 were:

Donor Amount
Mississippi Eye PAC $1,000
AT&T $1,000
Georgia-Pacific $1,000
Affiliated Computer Systems $1,000
Entertainment Software Association $1,000

Personal

Hopson and his wife, Allison, have three children.

Contact Information

Capitol Address:
Post Office Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
Phone: 601-359-3211

District Address:
405 Long Leaf Cove
Vicksburg, MS 39180

Email:
bhopson@senate.ms.gov

External links

Political offices
Preceded by
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Mississippi State Senate District 23
2008–present
Succeeded by
NA


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