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name                = C. Scott Bounds |
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|Name = C. Scott Bounds
political position  = Mississippi House Of Representatives District 44 |
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incumbency          = Incumbent |
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|Position = Mississippi House of Representatives, District 44
assumed office     = 2004 |
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|Status = Incumbent
term ends          = 2012 |
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|Tenure = 2004 - present
political party    = [[Republican]] |
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|Term ends = January 3, 2016
profession          Territory Manager, Working Solutions, LLC |
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|Assumed office = 2004
website             = [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/bounds.xml House site] |
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|Political party = Republican
}}{{tnr}}'''Scott Bounds''' (b. February 12, 1962) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]].  He has represented the 44th District since 2004.
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}}{{tnr}}'''C. Scott Bounds''' (b. February 12, 1962) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]], representing District 44.  He was first elected to the chamber in 2003.
  
Bounds is a Territorial Manager for Working Solutions, Limited Liability Company.  He is previously worked as a store manager for Broland Building Supply, Incorporated, Triple V, Incorporated, and Bounds Home Furnishings, Incorporated.
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Bounds was initially elected as a [[Democrat]]. On May 10, 2010, Bounds announced he would be switching his affiliation to the Republican Party. He noted his conservative beliefs for the change.<ref>[http://www.wxvt.com/Global/story.asp?S=12457698 ''WXVT,'' "State Rep. Bounds joins Republican Party," May 10, 2010]</ref>
Retail/Sales and Management, Building Supply, Home Center.
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Bounds is Board Member/Program Director of the [[sunshinereview:Neshoba County, Mississippi|Neshoba County]] Fair Association, Incorporated, and a member of the National Rifle Association, Neshoba County Farm Bureau, and Neshoba County Forestry Association.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=40166 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Bounds]</ref>
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==Biography==
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Bounds' professional experience includes working as a Territorial Manager for Working Solutions, LLC; and store manager for Broland Building Supply, Triple V, and Bounds Home Furnishings, Incorporated.<ref name=vs>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=40166 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Bounds]</ref>
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
Bounds currently serves on the following committees:
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===2012-2013===
* [[Conservation and Water Resources Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Conservation and Water Resources]]
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During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Bounds served on the following committees:
* [[Juvenile Justice Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Juvenile Justice]]
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* [[Labor Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Labor]]
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* [[Public Property Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Public Property]]
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* [[Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks]]
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==Elections==
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = Mississippi
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|year = 2012
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Appropriations
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|Committee2 = Conservation and Water Resources
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|Committee3 = Judiciary A
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|Committee4 = Judiciary En Banc
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|Committee5 = Public Property
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|Committee6 = Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks
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|Chair6 = Chair
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}}
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===2010-2011===
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During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Bounds 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 = Conservation and Water Resources
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|Committee2 = Juvenile Justice
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|Committee3 = Labor
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|Committee4 = Public Property
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|Committee5 = Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks
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}}
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==Election history==
 
===2011===
 
===2011===
 
:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011]]''
  
Bounds is running in the 2011 election for [[Mississippi House of Representatives]] District 44.  He is running unopposed in the primary on August 2, 2011.  No Democratic candidates filed to run for election.  The general election takes place on November 8, 2011. <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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On November 8, 2011, Bounds won re-election to District 44 of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]].  He ran unopposed in the August 2 primary and was unchallenged 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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:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007]]''
  
On November 6, 2007 Bounds was re-elected in District 44, defeating Republican challenger Danny Ray Petty.<ref>http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MS&y=2007&f=H&so=O&p=2#sorttable</ref>
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On November 6, 2007 Bounds was re-elected in District 44, defeating Republican challenger Danny Ray Petty.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MS&y=2007&f=H&so=O&p=2#sorttable ''Follow the Money'', 2007 Mississippi House candidates.]</ref><ref>[http://www.sos.state.ms.us/elections/2007/Statewide%20Elections.asp ''Mississippi Secretary of State'', 2007 election results.]</ref>
  
 
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==Campaign donors==
 
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===2011===
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In 2011, Bounds received $21,985 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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|Chamber = Mississippi House of Representatives
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 21985
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|total votes = 6088
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|org1 = Mississippi Medical Association
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|org2 = Rousanville, Rex & Joann
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|org3 = Advance America Cash Advance
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|org4 = Mississippi Consumer Finance Association
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|org5 = AT&T
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|orgdonor1 = 1,000
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|orgdonor2 = 500
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|orgdonor3 = 500
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|orgdonor4 = 500
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|orgdonor5 = 500
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|}}
  
 
===2007===
 
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In 2007, Bounds collected $42,564 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94517 ''Follow the Money'', 2007 contributions to C. Scott Bounds.]</ref>
In 2007, Bounds collected $42,564 in donations.<ref> http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94517</ref>
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Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.
 
Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.
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==Party switch==
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==Personal==
On May 10, 2010, Bounds announced he would be switching parties from Democrat to Republican. He noted his conservative beliefs for the change.<ref>[http://www.wxvt.com/Global/story.asp?S=12457698 ''WXVT,'' "State Rep. Bounds joins Republican Party," May 10, 2010]</ref>
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Bounds has been a board member of and program director for the Neshoba County Fair Association, and a member of the National Rifle Association, Neshoba County Farm Bureau, and Neshoba County Forestry Association.<ref name=vs/>
 
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==Contact Information==
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Capitol Address:<br>
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Post Office Box 1018<br>
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Jackson, MS 39215<br>
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District Address:<br>
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45 Carla Drive<br>
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Philadelphia, MS 39350<br>
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Phone: 601-656-1765                601-656-1765       (Home)
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Email:<br>
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sbounds@house.ms.gov
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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* [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/bounds.xml Mississippi House Member Page]
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* [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/bounds.xml Office website]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=40166 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=40166 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=40166 Biography on Project Vote]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=40166 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=113989 2009], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94517 2007], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77901 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=17555 2003]
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* Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=113989 2009], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94517 2007], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77901 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=17555 2003]
  
 
==References==
 
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C. Scott Bounds
C. Scott Bounds.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives, District 44
Incumbent
In office
2004 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 10
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 4, 2003
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Personal
BirthdayFebruary 12, 1962
ProfessionManager, Working Solutions, LLC
ReligionSouthern Baptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
C. Scott Bounds (b. February 12, 1962) is a Republican member of the Mississippi House of Representatives, representing District 44. He was first elected to the chamber in 2003.

Bounds was initially elected as a Democrat. On May 10, 2010, Bounds announced he would be switching his affiliation to the Republican Party. He noted his conservative beliefs for the change.[1]

Biography

Bounds' professional experience includes working as a Territorial Manager for Working Solutions, LLC; and store manager for Broland Building Supply, Triple V, and Bounds Home Furnishings, Incorporated.[2]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Bounds served on the following committees:

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2012
Appropriations
Conservation and Water Resources
Judiciary A
Judiciary En Banc
Public Property
Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks, Chair

2010-2011

During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Bounds served on the following committees:

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2010
Conservation and Water Resources
Juvenile Justice
Labor
Public Property
Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks

Election history

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Bounds won re-election to District 44 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He ran unopposed in the August 2 primary and was unchallenged in the November 8 general election. [3]

2007

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007 Bounds was re-elected in District 44, defeating Republican challenger Danny Ray Petty.[4][5]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 44 (2007)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png C. Scott Bounds (D) 5,060
Danny Ray Petty (R) 1,119

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Bounds received $21,985 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[6]

Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to C. Scott Bounds's campaign in 2011
Mississippi Medical Association$1,000
Rousanville, Rex & Joann$500
Advance America Cash Advance$500
Mississippi Consumer Finance Association$500
AT&T$500
Total Raised in 2011 $21,985
Total Votes received in 2011 6,088
Cost of each vote received $3.61

2007

In 2007, Bounds collected $42,564 in donations.[7]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Mississippi Hospital Association $3,000
Mississippi Bankers Association $2,000
AT&T $1,400
Bounds, Scott & Jennifer $1,200
Mississippi Manufacturers Association $1,000

Personal

Bounds has been a board member of and program director for the Neshoba County Fair Association, and a member of the National Rifle Association, Neshoba County Farm Bureau, and Neshoba County Forestry Association.[2]

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