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{{tnr}}'''Carlos Moore''' is a 2011 [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Mississippi State Senate elections, 2011#District 14|District 14]] of the [[Mississippi State Senate]].  
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{{tnr}}'''Carlos Moore''' was a 2011 [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Mississippi State Senate elections, 2011#District 14|District 14]] of the [[Mississippi State Senate]].  
  
 
Moore is the founder and managing attorney of Moore Law Office, PLLC. Previously, he worked as an Assistant City Prosecutor for the City of Grenada from 2002-2006 and for Harlow Law Firm in Grenada, MS.
 
Moore is the founder and managing attorney of Moore Law Office, PLLC. Previously, he worked as an Assistant City Prosecutor for the City of Grenada from 2002-2006 and for Harlow Law Firm in Grenada, MS.
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Moore is running in the 2011 election for [[Mississippi State Senate|Mississippi Senate]] District 14.  He ran unopposed in the primary on August 2, 2011.  Incumbent [[Lydia Chassaniol]] ran unopposed in the Republican primary. 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 Department of State,'' 2011 Official State Senate Candidate List]</ref>
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Moore was defeated in the 2011 election for [[Mississippi State Senate|Mississippi Senate]] District 14.  He ran unopposed in the primary on August 2, 2011.  Incumbent [[Lydia Chassaniol]] ran unopposed in the Republican primary. Chassaniol defeated Moore in the general election on November 8, 2011. <ref>[http://www.sos.ms.gov/links/elections/home/tab1/2011%20Mississippi%20House%20and%20Senate%20Candidates.pdf ''Mississippi Department of State,'' 2011 Official State Senate Candidate List]</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 13:56, 15 November 2011

Carlos Moore
Carlos Moore.jpg
Candidate for
Mississippi State Senate District 14
PartyDemocratic
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of South Alabama
J.D.Florida State University College of Law
Personal
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Campaign website
Carlos Moore was a 2011 Democratic candidate for District 14 of the Mississippi State Senate.

Moore is the founder and managing attorney of Moore Law Office, PLLC. Previously, he worked as an Assistant City Prosecutor for the City of Grenada from 2002-2006 and for Harlow Law Firm in Grenada, MS.

Moore graduated from the University of South Alabama and the Florida State University College of Law.[1]

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi State Senate elections, 2011

Moore was defeated in the 2011 election for Mississippi Senate District 14. He ran unopposed in the primary on August 2, 2011. Incumbent Lydia Chassaniol ran unopposed in the Republican primary. Chassaniol defeated Moore in the general election on November 8, 2011. [2]

Issues

On his website, Moore highlights the following issues:

  • Economic development
  • Quality education from Pre-K to College
"My top education priorities:
  1. Providing teachers with support - We must value our teachers
  2. Meeting the demands of children - Preparing students for a "New Ecomony"
  3. Fully funding education - Not cents by dollars
  4. Community engagement - It takes all of us
  5. Innovations in teach and learning - Teaching a new age
  • Accessible and affordable healthcare
  • Safe neighborhoods, towns, and cities"[3]

Personal

Moore was named the 2007-08 Outstanding Young Lawyer of Mississippi by the Mississippi Bar Young Lawyers Division, and was the first African-American ever to receive the award. In 2010, he received the Meritorious Service Award from the NBA Young Lawyers Division and was named a "Rising Star" in the Mid-South Super Lawyers publication. He and his wife, Natalie, have one daughter.[1]

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