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Casey Eure
CaseyEure.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives, District 116
Incumbent
In office
February 3, 2011 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedFebruary 2011
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Personal
BirthdayMarch 1, 1978
Place of birthJackson, Mississippi
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Casey Eure is a Republican member of the Mississippi House of Representatives, representing District 116. He was first elected in a 2011 special election to fill the seat vacated by Steven Palazzo (R), who was elected to the U.S. House in the November 2, 2010 general election.

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2012
Appropriations
Gaming
Judiciary B
Judiciary En Banc
Marine Resources
Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks

Issues

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Casey Eure endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [1]

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Eure won re-election to District 116 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He ran unopposed in the August 2 primary and defeated Quentin Lyles in the November 8 general election.[2][3]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 116 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngCasey Eure Incumbent 76.6% 4,212
     Democratic Quentin Lyles 23.4% 1,289
Total Votes 5,501

2011 special election

See also: State legislative special elections, 2011; Mississippi state legislative special elections, 2011

Eure and Jim Atchison (R) garnered the most votes in the January 11, 2011 special election to Mississippi House of Representatives District 116. The race proceeded to a runoff, where Eure defeated Atchison.[4][5][6]

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Eure received $85,152 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[7]

Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Casey Eure's campaign in 2011
Guice Iv, William Lee$3,000
Tsg Agency Llc$2,350
Mississippi House Republican Conference$2,000
Gary, David A$2,000
Mississippi Association Of Realtors$2,000
Total Raised in 2011 $85,152
Total Votes received in 2011 4,212
Cost of each vote received $20.22

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Political offices
Preceded by
Steven Palazzo (R)
Mississippi House of Representatives District 116
2011–present
Succeeded by
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