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Revision as of 15:29, 4 April 2014

Charles Young
Charles Young.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives, District 82
Incumbent
In office
2012 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 2
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 8, 2011
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Charles Young, Jr. is a Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives, representing District 82. He was first elected to the chamber in 2011.

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2012
Corrections
Forestry
Local and Private Legislation
Universities and Colleges

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Young won election to District 82 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He defeated incumbent Wilbert Jones in the August 2 primary and was unchallenged in the November 8 general election.[1][2]

Mississippi House of Representatives District 82 Democratic Primary, 2011
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngCharles Young 53.5% 1,021
Wilbert Jones Incumbent 46.5% 888
Total Votes 1,909

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Young received $19,930 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[3]

Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Charles Young's campaign in 2011
Young, Arthur$3,500
Young, Arthur$3,000
Young Jr, Charles$1,600
Dulaney, Tommy E$1,000
Mississippi Hospital Association$1,000
Total Raised in 2011 $19,930
Total Votes received in 2011 3,818
Cost of each vote received $5.22

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Political offices
Preceded by
Wilbert Jones
Mississippi House of Representatives District 82
2012-present
Succeeded by
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