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|Name = Charles Young
 
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|Position = Mississippi House of Representatives District 82
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|Status = Incumbent
 
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|Tenure = 2012 - present
 
|Tenure = 2012 - present
 
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|Per diem = $123/day
 
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|Last election = [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011|November 8, 2011]]
 
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|Office website = http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/young.xml
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Charles Young''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]].  He has represented the 82nd District since 2012.
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}}{{tnr}}'''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==
 
==Committee assignments==
 
===2012-2013===
 
===2012-2013===
During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Young has been appointed to the following committees:
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During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Young served on the following committees:
* [[Corrections Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Corrections]]
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* [[Forestry Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Forestry]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Local and Private Legislation Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Local and Private Legislation]]
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|State = Mississippi
* [[Universities and Colleges Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Universities and Colleges]]
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|year = 2012
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Corrections
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|Committee2 = Forestry
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|Committee3 = Local and Private Legislation
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|Committee4 = Universities and Colleges
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}}
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives 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. <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, 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.<ref>[http://www.sos.ms.gov/elections_results_2011.aspx ''Mississippi Secretary of State'', "2011 Primary Election Results," accessed February 13, 2014]</ref><ref>[http://www.sos.ms.gov/page.aspx?s=7&s1=1&s2=92 ''Mississippi Secretary of State,'' "Official 2011 General Election Results," accessed February 13, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
 
===2011===
 
===2011===
In 2011, Young received $19,930 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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In 2011, Young received $19,930 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'', "Mississippi 2011 - Candidates," accessed February 13, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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==Recent news==
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This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term '''Charles + Young + Mississippi + Legislature'''
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
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==See also==
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*[[Mississippi State Legislature]]
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*[[Mississippi House of Representatives]]
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*[[Mississippi House of Representatives#Standing committees|House Committees]]
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*[[Mississippi State Legislature#Joint legislative committees|Joint Committees]]
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*[[Mississippi state legislative districts]]
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/young.xml Office website]
*[http://young4district82.com/ Official campaign website]
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*[http://young4district82.com/ Campaign website]
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=130660 Project Vote Smart biographical profile]
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*[http://openstates.org/ms/legislators/MSL000225/charles-young-jr/ Profile from Open States]
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*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=130660 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
  
 
==References==
 
==References==

Revision as of 14:43, 15 May 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 3
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$123/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

Recent news

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See also

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