Chip Rogers

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Chip Rogers
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Georgia State Senate District 21
Incumbent
Assumed office
2005
Current term ends
2010
Political party Republican
Profession Real Estate
Website Senate website
Chip Rogers is a Republican member of the Georgia State Senate, representing the 21st district. Rogers is the Senate Majority Leader.

Rogers served in the Georgia State House of Representatives from 2002 to 2004. He then joined the Georgia State Senate in 2005 and has served in that position since.

Rogers is self employed in Real Estate. He is also currently a Radio Station Owner.

Rogers earned his Bachelors in Economics from the Georgia Institute of Technology. He went on to receive his Masters in Business Administration from Georgia State University.

Committee assignments

Elections

2010

See also: Georgia State Senate elections, 2010

Rogers is running for re-election to the 21st district seat in 2010. He faces a Democratic opponent, Patrick Thompson, on November 2, 2010.

2008

On November 4, 2008, Rogers won re-election to the Georgia Senate from Georgia's 21st Senate district. Rogers received 61,991 votes in the election, defeating Carlos Lopez (D), who received 18,776 votes, and Francis Parmar (write-in), who received 5 votes.[1] Rogers raised $291,330 for his campaign in 2008; Lopez raised $8,025.[2]

Georgia Senate, District 21
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Chip Rogers (R) 61,991 76.7%
Carlos Lopez 18,776 23.2%
Francis Parmar 5 0.0%

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008, Rogers collected $291,330 in campaign donations.[3] The six largest contributors to his campaign were as follows:

Donor Amount
Georgia Oilmen's Association $5,000
Titlemax Managment $4,300
Home Builders Association of Georgia $4,300
Georgia Medical Association $4,000
Georgia Chiropractic Association $4,000
AFLAC $4,000

Personal

Rogers and his wife, Amy, have four children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Georgia State Senate - District 21
2005–present
Succeeded by
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