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|Position = Mississippi House of Representatives District 26
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}}{{tnr}}'''Chuck Espy''' is a [[Democrat]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]].  He has represented the 26th District since 2000.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Chuck Espy''' is a [[Democrat]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]], representing District 26.  He was first elected to the chamber in 1999.
  
Espy earned his BA from Southern University at Baton Rouge.  He is the owner of the Century Funeral Home and Burial Association and the Espy Cemetery Corporation.
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==Biography==
 
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Espy earned his B.A. from Southern University at Baton Rouge.  His professional experience includes working as the owner of the Century Funeral Home and Burial Association and the Espy Cemetery Corporation.<ref name=vs>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=69917 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Espy]</ref>
Espy is founder of the Chuck Espy Foundation, Chairman of the Foundation for Education and Economic Development, and a member of the Haven United Methodist Church, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated, President's Council on Race Relations, and the Prince Hall Masons.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=69917 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Espy]</ref>
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:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007]]''
  
On November 6, 2007 Espy was re-elected in District 26, running unopposed. He defeated Buster Moton in the primary election.<ref>http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MS&y=2007&f=H&so=O&p=2#sorttable</ref>
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On November 6, 2007 Espy was re-elected in District 26, running unopposed. He defeated Buster Moton in the primary election.<ref>[http://www.sos.state.ms.us/elections/2007/Statewide%20Elections.asp ''Mississippi Secretary of State'', 2007 election results.]</ref>
  
 
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===2007===
 
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In 2007, Espy collected $34,494 in donations.<ref> http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94604</ref>
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In 2007, Espy collected $34,494 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94604 ''Follow the Money'', 2007 contributions to Chuck Espy.]</ref>
  
 
Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.
 
Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.
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==Contact Information==
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==Personal==
 
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Espy is the founder of the Chuck Espy Foundation; and has been Chairman of the Foundation for Education and Economic Development, and a member of the Haven United Methodist Church, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, President's Council on Race Relations, and the Prince Hall Masons.<ref name=vs/>
Capitol Address:<br>
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Post Office Box 1018<br>
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Jackson, MS 39215<br>
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District Address:<br>
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Post Office Box 1508<br>
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Clarksdale, MS 38614<br>
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Phone: 662-627-4182<br>
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Email:<br>
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cespy@house.ms.gov
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==External links==
 
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* [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/espy.xml Office website]
* [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/espy.xml Mississippi House Member Page]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=69917 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=69917 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=69917 Biography on Project Vote]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=69917 Biography on Project Vote]

Revision as of 09:42, 6 June 2013

Chuck Espy
Chuck Espy.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives, District 26
Incumbent
In office
2000 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 14
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 2, 1999
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sSouthern University at Baton Rouge
Personal
ProfessionFuneral home owner
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Chuck Espy is a Democrat member of the Mississippi House of Representatives, representing District 26. He was first elected to the chamber in 1999.

Biography

Espy earned his B.A. from Southern University at Baton Rouge. His professional experience includes working as the owner of the Century Funeral Home and Burial Association and the Espy Cemetery Corporation.[1]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

2010-2011

During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Espy was appointed to the following committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Espy won re-election to District 26 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He ran unopposed in the August 2 primary and was unchallenged the November 8 general election. [2]

2007

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007 Espy was re-elected in District 26, running unopposed. He defeated Buster Moton in the primary election.[3]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 26 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
Cuck Espy (D) 2,628 100.0%

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Espy received $4,700 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Chuck Espy's campaign in 2011
Mississippi Medical Association$500
Health Management Associates Of Mississippi$500
Chevron Policy Govt$500
Mississippi Consumer Finance Association$500
Atmos Energy$500
Total Raised in 2011 $4,700
Total Votes received in 2011 2,919
Cost of each vote received $1.61

2007

In 2007, Espy collected $34,494 in donations.[5]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Espy, Chuck $2,000
Espy, Henry $2,000
Newson, Johnny $1,380
Espy, Vickie $1,200
MRBAPAC $1,000

Personal

Espy is the founder of the Chuck Espy Foundation; and has been Chairman of the Foundation for Education and Economic Development, and a member of the Haven United Methodist Church, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, President's Council on Race Relations, and the Prince Hall Masons.[1]

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Preceded by
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 26
2000-present
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