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Name               = Clara Burnett |
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|Name = Clara Burnett
Position = Mississippi House of Representatives District 9|
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Status = Incumbent |
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|Position = Mississippi House of Representatives District 9
Political party    = Democratic |
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|Status = Incumbent
Tenure = 2004 - present |
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|Tenure = 2004 - Present
Term ends = January 10, 2012 |
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|Term ends = January 10, 2012
Total terms = 2 |
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|Assumed office = 2004
Political party = Democratic |
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|Political party = Democratic
Leadership = Vice-Chair, Gaming Committee |
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Years leadership = 2008 - present |
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Office website = http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/burnett.xml |
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Base salary = $10,000 per year |
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Per diem = $109/day |
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Last elected = [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007|November 6, 2007]] |
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First elected = November 4, 2003 |
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Next election = [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011|November 8, 2011]] |
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Bachelor's = Jackson State University |
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Master's = Delta State University |
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Birthday = August 28, 1941 |
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|Base salary = $10,000 per year
Profession = Funeral director |
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}}{{tnr}}'''Clara Burnett''' (b. August 28, 1941) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]].  She has represented the 9th District since 2004.
 
}}{{tnr}}'''Clara Burnett''' (b. August 28, 1941) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]].  She has represented the 9th District since 2004.
  

Revision as of 14:21, 8 September 2011

Clara Burnett
Clara Burnett.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives District 9
Incumbent
In office
2004 - Present
Term ends
January 10, 2012
Years in position 10
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$10,000 per year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2007
First electedNovember 4, 2003
Next generalNovember 8, 2011
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sJackson State University
M.D.Delta State University
Personal
ProfessionFuneral director
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Clara Burnett (b. August 28, 1941) is a Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives. She has represented the 9th District since 2004.

Burnett is a funeral director and previously worked as a teacher. She earned her MS from Delta State and BS from Jackson State University.[1]

Committee assignments

Burnett currently serves on the following committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

Burnett is running in the 2011 election for Mississippi House of Representatives District 9. She ran unopposed in the primary on August 2, 2011. No Republican candidates filed to run for election. The general election takes place on November 8, 2011. [2]

2007

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007 Burnett won re-election in District 9. She defeated Henry Sonny Nickson, Jr. in the primary election.[3] Burnett ran unopposed in the general election, garnering a total of 4,060 votes.[4]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 9 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
Clara Burnett (D) 4,060 100.00%

Campaign donors

2007

In 2007, Burnett collected $2,600 in donations.[5]

Listed below are the largest contributors to her campaign.

Donor Amount
Unitemized Contributions $2,600

Contact Information

Capitol Address:
Post Office Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215

District Address:
Post Office Box 469
Tunica, MS 38676
Phone: 662-363-2531               662-363-2531                     662-363-2531       (Business)
Phone: 662-363-1730 (Home)

Email:
cburnett@house.ms.gov

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 9
2004–present
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