|Mississippi House Of Representatives District 9|
| Assumed office|
| Current term ends|
Burnett is a funeral director and previously worked as a teacher. She earned her MS from Delta State and BS from Jackson State University.
Burnett currently serves on the following committees:
- Gaming (Vice-Chair)
- Enrolled Bills
- Judiciary B
- Judiciary En Banc
- Juvenile Justice
- Universities and Colleges
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. 
On November 6, 2007 Burnett won re-election in District 9. She defeated Henry Sonny Nickson, Jr. in the primary election. Burnett ran unopposed in the general election, garnering a total of 4,060 votes.
|Mississippi House of Representatives, District X (2007)|
|Clara Burnett (D)||4,060||100.00%|
In 2007, Burnett collected $2,600 in donations.
Listed below are the largest contributors to her campaign.
Post Office Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
Post Office Box 469
Tunica, MS 38676
Phone: 662-363-2531 662-363-2531 662-363-2531 (Business)
Phone: 662-363-1730 (Home)
- Mississippi House Member Page
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2009, 2007, 2005, 2003
|Mississippi House of Representatives District 9
| Succeeded by|
State of Mississippi
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