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Clyde Holloway
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Louisiana Public Service Commission District 4
Incumbent
In office
April 27, 2009 - Present
Term ends
December 31, 2016
Years in position 5
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$130,000
Elections and appointments
First electedApril 4, 2009
Campaign $$348,334
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
U.S. House, Louisiana, District 8
1987-1993
Websites
Office website
Clyde Holloway is a member of the Louisiana Public Service Commission, representing District 4.

He was a 2013 Republican candidate seeking election to the U.S. House representing the 1st Congressional District of Louisiana.[1][2] He was defeated in the open primary on October 19, 2013.[3]

He was the U.S. House member from Louisiana's 8th Congressional District from 1987 to 1993. The seat was abolished through reapportionment.[2]

Biography

Holloway began his career working for National and Pan American Airlines for 18 years. During that time he began a small Forest Hill nursery business. He was elected to Congress in 1987, serving in the US House of Representatives until 1993. He was appointed by President Bush in 2006 as the USDA State Director of Rural Development, serving in that role until 2009. Holloway was elected to the LPSC in April 2009 and has served on that body since.[4]

Political career

Louisiana Public Service Commission (2009-present)

Holloway has represented District 4 on the Louisiana Public Service Commission since 2009.

U.S. House, Louisiana's 8th District (1987-1993)

He was the U.S. House member from Louisiana's 8th Congressional District from 1987 to 1993. The seat was abolished through reapportionment.[5]

Elections

2013

See also: Louisiana's 5th Congressional District special election, 2013

Holloway ran for the U.S. House representing the 5th Congressional District of Louisiana.[1] The election was held to replace Rodney Alexander, who announced his resignation in order to take a position as the next Secretary of the Louisiana Department of Veterans Affairs at the end of September 2013.[6][2] He was defeated in the open primary on October 19, 2013.[3]

U.S. House, Louisiana District 5 Special Election Open Primary, 2013
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngNeil Riser 32% 33,045
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngVance McAllister 17.8% 18,386
     Republican Clyde Holloway 10.9% 11,250
     Republican Phillip "Blake" Weatherly 0.5% 517
     Republican Jay Morris 6.9% 7,083
     Democratic Marcus Hunter 3% 3,088
     Democratic Robert Johnson 9.6% 9,971
     Democratic Jamie Mayo 14.8% 15,317
     Democratic Weldon Russell 2.5% 2,554
     Libertarian Henry Herford, Jr. 0.9% 886
     Libertarian S.B.A. Zaitoon 0.1% 129
     Green Eliot Barron 0.5% 492
     Independent Tom Gibbs 0.3% 324
     Independent Peter Williams 0.3% 335
Total Votes 103,377
Source: Official results via Louisiana Secretary of State

2009

Holloway won election to Louisiana Public Service Commission District 4 on April 4, 2009.[7]

Louisiana Public Service Commission, District 4, 2009
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngClyde Holloway 43.5% 32,258
     Democratic "Joe" McPherson 42.6% 31,610
     Republican Gil Pinac 13.9% 10,280
Total Votes 74,148
Election Results Via: Louisiana Secretary of State

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Holloway is available dating back to 2003. Based on available campaign finance records, Holloway raised a total of $348,334 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 11, 2013.[8]

Clyde Holloway's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2011 Louisiana Public Service Commissioner District 4 Not up for election $110,298
2009 Louisiana Public Service Commissioner District 4 Won $236,536
2003 Lieutenant Governor of Louisiana Defeated $1,500
Grand Total Raised $348,334

2009

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