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Name               = Credell Calhoun |
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|Name = Credell Calhoun
Position = Mississippi House of Representatives District 68|
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|Profile picture = Credell Calhoun.jpg  
Status = Incumbent |
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|Position = Mississippi House of Representatives District 68
Tenure = 1980-1992, 2004 - present |
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|Status = Incumbent
Term ends = January 10, 2012 |
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|Tenure = 2004 - Present
Total terms = 5 |
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|Term ends = January 3, 2012
Political party = Democratic |
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|Assumed office = 2004
Office website = http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/calhoun.xml |
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Base salary = $10,000 per year |
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Per diem = $109/day |
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First elected = November 1979 |
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Last election = [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007|November 6, 2007]] |
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Next election = [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011|November 8, 2011]] |
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Bachelor's = Prairie View Agriculture & Medicine University |
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Master's = Prairie View Agriculture & Medicine University |
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Birthday = May 20, 1943 |
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Profession = Businessman
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}}{{tnr}}'''Credell Calhoun''' (b. May 20, 1943) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]].  He has represented the 68th District from 1980-1992 and currently since 2004.
 
}}{{tnr}}'''Credell Calhoun''' (b. May 20, 1943) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]].  He has represented the 68th District from 1980-1992 and currently since 2004.
  

Revision as of 10:42, 20 December 2011

Credell Calhoun
Credell Calhoun.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives District 68
Incumbent
In office
2004 - Present
Term ends
January 3, 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 elected2003
Next generalNovember 8, 2011
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
House of Representatives
1980-1992
Education
Bachelor'sPrairie View Agriculture & Medicine University
Master'sPrairie View Agriculture & Medicine University
Personal
BirthdayMay 20, 1943
ProfessionBusinessman
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Credell Calhoun (b. May 20, 1943) is a Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He has represented the 68th District from 1980-1992 and currently since 2004.

Calhoun is a businessman. He earned his MA and BA from Prairie View Agriculture & Medicine University.

Calhoun is a member of the American Association of Retired Persons, Jayne Aire Community Association, and National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.[1]

Committee assignments

Calhoun currently serves on the following committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Calhoun won re-election to District 68 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 Calhoun was re-elected in District 68, running unopposed.[3]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 68 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
Credell Calhoun (D) 3,507 100.00%

Campaign donors

2007

In 2007, Calhoun collected $2,950 in donations.[4]

Listed below are the largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Tri-Miss Service $500
Mel Luna Saw Co. $400
Ameristar Casinos $350

Contact Information

Capitol Address:
Post Office Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215

District Address:
Post Office Box 3406
Jackson, MS 39207
Phone: 601-948-1217               601-948-1217       (Business)
Phone: 601-949-7561 (Home)

Capitol Email:
ccalhoun@house.ms.gov

External links

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References

Political offices
Preceded by
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 68
2004–present
Succeeded by
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