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In 2007 Morrish was elected to the Louisiana State Senate District 25. Morrish (R) finished with 11,186 votes while his opponent Gil Pinac (D) finished with 9,556 votes.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=LA&y=2007 Louisiana State Senate election results]</ref> Morrish raised $297,335 for his campaign fund.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=95434 Campaign funds]</ref>
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In 2007 Morrish was elected to the Louisiana State Senate District 25. Morrish (R) finished with 11,186 votes while his opponent Gil Pinac (D) finished with 9,556 votes.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=LA&y=2007 Louisiana State Senate election results]</ref>  
 
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In 2007, a year in which Morrish was up for election, he collected $297,335 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=95434 ''Follow the Money,'' "Campaign Contributions, 2007," accessed August 24, 2011]</ref>
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His five largest contributors in 2007 were:
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| Louisiana Republican Legislative Delegation Campaign Committee
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| align="right" | $20,000
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| Brett Geymann Campaign
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| Louisiana Manufacturers Association
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| align="right" | $4,000
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| Farmers Rice Milling Co.
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| Conoco Phillips
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| align="right" | $3,000
 
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Revision as of 15:16, 24 August 2011

Dan Morrish
Dan Morrish.jpg
Louisiana State Senate District 25
Incumbent
Assumed office
2008
Current term ends
2012
Political party Republican
Profession Businessman
Website Senate website
Dan Morrish (b. October 20, 1950) is a Republican member of the Louisiana State Senate, representing District 25.

Education

Morrish earned his BS in Agriculture from McNeese State University.

Professional experience

Morrish works in retail hardware.

Political experience

Morrish served in the Louisiana State House of Representatives from 1996 to 2007. He then joined the Louisiana State Senate in 2008. He has served in that position since, representing the 25th district.

Committee assignments

2010-2011

In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Morrish has been appointed to the following committees:

2008-2009

In the 2008-2009 legislative session, Morrish served on the following committees:

Personal

Morrish has a wife, Kathleen Vidrine.

Elections

2007

In 2007 Morrish was elected to the Louisiana State Senate District 25. Morrish (R) finished with 11,186 votes while his opponent Gil Pinac (D) finished with 9,556 votes.[1]

Louisiana State Senate District 25
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Dan Morrish (R) 11,186
Gil Pinac (D) 9,556

Campaign donors

2007

In 2007, a year in which Morrish was up for election, he collected $297,335 in donations.[2]

His five largest contributors in 2007 were:

Donor Amount
Louisiana Republican Legislative Delegation Campaign Committee $20,000
Brett Geymann Campaign $4,000
Louisiana Manufacturers Association $4,000
Farmers Rice Milling Co. $3,500
Conoco Phillips $3,000

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Political offices
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Louisiana State Senate District 25
2008–present
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