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|Profile picture = David Gibbs.jpg
 
|Profile picture = David Gibbs.jpg
 
|Position = Mississippi House of Representatives District 36
 
|Position = Mississippi House of Representatives District 36
|Status = Incumbent
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|Status = Former officeholder
|Tenure = 1993 - present
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|Tenure = 1993 - January 13, 2013 (Death)
|Term ends = January 3, 2012
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|Assumed office = 1993
 
|Assumed office = 1993
 
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|Per diem = $109/day
 
|Per diem = $109/day
 
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|Last election = [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007|November 6, 2007]]
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|Last election = [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011|November 8, 2011]]
 
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|First elected = 1993
 
|First elected = 1993
 
|Term limits =  
 
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|Next election = [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011|November 8, 2011]]
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}}{{tnr}}'''David Gibbs''' (b. May 28, 1936) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]].  He has represented the 36th District since 1993.
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}}{{tnr}}'''David Gibbs''' (b. May 28, 1936) is a former [[Democratic]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]].  He represented the 36th District from 1993 until his death on January 13, 2013.<ref> [http://www.therepublic.com/view/story/b49c35194f72461db83b1bb2670236e6/MS--Special-Election ''The Republic,'' "Bryant sets March 12 special election for Gibbs' successor in Miss. House, with runoff April 2," January 28, 2013] </ref>
  
Gibbs is a loan broker and consultant.  He has previously been a business development officer and a food inspector.
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Gibbs was a loan broker and consultant.  He had worked as a business development officer and a food inspector.
  
 
Gibbs attended Faulkner University, Kentucky State University, and Mississippi State University.
 
Gibbs attended Faulkner University, Kentucky State University, and Mississippi State University.
  
He is a member of the American Legion, American Red Cross, Clay County Business and Professional Association, Heroine of Jerico, Kiwanis Club, Masons, and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=3667 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Gibbs]</ref>
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He was a member of the American Legion, American Red Cross, Clay County Business and Professional Association, Heroine of Jerico, Kiwanis Club, Masons, and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=3667 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Gibbs]</ref>
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
 
===2012-2013===
 
===2012-2013===
During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Gibbs has been appointed to the following committees:
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During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Gibbs served on the following committees:
 
* [[Agriculture Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Agriculture]]
 
* [[Agriculture Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Agriculture]]
 
* [[Appropriations Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Appropriations]]
 
* [[Appropriations Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Appropriations]]
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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===2011===
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In 2011, Gibbs received $9,000 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MS&y=2011&f=H&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2011 contributions]</ref>
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|Chamber = Mississippi House of Representatives
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 9000
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|total votes = 6437
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|org1 = Mississippi Association For Justice
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|org2 = MHA Political Action Unreadable Cmte
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|org3 = At&T
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|org4 = Bobby Moak DBA Bobby PAC
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|org5 = Believe PAC
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|orgdonor1 = 2,000
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|orgdonor2 = 1,000
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|orgdonor3 = 650
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|orgdonor4 = 500
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|orgdonor5 = 500
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|}}
 
===2007===
 
===2007===
 
In 2007, Gibbs collected $12,857 in donations.<ref> http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94628</ref>
 
In 2007, Gibbs collected $12,857 in donations.<ref> http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94628</ref>
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Revision as of 09:30, 17 April 2013

David Gibbs
David Gibbs.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives District 36
Former officeholder
In office
1993 - January 13, 2013 (Death)
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$10,000 per year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First elected1993
Term limitsN/A
Personal
BirthdayMay 28, 1936
ProfessionLoan broker
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
David Gibbs (b. May 28, 1936) is a former Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He represented the 36th District from 1993 until his death on January 13, 2013.[1]

Gibbs was a loan broker and consultant. He had worked as a business development officer and a food inspector.

Gibbs attended Faulkner University, Kentucky State University, and Mississippi State University.

He was a member of the American Legion, American Red Cross, Clay County Business and Professional Association, Heroine of Jerico, Kiwanis Club, Masons, and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.[2]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Gibbs served on the following committees:

2010-2011

During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Gibbs was appointed to the following committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Gibbs won re-election to District 36 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He defeated Jimmy Davidson in the primary on August 2, 2011.[3] Gibbs was unchallenged in the November 8 general election. [4]

Mississippi House of Representatives District 36 Democratic Primary, 2011
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDavid Gibbs Incumbent 65.5% 4,501
Jimmy Davidson 34.5% 2,372
Total Votes 6,873

2007

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007 Gibbs was re-elected in District 36. He ran unopposed.[5]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 36 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
David Gibbs (D) 6,093 100.0%

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Gibbs received $9,000 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[6]

Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to David Gibbs's campaign in 2011
Mississippi Association For Justice$2,000
MHA Political Action Unreadable Cmte$1,000
At&T$650
Bobby Moak DBA Bobby PAC$500
Believe PAC$500
Total Raised in 2011 $9,000
Total Votes received in 2011 6,437
Cost of each vote received $1.4

2007

In 2007, Gibbs collected $12,857 in donations.[7]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Mississippi House Democratic Leadership $1,000
Victory PAC $1,000
Mississippi Malt Beverage Association $600
AT&T $600
Mississippi Independent Pharmacies Association $500

Contact Information

Capitol Address
Post Office Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215-1018

District Address
5587 George Walker Road
West Point, MS 39773
Phone: 662-494-6559               662-494-6559       (Home)

Capitol Email:
dgibbs@house.ms.gov

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 36
1993–2013
Succeeded by
Karl Gibbs (D)