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David Jordan
David Jordan.jpg
Mississippi State Senate District 24
In office
1993 - Present
Term ends
January 10, 2012
Years in position 22
Base salary$10,000 per year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2007
First elected1993
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Date of birth04/03/1934
Place of birthLeflore County, MS
Office website
David Jordan (b. April 3, 1934) is a Democratic member of the Mississippi State Senate, representing the 24th Senatorial District.

Jordan was a Councilman on the Greenwood City Council. He then joined the Mississippi State Senate in 1993. He has served in that position since, representing the 24th district.

Jordan is a retired Science Teacher.

Jordan attended both the University of Wyoming and Mississippi Valley State University.

Committee assignments


In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Jordan has been appointed to these committees:



See also: Mississippi State Senate elections, 2011

Jordan is running for re-election to the Mississippi Senate District 24. He defeated Earl Blackmon in the primary on August 2, 2011. No candidates ran in the Democratic primary. Rogrick Wardell is running for election as an Independent. The general election took place on November 8, 2011. [1]

Mississippi State Senate, District 22 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democrat Green check mark transparent.pngDavid Jordan Incumbent 77.2% 9,675
     Independent Rogrick Wardell 22.8% 2,856
Total Votes 12,531

Mississippi State Senate, District 24 Democratic Primary, 2011
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDavid Jordan Incumbent 58.6% 5,714
Earl Blackmon 41.4% 4,041
Total Votes 9,755


See also: Mississippi State Senate elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007, David Jordan ran for District 24 of the Mississippi State Senate, beating Larry Neal. [2]

David Jordan raised $16,400 for his campaign.[3]

Mississippi Senate, District 24
Candidates Votes Percent
David Jordan (D) 7,968 72.6%
Larry Neal (R) 3,001 27.4%

Campaign donors


In 2011, Jordan received $6,900 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

Mississippi State Senate 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to David Jordan (Mississippi)'s campaign in 2011
MNA - PAC$700
Miss Associate Of Education$500
Mississippi Malt Beverage Association$500
Baker Donelson-Miss (PAC)$500
Total Raised in 2011 $6,900
Total Votes received in 2011 9,675
Cost of each vote received $0.71


In 2009 David Jordan collected $2,800 in donations. [5]

His contributor in 2009 was:

Donor Amount
David Jordan $2,800

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Jordan has a wife, Christine.

Contact Information

Capitol Address
Post Office Box 1018, Room 405 A
Jackson, MS 39215-1018
Phone: 601-359-6234

District Address:
Post Office Box 8173
Greenwood, MS 38930
Phone: 662-453-2246               662-453-2246                     662-453-2246       (Business)
Phone: 662-453-5361 (Home)


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