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  name                = David Jordan |
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  |Name = David Jordan
  political position  = Mississippi State Senate District 24 |
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  |Profile picture = David Jordan.jpg
  incumbency          = Incumbent |
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  |Position = Mississippi State Senate District 24
  assumed office     = 1993 |
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  |Status = Incumbent
  term ends          = 2012 |
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|Tenure = 1993 - present
  political party    = [[Democratic]] |
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  |Term ends = January 3, 2016
  profession          = Retired |
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|Assumed office = 1993  
  website             = [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/senate/jordan.xml Senate website] |
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|Political party = Democratic | Party dot = {{bluedot|size=10px}}
   
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}}{{tnr}}'''David Jordan''' (b. April 3, 1934) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Mississippi State Senate]], representing the 24th Senatorial District.
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|Birthday = April 3, 1934
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|Place of birth = Leflore County, Mississippi
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{{tnr}}'''David Jordan''' (b. April 3, 1934) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Mississippi State Senate]], representing District 24.  He was first elected to the chamber in 1993.
  
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.
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Jordan served on the Greenwood City Council.
  
Jordan is a retired Science Teacher.
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==Biography==
 
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Jordan attended the University of Wyoming and Mississippi Valley State University.  Now retired, his professional experience includes working as a science teacher.
Jordan attended both the University of Wyoming and Mississippi Valley State University.
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==Committee assignments==
 
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===2012-2013===
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In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Jordan served on the following committees:
  
* [[Agriculture Committee, Mississippi Senate]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Drug Policy Committee, Mississippi Senate]]
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|State = Mississippi
* [[Education Committee, Mississippi Senate]]
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|year = 2012
* [[Finance Committee, Mississippi Senate]]
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|Chamber = State Senate
* [[Forestry Committee, Mississippi Senate]]
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|Committee1 = Drug Policy
* [[Investigate State Offices Committee, Mississippi Senate]]
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|Chair1 = Chair
* [[Labor Committee, Mississippi Senate]]
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|Committee2 = Agriculture
* [[Municipalities Committee, Mississippi Senate]]
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|Committee3 = County Affairs
* [[Tourism Committee, Mississippi Senate]]
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|Committee4 = Education
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|Committee5 = Environment Prot, Cons and Water Res
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|Committee6 = Finance
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|Committee7 = Forestry
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|Committee8 = Housing
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|Committee9 = Municipalities
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|Committee10 = Tourism
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}}
  
==Elections==
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===2010-2011===
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In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Jordan served on these committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = Mississippi
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|year = 2010
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|Chamber = State Senate
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|Committee1 = Agriculture
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|Committee2 = Drug Policy
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|Committee3 = Education
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|Committee4 = Finance
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|Committee5 = Forestry
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|Committee6 = Investigate State Offices
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|Committee7 = Labor
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|Committee8 = Municipalities
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|Committee9 = Tourism
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}}
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==Election history==
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===2011===
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:: ''See also: [[Mississippi State Senate elections, 2011]]''
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Jordan ran for re-election to the [[Mississippi State Senate|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. <ref>[http://www.sos.ms.gov/links/elections/home/tab1/2011%20Mississippi%20House%20and%20Senate%20Candidates.pdf ''Mississippi Department of State,'' 2011 Official State Senate Candidate List]</ref>
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{{Election box 2011
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|Chamber= Mississippi State Senate, District 22 General Election
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|party1= Democratic
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|party2= Independent
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|winner1 = David Jordan
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|Inc1 = Y
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|votes1 = 9675
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|candidate2 = Rogrick Wardell
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|votes2 = 2856
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}}
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{{Primary election box 2011
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|Chamber= Mississippi State Senate, District 24 Democratic Primary
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|party=Democratic
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|winner1 =David Jordan
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|Inc1 = Y
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|candidate2 = Earl Blackmon
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|candidate3 =
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|votes1 =5714
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|votes2 =4041
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|votes3 =
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}}
  
 
===2007===
 
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:: ''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. <ref>[http://www.sos.state.ms.us/elections/2007/Statewide%20Results/State%20Senate%20%28Multi-County%20Districts%29.pdf ''Mississippi State Senate official election results for 2007'']</ref>
 
On November 6, 2007, David Jordan ran for District 24 of the [[Mississippi State Senate]], beating Larry Neal. <ref>[http://www.sos.state.ms.us/elections/2007/Statewide%20Results/State%20Senate%20%28Multi-County%20Districts%29.pdf ''Mississippi State Senate official election results for 2007'']</ref>
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==Campaign donors==
 
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===2011===
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In 2011, Jordan received $6,900 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MS&y=2011&f=S&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2011 contributions]</ref>
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{{slp donor box 2011
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|Chamber = Mississippi State Senate
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 6900
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|total votes = 9675
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|org1 = Entergy
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|org2 = MNA - PAC
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|org3 = Miss Associate Of Education
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|org4 = Mississippi Malt Beverage Association
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|org5 = Baker Donelson-Miss (PAC)
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|orgdonor1 = 750
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|orgdonor2 = 700
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|orgdonor3 = 500
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|orgdonor4 = 500
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|orgdonor5 = 500
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|}}
  
 
===2009===
 
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==Personal==
 
==Personal==
 
 
Jordan has a wife, Christine.
 
Jordan has a wife, Christine.
  
==Contact Information==
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==Recent news==
 
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This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''David + Jordan + Mississippi + Senate'''
Capitol Address<br>
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Post Office Box 1018, Room 405 A<br>
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{{RSS|feed=http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=David+Jordan+Mississippi+Senate&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=David Jordan News Feed}}
Jackson, MS 39215-1018<br>
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Phone: 601-359-6234<br>
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District Address:<br>
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Post Office Box 8173<br>
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Greenwood, MS 38930<br>
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Phone: 662-453-2246 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting              662-453-2246      end_of_the_skype_highlighting begin_of_the_skype_highlighting              662-453-2246      end_of_the_skype_highlighting (Business)<br>
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Phone: 662-453-5361 (Home)
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djordan@senate.ms.us
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==External links==
 
==External links==
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* [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/senate/jordan.xml Office website]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=3621 Legislative profile on Project Vote Smart]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=3621 Biography on Project Vote Smart]
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* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=114046 2009], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94687 2007], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77978 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=17754 2003], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=38210 1999]
  
* [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/senate/jordan.xml Mississippi Senator Page]
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==References==
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=3621 Biography on Project Vote]
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* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=114046 2009], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94687 2007], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77978 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=17754 2003], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=38210 1999]
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[[Category:Current member, Mississippi State Senate]]
 
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Revision as of 21:42, 13 November 2013

David Jordan
David Jordan.jpg
Mississippi State Senate District 24
Incumbent
In office
1993 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 21
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First elected1993
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Personal
BirthdayApril 3, 1934
Place of birthLeflore County, Mississippi
ProfessionRetired
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
David Jordan (b. April 3, 1934) is a Democratic member of the Mississippi State Senate, representing District 24. He was first elected to the chamber in 1993.

Jordan served on the Greenwood City Council.

Biography

Jordan attended the University of Wyoming and Mississippi Valley State University. Now retired, his professional experience includes working as a science teacher.

Committee assignments

2012-2013

In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Jordan served on the following committees:

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2012
Drug Policy, Chair
Agriculture
County Affairs
Education
Environment Prot, Cons and Water Res
Finance
Forestry
Housing
Municipalities
Tourism

2010-2011

In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Jordan served on these committees:

Election history

2011

See also: Mississippi State Senate elections, 2011

Jordan ran 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
     Democratic 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

2007

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

2011

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's campaign in 2011
Entergy$750
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

2009

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

His contributor in 2009 was:

Donor Amount
David Jordan $2,800

Personal

Jordan has a wife, Christine.

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term David + Jordan + Mississippi + Senate

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

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Mississippi State Senate District 24
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