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Revision as of 15:05, 27 July 2012

David Myers
David Myers, Mississippi Representative.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives District 98
In office
1996 - Present
Term ends
January 3, 2012
Years in position 19
Base salary$10,000 per year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2007
First electedNovember 7, 1995
Next generalNovember 8, 2011
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sUniversity of Phoenix
Date of birthDecember 30, 1961
ProfessionIndependent Contractor
Office website
David Myers (b. December 30, 1961) is a Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He has represented the 98th District since 1996.

Myers is an independent contractor. He earned his BS from the University of Phoenix and also attended Hinds Junior College and Southwest Junior College.

Myers is a member of the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Incorporated, Boys' and Girls' Club, LOOK, Masons, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Parent Teacher Association, and Project Forward.[1]

Committee assignments


During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Myers has been appointed to the following committees:


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



See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Myers won re-election to District 98 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He defeated Tasha Dillon in the August 2 primary and was unchallenged in the November 8 general election. [2]

Mississippi House of Representatives District 98 Democratic Primary, 2011
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDavid Myers Incumbent 58.5% 2,922
Tasha Dillon 41.5% 2,069
Total Votes 4,991


See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007 Myers was re-elected in District 98, running unopposed.[3]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 98 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
David Myers (D) 4,970 100.00%

Campaign donors


In 2011, Myers received $22,049 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to David Myers, Mississippi Representative's campaign in 2011
Mpc Pac$800
Cockorham, Angela$700
Electric Power Association Of Mississippi$700
Total Raised in 2011 $22,049
Total Votes received in 2011 6,476
Cost of each vote received $3.4


In 2007, Myers collected $4,500 in donations.[5]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
AT&T $500
Isle of Capri Casino $500
Electric Power Associates of Mississippi $400
Ameristar Casinos $350
Mississippi Bail Agents Association $250

Contact Information

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

District Address:
808 North Cherry Street
McComb, MS 39648
Phone: 601-684-4000               601-684-4000       (Business)
Phone: 601-684-1709 (Home)


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