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}}{{tnr}}'''Donna Sheldon''' is a former [[Republican]] member of the [[Georgia House of Representatives]], representing District 104 from 2003 to August 13. She resigned on August 26, 2013, to focus her efforts on winning [[United States House of Representatives elections in Georgia, 2014#10th Congressional District|election]] to [[Georgia's 10th congressional district|Georgia's 10th Congressional District]].<ref>[http://www.peachpundit.com/2013/08/26/sheldon-resigns-from-state-house-all-in-for-10th-district-race/ ''peachpundit.com'', "Sheldon, Donna," August 26, 2013]</ref>
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}}{{tnr}}'''Donna Sheldon''' is a former [[Republican]] member of the [[Georgia House of Representatives]], representing District 104 from 2003 to August 13. She resigned on August 26, 2013, to focus her efforts on winning [[United States House of Representatives elections in Georgia, 2014#10th Congressional District|election]] to [[Georgia's 10th congressional district|Georgia's 10th Congressional District]].<ref>[http://www.peachpundit.com/2013/08/26/sheldon-resigns-from-state-house-all-in-for-10th-district-race/ ''peachpundit.com'', "Sheldon, Donna," August 26, 2013]</ref><ref name="resign">[http://dacula.patch.com/groups/politics-and-elections/p/sheldon-resigns-from-house-to-pursue-congressional-bid ''Dacula Patch,'' "Sheldon Resigns From House to Pursue Congressional Bid," accessed August 27, 2013]</ref><ref name="run">[http://barrow.patch.com/groups/politics-and-elections/p/dacula-state-rep-donna-sheldon-to-run-for-congress-81d2379a ''Barrow Patch,'' "State Rep. Donna Sheldon Plans Run for Congress," accessed August 27, 2013]</ref>
  
 
She served as [[State House Majority Caucus Leader|House Majority Caucus Chair]] from 2011 to 2013.
 
She served as [[State House Majority Caucus Leader|House Majority Caucus Chair]] from 2011 to 2013.
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Donna Sheldon
Donna Sheldon.jpg
Georgia House of Representatives District 104
Former Member
In office
January 13, 2003 - August 26, 2013
PartyRepublican
Leadership
Majority Caucus Chair, Georgia House of Representatives
2011-August 2013
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2002
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionSmall Business Owner
ReligionBaptist
CandidateVerification
Donna Sheldon is a former Republican member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing District 104 from 2003 to August 13. She resigned on August 26, 2013, to focus her efforts on winning election to Georgia's 10th Congressional District.[1][2][3]

She served as House Majority Caucus Chair from 2011 to 2013.

Sheldon is a small business owner and community volunteer.[4]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Sheldon served on the following committees:

Georgia Committee Assignments, 2013
Transportation, Vice Chair
Appropriations
Economic Development and Tourism
Ethics
Rules

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Sheldon served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Sheldon served on the following committees:

Elections

2014

See also: United States House of Representatives elections in Georgia, 2014

Sheldon is running for election to the U.S. House, representing the 10th congressional district of Georgia.[3][2] The general election takes place on November 4, 2014.

2012

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2012

Sheldon ran in the 2012 election for Georgia House of Representatives District 104. Sheldon ran unopposed in the Republican primary on July 31, 2012. The general election took place on November 6, 2012. [5] Sheldon ran unopposed in the general election.[6]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 104, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDonna Sheldon Incumbent 100% 18,267
Total Votes 18,267

2010

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2010

Sheldon ran for re-election to the District 105 seat in 2010. She had no opposition in the July 20 primary and no one filed to run against her in the general election. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[7]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 105 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Donna Sheldon (R) 21,633 100.0%

2008

In 2008 Sheldon was re-elected to the Georgia House of Representatives District 105. Sheldon (R) ran unopposed and finished with 29,686 votes.[8] Sheldon raised $52,410 for her campaign fund.[9]

Georgia House of Representatives District 105
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Donna Sheldon (R) 29,686

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Sheldon collected $62,260 in campaign contributions.[10] The largest contributors to the campaign were as follows:

Georgia House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Donna Sheldon's campaign in 2010
Georgia Association Of Physician Assistants$2,500
Pruitt Corp$2,400
Georgia Credit Union League$2,250
Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Georgia$2,000
Centene Corp$2,000
Total Raised in 2010 $62,260

2008

In 2008, Sheldon collected $52,410 in campaign contributions.[11] The five largest contributors to her campaign were as follows:

Donor Amount
Georgia Medical Association $3,000
Centene Corportation $2,000
UPS $2,000
Georgia Highway Contractors Associations $2,000
Humana $2,000

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Preceded by
Valerie Clark (R)
Georgia House of Representatives District 104
January 2013–August 2013
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Georgia House of Representatives District 105
2003–2013
Succeeded by
Joyce Chandler (R)