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|Name = Earle Banks
 
|Name = Earle Banks
 
|Profile picture = Earle Banks.jpg
 
|Profile picture = Earle Banks.jpg
|Position = Mississippi House of Representatives District 67
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|Position = Mississippi House of Representatives, District 67
 
|Status = Incumbent
 
|Status = Incumbent
|Tenure = 1993 - Present
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|Tenure = 1993 - present
|Term ends = January 3, 2012
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|Term ends = January 3, 2016
 
|Assumed office = 1993  
 
|Assumed office = 1993  
 
|Political party = Democratic | Party dot = {{bluedot|size=10px}}
 
|Political party = Democratic | Party dot = {{bluedot|size=10px}}
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|Leadership 5 =
 
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|Base salary = $10,000 per year
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|Base salary = $10,000/year
 
|Per diem = $109/day
 
|Per diem = $109/day
 
|Pension =
 
|Pension =
|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]]
 
|Appointed =
 
|Appointed =
 
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|First elected = 1993
 
|First elected = 1993
 
|Term limits =  
 
|Term limits =  
|Next election = [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011|November 8, 2011]]
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|Next election = [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2015|November 3, 2015]]
 
|Prior office =
 
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|Campaign website =  
 
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|Personal website =
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Earle Banks''' (b. June 25, 1954) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]].  He has represented the 67th District since 1993.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Earle Banks''' (b. June 25, 1954) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]], representing District 67.  He was first elected to the chamber in 1993.
  
Banks is an attorney, funeral director, and insurance executive.  He earned his JD from the Mississippi College School of Law and BS from Jackson State University.
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==Biography==
 
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Banks earned his B.S. from Jackson State University and J.D. from the Mississippi College School of Law. His professional experience includes working as an attorney, funeral director, and insurance executive.<ref name=vs>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=3664 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Banks]</ref>
Banks is a member of 100 Black Men, Elks, Jackson State University Foundation, Leadership Jackson, Magnolia Bar Association, Mason, Mississippi Bar Associations, Mississippi Funeral Directors and Morticians Association, National Funeral Directors and Morticians Association, Red Cross Board, and the Young Men's Christian Association Board.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=3664 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Banks]</ref>
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
 
===2012-2013===
 
===2012-2013===
During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Banks has been appointed to the following committees:
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During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Banks served on the following committees:
* [[Appropriations Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Appropriations]]
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* [[Enrolled Bills Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Enrolled Bills]], Chair
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = Mississippi
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|year = 2012
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Appropriations
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|Committee2 = Enrolled Bills
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|Chair2 = Chair
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|Committee3 = Judiciary A
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|Committee4 = Judiciary En Banc
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|Committee5 = Public Property
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|Committee6 = Public Utilities
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}}
  
 
===2010-2011===
 
===2010-2011===
During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Banks was appointed to the following committees:
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During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Banks served on the following committees:
* [[Juvenile Justice Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Juvenile Justice]] (Chair)
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* [[Gaming Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Gaming]]
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* [[Judiciary A Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Judiciary A]]
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* [[Judiciary En Banc Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Judiciary En Banc]]
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* [[Public Utilities Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Public Utilities]]
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* [[Select Cmte on Utility Cost Recovery Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Select Committee on Utility Cost Recovery]]
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* [[Tourism Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Tourism]]
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* [[Ways and Means Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Ways and Means]]
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==Elections==
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = Mississippi
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|year = 2010
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Juvenile Justice
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|Chair1 = Chair
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|Committee2 = Gaming
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|Committee3 = Judiciary A
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|Committee4 = Judiciary En Banc
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|Committee5 = Public Utilities
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|Committee6 = Select Cmte on Utility Cost Recovery
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|Committee7 = Tourism
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|Committee8 = Ways and Means
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}}
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==Election history==
 
===2011===
 
===2011===
 
:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011]]''
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:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007]]''
  
On November 6, 2007 Banks was re-elected in District 67, running unopposed.<ref>http://www.sos.state.ms.us/elections/2007/Statewide%20Elections.asp</ref>
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On November 6, 2007 Banks was re-elected in District 67, running unopposed.<ref>[http://www.sos.state.ms.us/elections/2007/Statewide%20Elections.asp ''Mississippi Secretary of State'', 2007 election results.]</ref>
  
 
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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===2011===
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In 2011, Banks received $5,200 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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{{slp donor box 2011
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|Chamber = Mississippi House of Representatives
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 5200
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|total votes = 4913
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|org1 = Ceasars
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|org2 = Anheuser-Busch
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|org3 = Isle Of Capri Casino
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|org4 = W B Consolidated
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|org5 = Entergy
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|orgdonor1 = 500
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|orgdonor2 = 500
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|orgdonor3 = 500
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|orgdonor4 = 300
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|orgdonor5 = 250
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|}}
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===2007===
 
===2007===
In 2007, Banks collected $2,350 in donations.<ref> http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94495</ref>
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In 2007, Banks collected $2,350 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94495 ''Follow the Money'', 2007 contributions to Earle Banks.]</ref>
  
 
Listed below are the largest contributors to his campaign.
 
Listed below are the largest contributors to his campaign.
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==Contact Information==
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==Personal==
 
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Banks has been a member of 100 Black Men, the Elks, Jackson State University Foundation, Leadership Jackson, Magnolia Bar Association, Mason, Mississippi Bar Associations, Mississippi Funeral Directors and Morticians Association, National Funeral Directors and Morticians Association, Red Cross Board, and the Young Men's Christian Association Board.<ref name=vs/>
Capitol Address:<br>
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Post Office Box 1018<br>
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Jackson, MS 39215<br>
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Phone: 601-359-9396<br>
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District Address:<br>
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Post Office Box 2539<br>
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Jackson, MS 39207<br>
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Phone: 601-352-3801                601-352-3801       (Home)<br>
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Phone: 601-969-2221 (Work)<br>
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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* [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/banks.xml Mississippi House Member Page]
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* [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/banks.xml Office website]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=3664 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=3664 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=3664 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=3664 Biography from Project Vote Smart]

Revision as of 00:43, 8 June 2013

Earle Banks
Earle Banks.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives, District 67
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
Education
Bachelor'sJackson State University
J.D.Mississippi College School of Law
Personal
BirthdayJune 25, 1954
ProfessionLawyer
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Earle Banks (b. June 25, 1954) is a Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives, representing District 67. He was first elected to the chamber in 1993.

Biography

Banks earned his B.S. from Jackson State University and J.D. from the Mississippi College School of Law. His professional experience includes working as an attorney, funeral director, and insurance executive.[1]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2012
Appropriations
Enrolled Bills, Chair
Judiciary A
Judiciary En Banc
Public Property
Public Utilities

2010-2011

During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Banks served on the following committees:

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2010
Juvenile Justice, Chair
Gaming
Judiciary A
Judiciary En Banc
Public Utilities
Select Cmte on Utility Cost Recovery
Tourism
Ways and Means

Election history

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Banks won re-election to District 67 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He ran unopposed in the August 2 primary and was unchallenged the November 8 general election. [2]

2007

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007 Banks was re-elected in District 67, running unopposed.[3]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 67 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
Earle Banks (D) 3,862 100.00%

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Banks received $5,200 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Earle Banks's campaign in 2011
Ceasars$500
Anheuser-Busch$500
Isle Of Capri Casino$500
W B Consolidated$300
Entergy$250
Total Raised in 2011 $5,200
Total Votes received in 2011 4,913
Cost of each vote received $1.06

2007

In 2007, Banks collected $2,350 in donations.[5]

Listed below are the largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Harrahs $1,000
Mississippi Health Care Association $500
Electric Power Associates of Mississippi $400
Mississippi Cable Telecommunications Association $250

Personal

Banks has been a member of 100 Black Men, the Elks, Jackson State University Foundation, Leadership Jackson, Magnolia Bar Association, Mason, Mississippi Bar Associations, Mississippi Funeral Directors and Morticians Association, National Funeral Directors and Morticians Association, Red Cross Board, and the Young Men's Christian Association Board.[1]

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 67
1993–present
Succeeded by
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