Earle Banks

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Earle Banks
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 67
Incumbent
In office
1993 - Present
Term ends
January 3, 2012
Years in position 21
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$10,000 per 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. He has represented the 67th District since 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.

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.[1]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

2010-2011

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

Elections

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

Contact Information

Capitol Address:
Post Office Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
Phone: 601-359-9396

District Address:
Post Office Box 2539
Jackson, MS 39207
Phone: 601-352-3801               601-352-3801       (Home)
Phone: 601-969-2221 (Work)

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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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