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}}{{tnr}}'''Edward Lindsey''' is a former [[Republican]] member of the [[Georgia House of Representatives]], representing [[Georgia House of Representatives District 54|District 54]] from 2005 to July 2, 2014. He resigned to join the Joint Study Committee on Critical Transportation Infrastructure Funding.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Edward Lindsey''' is a former [[Republican]] member of the [[Georgia House of Representatives]], representing [[Georgia House of Representatives District 54|District 54]] from 2005 to July 2, 2014. He resigned to join the Joint Study Committee on Critical Transportation Infrastructure Funding.<ref>[http://www.reporternewspapers.net/2014/07/02/lindsey-resigns-house-seat-take-appointment-transportation-funding-study-committee/ ''Reporter Newspapers'', "Lindsey resigns House seat to take appointment to transportation funding study committee," July 2, 2014]</ref>
  
 
Lindsey served as [[State House Majority Whip|House Majority Whip]] from 2011 to 2014.
 
Lindsey served as [[State House Majority Whip|House Majority Whip]] from 2011 to 2014.

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Edward Lindsey
Edward Lindsey.jpg
Georgia House of Representatives District 54
Former Member
In office
January 10, 2005 - July 2, 2014
PartyRepublican
Leadership
Majority Whip, Georgia House of Representatives
2011-2014
Elections and appointments
Last electionMay 20, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sDavidson College, 1981
J.D.Georgia Law School, 1984
Personal
BirthdayDecember 5, 1958
Place of birthBuckhead, GA
ProfessionAttorney
ReligionEpiscopalian
Websites
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Edward Lindsey is a former Republican member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing District 54 from 2005 to July 2, 2014. He resigned to join the Joint Study Committee on Critical Transportation Infrastructure Funding.[1]

Lindsey served as House Majority Whip from 2011 to 2014.

Lindsey ran for election to the U.S. House, representing the 11th Congressional District of Georgia.[2] He was defeated in the Republican primary on May 20, 2014.[3]

Biography

Lindsey's professional experience include working as an attorney.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Georgia Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations
Education
Ethics
Industry and Labor
Judiciary
Rules

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Issues

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Edward Lindsey endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [4]

Elections

2014

See also: Georgia's 11th Congressional District elections, 2014

Lindsey ran for election to the U.S. House, representing the 11th Congressional District of Georgia.[2] Lindsey was defeated in the Republican primary on May 20, 2014.[3]

U.S. House, Georgia District 11 Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngBarry Loudermilk 36.6% 20,708
Green check mark transparent.pngBob Barr 25.8% 14,596
Tricia Pridemore 17.1% 9,655
Edward Lindsey 14.8% 8,389
Larry Mrozinski 4% 2,277
Allan Levene 1.7% 959
Total Votes 56,584
Source: Results via Associated Press Vote totals above are unofficial and will be updated once official totals are made available.

Endorsements

Lindsey received endorsements from:[5]

Polls

Republican primary
Poll Barry Loudermilk Bob BarrTricia PridemoreEd LindseyLarry MrozinskiAllan LeveneUndecidedMargin of ErrorSample Size
Magellan Strategies
July 7-8, 2014
49%28%0%0%0%0%23%+/-3.65719
Landmark Communications
May 19, 2014
28%25%12%16%1.4%1.7%16%+/-4.9400
Landmark/RosettaStone
April 17, 2014
25%23%11%8%0%0%26%+/-4.5500
RightPath
March 20-24, 2014
12.3%12.2%3.7%2.7%0.3%0.3%65.5%+/-4.08600
McLaughlin & Associates
March 10-11, 2014
13%25%4%15%0%0%41%+/-5.7300
AVERAGES 25.46% 22.64% 6.14% 8.34% 0.34% 0.4% 34.3% +/-4.57 503.8
Note: The polls above may not reflect all polls that have been conducted in this race. Those displayed are a random sampling chosen by Ballotpedia staff. If you would like to nominate another poll for inclusion in the table, send an email to editor@ballotpedia.org

2012

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2012

Lindsey ran in the 2012 election for Georgia House of Representatives District 54. Lindsey ran unopposed in the Republican primary on July 31, 2012. Lynn Brown McKinney ran unopposed in the Democratic primary. The general election took place on November 6, 2012.[7] Lindsey defeated Lynn Brown McKinney in the general election.[8]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 54, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngEdward Lindsey Incumbent 63.3% 15,254
     Democratic Lynn B. McKinney 36.7% 8,860
Total Votes 24,114

2010

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2010

Lindsey ran for re-election to the 54th District seat in 2010. He had no opposition in the July 20 primary and no one filed to run against him in the general election. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[9]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 54 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Edward Lindsey (R) 14,552 100.0%

2008

In 2008 Lindsey was re-elected to the Georgia House of Representatives District 54. Lindsey (R) ran unopposed and finished with 18,957 votes.[10] Lindsey raised $28,225 for his campaign fund.[11]

Georgia House of Representatives District 54
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Edward Lindsey (R) 18,957

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Lindsey is available dating back to 2002. Based on available campaign finance records, Lindsey raised a total of $724,329 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 26, 2013.[12]

Edward Lindsey's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Georgia State House, District 54 Won $194,481
2010 Georgia State House, District 54 Won $135,432
2008 Georgia State House, District 54 Won $28,225
2006 Georgia State House, District 54 Won $38,175
2004 Georgia State House, District 54 Won $197,794
2000 Georgia State Senate, District 40 Defeated $130,222
Grand Total Raised $724,329

2014

Candidates for Congress are required to file up to seven main reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2014 elections season. Below are Lindsey's reports.[13]

Edward Lindsey (2014) Campaign Finance Reports
ReportDate FiledBeginning BalanceTotal Contributions
for Reporting Period
ExpendituresCash on Hand
July Quarterly[14]July 15, 2013$0.00$172,898.00$(8,635.84)$164,262.16
October Quarterly[15]October 16, 2013$164,262.16$75,903.84$(78,492.35)$161,673.65
Year-End[16]January 31, 2014$161,673$110,573$(86,031)$186,214
April Quarterly[17]April 15, 2014$186,214$92,595$(110,475)$168,334
Running totals
$451,969.84$(283,634.19)

2012

Lindsey won re-election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Lindsey raised a total of $194,481.
Georgia House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Edward Lindsey's campaign in 2012
Select Management Resources$5,000
Georgia Hospital Association$5,000
Rhea Investment Group Llc$3,000
American Federation for Children$3,000
Georgia Optometric Association$2,500
Total Raised in 2012$194,481
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Lindsey won re-election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Lindsey raised a total of $135,432.

2008

Lindsey won re-election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Lindsey raised a total of $28,225.

2006

Lindsey won re-election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Lindsey raised a total of $38,175.

2004

Lindsey won election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, Lindsey raised a total of $197,794.

2000

Lindsey lost the election for the Georgia State Senate in 2000. During that election cycle, Lindsey raised a total of $130,222.

Personal

Lindsey is a member of the All Saints Episcopal Church, Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation, Buckhead Business Association's Leadership Program, Boy Scouts of America, Broookhaven Neighborhood Civic Association, Northside Youth Organization, Sarah Smith Parent Teacher Association, and the Young Men's Christian Association.[18]

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References

  1. Reporter Newspapers, "Lindsey resigns House seat to take appointment to transportation funding study committee," July 2, 2014
  2. 2.0 2.1 Atlanta Journal Constitution, "Your daily jolt: Lindseyy Loudermilk makes it a trio in GOP's 11th District race" accessed April 25, 2013
  3. 3.0 3.1 Associated Press, "Georgia Election Results," accessed May 20, 2014
  4. Mitt Romney for President, "Mitt Romney Announces Support of Georgia Elected Officials and Leaders," January 20, 2012
  5. [Information submitted to BP staff on March 31, 2014]
  6. GA Pundit, "Cherokee County Sheriff Roger Garrison endorses Ed Lindsey for Congress," accessed March 31, 2014
  7. Georgia Secretary of State Elections Division, "Candidate List" accessed May 29, 2012
  8. Georgia Elections Division, "2012 Election Results" accessed November 16, 2012
  9. Georgia Secretary of State, "Official 2010 Election results," accessed April 16, 2014
  10. Georgia Secretary of State, "Official 2008 General election results," accessed April 16, 2014
  11. Campaign funds
  12. followthemoney.org, "Lindsey Jr, Edward H," accessed August 26, 2013
  13. Federal Election Commission, "Edward Lindsey 2014 Summary reports," accessed November 4, 2013
  14. Federal Election Commission, "July Quarterly" accessed July 29, 2013
  15. Federal Election Commission, "October Quarterly," accessed November 4, 2013
  16. Federal Election Commission, "Year End Report," accessed April 30, 2014
  17. Federal Election Commission, "April Quarterly," accessed April 21, 2014
  18. Project Vote Smart - Rep. Lindsey
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