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On November 8, 2011, Snowden won re-election to District 83 of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]].  He ran unopposed in the August 2 primary and defeated Democrat [[Gary Houston]] in the November 8 general election. <ref>[http://www.sos.ms.gov/links/elections/home/tab1/2011%20Mississippi%20House%20and%20Senate%20Candidates.pdf ''Mississippi Secretary of State,'' 2011 Official Primary Candidate List]</ref>
 
On November 8, 2011, Snowden won re-election to District 83 of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]].  He ran unopposed in the August 2 primary and defeated Democrat [[Gary Houston]] in the November 8 general election. <ref>[http://www.sos.ms.gov/links/elections/home/tab1/2011%20Mississippi%20House%20and%20Senate%20Candidates.pdf ''Mississippi Secretary of State,'' 2011 Official Primary Candidate List]</ref>
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{{Election box 2011
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|Chamber= Mississippi House of Representatives, District 83 General Election
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|party1= Republican
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|party2= Democrat
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|party3= Independent
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|winner1 = Elton Gregory Snowden
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|Inc1 = Y
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|votes1 = 2379
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|candidate2 = Gary Houston
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|votes2 = 2969
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|candidate3 = Samuel Thompson
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|votes3 = 356
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}}
  
 
===2007===
 
===2007===

Revision as of 18:35, 14 December 2011

Elton Gregory Snowden
Elton Gregory Snowden.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives District 83
Incumbent
In office
2000 - Present
Term ends
January 3, 2012
Years in position 14
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$10,000 per year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2007
First electedNovember 2, 1999
Next generalNovember 8, 2011
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Alabama, 1976
J.D.Vanderbilt University, 1979
Personal
BirthdayMay 30, 1954
ProfessionAttorney
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Elton Gregory Snowden (b. May 30, 1954) is a Republican member of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He has represented the 83rd District since 2000.

Snowden is an attorney. He earned his JD from Vanderbilt University and BA in History from the University of Alabama.

He is a member of the Downtown Meridian Optimist Club, East Mississippi Business Development Corporation, First Baptist Church, Florida Bar, Meridian Little Theatre, Mississippi Bar, Phi Beta Kappa Alpha of Alabama, and the Vanderbilt University Alumni Association. He is married and has 2 children.[1]

Committee assignments

Snowden currently serves on the following committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Snowden won re-election to District 83 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He ran unopposed in the August 2 primary and defeated Democrat Gary Houston in the November 8 general election. [2]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 83 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngElton Gregory Snowden Incumbent 41.7% 2,379
     Democrat Gary Houston 52.1% 2,969
     Independent Samuel Thompson 6.2% 356
Total Votes 5,704

2007

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007 Snowden was re-elected in District 83, running unopposed.[3]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 83 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent


Elton Gregory Snowden (R) 3,880 100.00%

Campaign donors

2007

In 2007, Snowden collected $8,700 in donations.[4]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Mississippi Medical Association $1,000
Gulf States Toyota $1,000
AT&T $600
Associated General Contractors of Mississippi $500
Entertainment Software Association $500

Contact Information

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

District Address:
Post Office Box 3807<br? Meridian, MS 39303-3857
Phone: 601-693-5700               601-693-5700       (Business)
Phone: 601-527-5350 (Mobile)

Capitol Email:
gsnowden@house.ms.gov
District Email:
greg@gregsnowden.com

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 83
2000–present
Succeeded by
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