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}}{{tnr}}'''Esther Harrison''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]].  She has represented the 41st District since 2000.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Esther Harrison''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]], representing District 41.  She was first elected to the chamber in 1999.
  
Harrison is retired.  She worked as a business administrator and teacher.
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==Biography==
 
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Harrison attended Alcorn State University and the Mississippi University for Women.  Now retired, her professional experience includes working as a business administrator and teacher.<ref name=vs>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=20649 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Harrison]</ref>
Harrison attended Alcorn State University and the Mississippi University for Women.  She is a member of Eastern Star,
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Helping Hands, [[sunshinereview:Lowndes County, Mississippi|Lowndes County]] League of Voters, NAACP, National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women Incorporated, Southern Christian Leadership Council, and Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=20649 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Harrison]</ref>
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==Committee assignments==
 
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:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011]]''
  
On November 8, 2011, Harrison won re-election to District 41 of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]]. She ran unopposed in the August 2 primary and was unchallenged 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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On November 8, 2011, Harrison won re-election to District 41 of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]]. She ran unopposed in the August 2 primary and was unchallenged 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>
  
 
===2007===
 
===2007===
 
:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007]]''
  
On November 6, 2007 Harrison was re-elected in District 41.  She ran unopposed.<ref>http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MS&y=2007&f=H&so=O&p=2#sorttable</ref>
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On November 6, 2007 Harrison was re-elected in District 41.  She ran 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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===2007===
 
===2007===
In 2007, Harrison collected $10,897 in donations.<ref> http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94646</ref>
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In 2007, Harrison collected $10,897 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94646 ''Follow the Money'', 2007 contributions to Esther Harrison.]</ref>
  
 
Listed below are the five largest contributors to her campaign.
 
Listed below are the five largest contributors to her campaign.
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==Contact Information==
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==Personal==
 
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Harrison is a member of Eastern Star,  
Capitol Address:<br>
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Helping Hands, Lowndes County League of Voters, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women, Southern Christian Leadership Council, and Zeta Phi Beta Sorority.<ref name=vs/>
Post Office Box 1018, Basement-NC<br>
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Jackson, MS 39215-1018<br>
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Phone: 601-359-4073<br>
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District Address:<br>
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924 South 7th Street<br>
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Columbus, MS 39701<br>
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Phone: 662-327-5294                662-327-5294       (Home)<br>
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Email:<br>
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eharrison@house.ms.gov
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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* [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/harrison.xml Office website]
* [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/harrison.xml Mississippi House Member Page]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=20649 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=20649 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=20649 Biography on Project Vote]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=20649 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
* Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=113986 2009], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94646 2007], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77958 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=17703 2003], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=38175 1999]
 
* Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=113986 2009], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94646 2007], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77958 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=17703 2003], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=38175 1999]
  

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Esther Harrison
Esther Harrison.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives, District 41
Incumbent
In office
2000 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 14
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 2, 1999
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionRetired
ReligionAfrican Methodist Episcopal
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Esther Harrison is a Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives, representing District 41. She was first elected to the chamber in 1999.

Biography

Harrison attended Alcorn State University and the Mississippi University for Women. Now retired, her professional experience includes working as a business administrator and teacher.[1]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

2010-2011

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

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Harrison won re-election to District 41 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. She 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 Harrison was re-elected in District 41. She ran unopposed.[3]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 41 (2007)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Esther Harrison (D) 3,655

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Harrison received $1,300 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Esther Harrison's campaign in 2011
Mississippi Dental PAC$500
Total Raised in 2011 $1,300
Total Votes received in 2011 4,143
Cost of each vote received $0.31

2007

In 2007, Harrison collected $10,897 in donations.[5]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to her campaign.

Donor Amount
Harrison, Esther $2,500
Seven Corr $1,000
Veal, Dr. Paul $500
Levanway Association $350
Edwards, Jabari $300

Personal

Harrison is a member of Eastern Star, Helping Hands, Lowndes County League of Voters, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women, Southern Christian Leadership Council, and Zeta Phi Beta Sorority.[1]

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