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===2012-2013===
 
===2012-2013===
 
During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Harrison served on the following committees:
 
During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Harrison served on the following committees:
* [[Investigate State Offices Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Investigative State Offices]]
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* [[Ports, Harbors and Airports Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Ports, Harbors and Airports]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[State Library Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|State Library]], Vice-Chair
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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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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Investigate State Offices
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|Committee2 = Ports, Harbors and Airports
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|Committee3 = State Library
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|Chair3 = Vice Chair
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|Committee4 = Tourism
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|Committee5 = Ways and Means
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===2010-2011===
 
===2010-2011===
 
During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Harrison was appointed to the following committees:
 
During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Harrison was appointed to the following committees:
* [[State Library Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|State Library]] (Chair)
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* [[Education Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Education]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Interstate Cooperation Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Interstate Cooperation]]
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|State = Mississippi  
* [[Medicaid Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Medicaid]]
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|year = 2010
* [[Ports, Harbors and Airports Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Ports, Harbors and Airports]]
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
* [[Universities and Colleges Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Universities and Colleges]]
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|Committee1 = State Library
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|Chair1 = Chair
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|Committee2 = Education
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|Committee3 = Interstate Cooperation
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|Committee4 = Medicaid
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|Committee5 = Ports, Harbors and Airports
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|Committee6 = Universities and Colleges
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==Elections==
 
==Elections==

Revision as of 11:49, 7 June 2013

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:

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2012
Investigate State Offices
Ports, Harbors and Airports
State Library, Vice Chair
Tourism
Ways and Means

2010-2011

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

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2010
State Library, Chair
Education
Interstate Cooperation
Medicaid
Ports, Harbors and Airports
Universities and Colleges

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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Preceded by
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 41
2000–present
Succeeded by
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