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Esther Harrison
Esther Harrison.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives District 41
In office
2000 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2012
Years in position 15
Base salary$10,000 per year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 2, 1999
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
ReligionAfrican Methodist Episcopal
Office website
Esther Harrison is a Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives. She has represented the 41st District since 2000.

Harrison is retired. She worked as a business administrator and teacher.

Harrison attended Alcorn State University and the Mississippi University for Women. She is a member of Eastern Star, Helping Hands, 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.[1]

Committee assignments


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


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



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]


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


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


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

Contact Information

Capitol Address:
Post Office Box 1018, Basement-NC
Jackson, MS 39215-1018
Phone: 601-359-4073

District Address:
924 South 7th Street
Columbus, MS 39701
Phone: 662-327-5294               662-327-5294       (Home)


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