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}}{{tnr}}'''Ezell Lee''' (b. April 9, 1938) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Mississippi State Senate]], representing the 47th Senatorial District.  He was a member of the [[Democratic Party]] until February 2011, when he filed to run for re-election as a Republican.<ref>[http://picayuneitem.com/local/x62855918/Sen-Lee-changes-party ''Picayune Item,'' "Sen. Lee changes party," February 25, 2011]</ref>
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}}{{tnr}}'''Ezell Lee''' (b. April 9, 1938) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Mississippi State Senate]], representing the 47th Senatorial District.  He was a member of the [[Democratic Party]] until February 2011, when he filed to run for re-election as a Republican.<ref>[http://picayuneitem.com/local/x62855918/Sen-Lee-changes-party ''Picayune Item,'' "Sen. Lee changes party," February 25, 2011]</ref> He lost in the 2011 [[Democratic]] primary election to [[Tony Smith]].
  
 
Lee was Chair of the Pearl River County.  He served in the Mississippi State House of Representatives from 1987 to 1991.  He then joined the Mississippi State Senate in 1992.  He has served in that position since, representing the 47th district.
 
Lee was Chair of the Pearl River County.  He served in the Mississippi State House of Representatives from 1987 to 1991.  He then joined the Mississippi State Senate in 1992.  He has served in that position since, representing the 47th district.
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Lee is running for re-election to the [[Mississippi State Senate|Mississippi Senate]] District 47.  He faces [[John McCay, Jr.]] and [[Tony Smith]] in the primary on August 2, 2011. [[Mitch Ellerby]] is running unopposed in the Democratic primary. The general election takes place on November 8, 2011. <ref>[http://www.sos.ms.gov/links/elections/home/tab1/2011%20Mississippi%20House%20and%20Senate%20Candidates.pdf ''Mississippi Department of State,'' 2011 Official State Senate Candidate List]</ref>
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Lee ran for re-election to the [[Mississippi State Senate|Mississippi Senate]] District 47.  He and [[John McCay, Jr.]] were both defeated by [[Tony Smith]] in the primary on August 2, 2011. [[Mitch Ellerby]] ran unopposed in the Democratic primary. The general election takes place on November 8, 2011. <ref>[http://www.sos.ms.gov/links/elections/home/tab1/2011%20Mississippi%20House%20and%20Senate%20Candidates.pdf ''Mississippi Department of State,'' 2011 Official State Senate Candidate List]</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 13:55, 3 August 2011

Ezell Lee
Ezell Lee.jpg
Mississippi State Senate District 47
Incumbent
Assumed office
1992
Current term ends
2012
Political party Republican
Profession Teacher/Coach
Website Senate website
Ezell Lee (b. April 9, 1938) is a Republican member of the Mississippi State Senate, representing the 47th Senatorial District. He was a member of the Democratic Party until February 2011, when he filed to run for re-election as a Republican.[1] He lost in the 2011 Democratic primary election to Tony Smith.

Lee was Chair of the Pearl River County. He served in the Mississippi State House of Representatives from 1987 to 1991. He then joined the Mississippi State Senate in 1992. He has served in that position since, representing the 47th district.

Lee is a Teacher/Coach.

Lee earned his AA from Pearl River Community College. He went on to receive his BS from William Carey College. He then earned his MS from the University of Southern Mississippi.

Committee assignments

2010-2011

In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Lee has been appointed to these committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi State Senate elections, 2011

Lee ran for re-election to the Mississippi Senate District 47. He and John McCay, Jr. were both defeated by Tony Smith in the primary on August 2, 2011. Mitch Ellerby ran unopposed in the Democratic primary. The general election takes place on November 8, 2011. [2]

2007

On November 6, 2007, Ezell Lee ran unopposed for District 47 of the Mississippi State Senate. [3]

Ezell Lee raised $7,750 for his campaign.[4]

Mississippi Senate, District 47
Candidates Votes Percent
Ezell Lee (D) 11,244 100%

Personal

Lee has a wife, Donna.

Contact Information

Capitol Address
Post Office Box 1018, Room 410
Jackson, MS 39215-1018
Phone: 601-359-3170

District Address:
Post Office Box 424
Picayune, MS 39466
Phone: 601-798-6961               601-798-6961                     601-798-6961       (Business)
Phone: 601-798-5270 (Home)

Email:
elee@senate.ms.gov

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Mississippi State Senate District 47
1992–present
Succeeded by
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