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Gary Jackson
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Mississippi State Senate District 15
In office
2004 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 11
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First elected2003
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Date of birthSeptember 11, 1950
Place of birthStarkville, Mississippi
ProfessionResidential Appraiser/Pastor
Office website
Gary Jackson (b. September 11, 1950) is a Republican member of the Mississippi State Senate, representing District 15. He was first elected to the chamber in 2003.


Jackson attended East Mississippi Community College and Mississippi State University. His professional experience includes working as a residential appraiser and serving as a pastor.

Committee assignments


In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Jackson served on these committees:



See also: Mississippi State Senate elections, 2011

Jackson won re-election to the Mississippi Senate District 15. He ran unopposed in the primary on August 2, 2011 and in the general election on November 8, 2011. [1]


See also: Mississippi State Senate elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007, Gary Jackson ran unopposed for District 15 of the Mississippi State Senate. [2]

Gary Jackson raised $9,050 for his campaign.[3]

Mississippi Senate, District 15
Candidates Votes Percent
Gary Jackson (R) 13,551 100%

Campaign donors


In 2011, Jackson received $38,550 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

Mississippi State Senate 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Gary Jackson (Mississippi)'s campaign in 2011
Stogner, Jerry D$2,000
Mississippi Consumer Finance Association$2,000
Hancock Bank$1,500
Advance America Cash Advance$1,500
Mississippi Coalition For Progress$1,000
Total Raised in 2011 $38,550
Total Votes received in 2011 15,205
Cost of each vote received $2.54


In 2009 Gary Jackson collected $18,100 in donations.[5]

His four largest contributors in 2009 were:

Donor Amount
Jerry Stogner $2,000
Luke Montgomery $1,000
Check Into Cash $1,000
Deweese Title Loan LLC $1,000


Jackson is married to his wife, Dianne.

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Mississippi State Senate District 15
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