George Smith, Jr.

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George Smith, Jr.
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South Carolina House District 67
Incumbent
In office
2000 - Present
Term ends
November 10, 2014
Years in position 14
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$10,400/year
Per diem$131/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2000
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
George Smith, Jr. (b. May 15, 1968) is a Republican member of the South Carolina House of Representatives, representing District 67.

Education

Smith earned his BA from Wofford College in 1990. He went on to receive his JD from the University of South Carolina School of Law in 1993.

Professional experience

Smith worked for Young, Young & Reiter from 1993 to 1998. He was also a part-time Assistant Public Defender from 1995 to 1998. He has worked as Partner of Lee, Erter, Wilson, James, Holler & Smith, Limited Liability Company since 1998. He is also currently the owner of Wild Wing Café and Reliable Med. Equipment.

Political experience

Smith joined the South Carolina State House of Representatives in 2001. He has served in that position since, representing the 67th District.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Smith served on the following committees:

South Carolina Committee Assignments, 2013
Ways and Means
Ethics

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Smith served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Smith served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: South Carolina House of Representatives elections, 2012

Smith ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 12, as well as the general election on November 6.[1][2]

South Carolina House of Representatives, District 67, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGeorge Smith, Jr. Incumbent 99.1% 11,696
     Other Write-Ins 0.9% 106
Total Votes 11,802

2010

Smith ran unopposed in the June 8 Republican primary for District 67 of the South Carolina House of Representatives. Smith won unopposed in the general election on November 2[3].

South Carolina House of Representatives, District 67 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png George Smith, Jr. (R) 8,141 99.33%
Write-In 55 0.67%

2008

On November 4, 2008 Smith won re-election unopposed to the South Carolina House of Representatives with 11,134 votes, representing District 67. 

Smith raised $25,237 for his campaign.[4]

South Carolina House of Representatives, District 67 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png George Smith, Jr. (R) 11,134

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, a year in which Smith was up for re-election, he collected $48,821 in donations.[5]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

South Carolina House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to George Smith, Jr.'s campaign in 2010
South Carolina Optometric Association$1,250
Palmetto Leadership Council$1,000
Rumph, S W$1,000
Progress Energy$1,000
South Carolina Bankers Association$1,000
Total Raised in 2010 $48,821

2008

Smith raised $25,237 in the 2008 election cycle.

His major contributors are listed below.[6]

Donor Amount
South Carolina Trucking Association $2,000
11 different donors each donated: $1,000

Personal

Smith and his wife, Macaulay, have one child.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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South Carolina House of Representatives District 67
2000–present
Succeeded by
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