Gerald McCormick

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Gerald McCormick
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Tennessee House Of Representatives District 26
Incumbent
In office
2004-Present
Term ends
November 4, 2014
Years in position 10
PartyRepublican
Leadership
Majority Leader, Tennessee House of Representatives
2011-present
Compensation
Base salary$19,009/year
Per diem$171/legislative day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2004
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Army
Personal
BirthdayFebruary 22, 1962
ProfessionBroker, Commercial Real Estate
ReligionMethodist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Gerald McCormick (b. February 22, 1962) is a Republican member of the Tennessee House of Representatives, representing the 26th District since 2004.

McCormick previously served as Assistant Majority Leader until 2011 when he became the Majority Leader.[1]

McCormick served in the United States Army in the First Gulf War. He has also worked as a Broker of Commercial Real Estate.

McCormick graduated from the University of Tennessee.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, McCormick served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, McCormick served on these committees:

Subcommittee on Industrial Impact
Subcommittee on State Government, Chair

Issues

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Gerald McCormick endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [2]

Elections

2012

See also: Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2012

McCormick won re-election in the 2012 election for Tennessee House of Representatives, District 26. McCormick ran unopposed in the August 2 primary election and defeated W. Rodger Cooksey (I) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

Tennessee House of Representatives, District 26, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGerald McCormick Incumbent 75.2% 21,122
     Independent Rodger Cooksey 24.8% 6,983
Total Votes 28,105

2010

See also: Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2010

McCormick was re-elected to the 26th District Seat in 2010. He faced no opposition in the general election on November 2, 2010. He was unopposed in the August 5 primary.[5][6]

Tennessee House of Representatives, District 26 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Gerald McCormick (R) 14,328

2008

On Nov. 4, 2008, McCormick won re-election to the 26th District Seat in the Tennessee House of Representatives. [7]

McCormick raised $68,100 for his campaign. [8]

Tennessee House of Representatives, District 26 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Gerald McCormick (R) 21,894

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, McCormick received $90,165 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[9]

Tennessee House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Gerald McCormick's campaign in 2010
Tennessee Dental Association$3,800
At&T$2,750
Tennessee Bankers Association$2,000
Tennessee Medical Association$2,000
Lawson, Brenda Mckenzie$2,000
Total Raised in 2010 $90,165

2008

McCormick raised $68,100 in the 2008 election cycle.

His major contributors are listed below. [10]

Donor Amount
James L Wolford $2,000
Brenda Lawson $2,000
Thompson Engineering $1,300
Four different donors $1,250

Personal

McCormick is married and has two children.

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Preceded by
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Tennessee House of Representatives District 26
2004–present
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