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Gerald McCormick

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Gerald McCormick
Gerald McCormick.jpg
Tennessee House Of Representatives District 26
In office
Term ends
November 4, 2014
Years in position 11
Majority Leader, Tennessee House of Representatives
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
Date of birthFebruary 22, 1962
ProfessionBroker, Commercial Real Estate
Office website
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


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


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

Subcommittee on Industrial Impact
Subcommittee on State Government, Chair


Presidential preference


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

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



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


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


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


Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.


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
Tennessee Bankers Association$2,000
Tennessee Medical Association$2,000
Lawson, Brenda Mckenzie$2,000
Total Raised in 2010 $90,165


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


McCormick is married and has two children.

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