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$173/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 District 26. He was first elected to the chamber in 2004.

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

Biography

McCormick graduated from the University of Tennessee. He has also worked as commercial real estate broker. McCormick served in the United States Army in the First Gulf War.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Tennessee Committee Assignments, 2013
Business and Utilities
Calendar and Rules
Finance, Ways, and Means
Government Operations
Government Operations

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:

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

Comprehensive donor information for McCormick is available dating back to 2004. Based on available campaign finance records, McCormick raised a total of $469,677 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 28, 2013.[9]

Gerald McCormick's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Tennessee State House, District 26 Won $218,880
2010 Tennessee State House, District 26 Won $90,165
2008 Tennessee State House, District 26 Won $68,100
2006 Tennessee State House, District 26 Won $46,417
2004 Tennessee State House, District 26 Won $46,115
Grand Total Raised $469,677

2012

McCormick won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, McCormick raised a total of $218,880.
Tennessee House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Gerald McCormick's campaign in 2012
Federal Express$7,100
Tennessee Bankers Association$4,000
Wine & Spirits Wholesalers Of Tennessee$4,000
Tennessee Healthcare Association$4,000
Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis$3,500
Total Raised in 2012$218,880
Source:Follow the Money

2010

McCormick won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, McCormick raised a total of $90,165.

2008

McCormick won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, McCormick raised a total of $68,100.

2006

McCormick won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, McCormick raised a total of $46,417.

2004

McCormick won election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, McCormick raised a total of $46,115.

Personal

McCormick and his wife have two children. They currently reside in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

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Preceded by
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Tennessee House of Representatives District 26
2004–present
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