Greg Morris

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Greg Morris
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Georgia House of Representatives District 156
Incumbent
In office
January 11, 1999 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 15
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$17,342/year
Per diem$173/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected1998
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Toombs County Commissioner
1992-1995
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Georgia
Personal
BirthdayApril 25, 1964
Place of birthVidalia, GA
ProfessionBusinessman
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Greg Morris (b. April 25, 1964) is a Republican member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing District 156. Morris has represented the district, previously the 155th District, since 1999. He switched parties, from Democrat to Republican, in 2005.

Morris is a businessman. He served on the Toombs County Commission from 1992-1995, and is a current member of the Smith Street Baptist Church. [1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Georgia Committee Assignments, 2013
Banks and Banking, Chair
Appropriations
Code Revision
Natural Resources and Environment
Rules

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2012

Morris ran in the 2012 election for Georgia House of Representatives District 156. Morris ran unopposed in the Republican primary on July 31, 2012. He was unopposed in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. [2][3]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 156, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGreg Morris Incumbent 100% 14,499
Total Votes 14,499

2010

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2010

Morris ran for re-election to the 155th District seat in 2010. He did not have any opposition in the July 20 primary or in the general election on November 2, 2010.[4]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 155 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Greg Morris (R) 9,230 100.0%

2008

In 2008 Morris was re-elected to the Georgia House of Representatives District 155. Morris (R) ran unopposed and finished with 13,462 votes.[5] Morris raised $13,535 for his campaign fund.[6]

Georgia House of Representatives District 155
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Greg Morris (R) 13,462

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Morris collected $14,609 in campaign contributions.[7] The largest contributors to the campaign were as follows:

Georgia House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Greg Morris's campaign in 2010
Troutman Sanders LLP$1,300
Associated General Contractors Of Georgia$1,000
Georgia Alliance Of Community Hospitals$1,000
Corrections Corp Of America$750
Bank Of America$500
Total Raised in 2010 $14,609

2008

In 2008, Morris collected $13,535 in campaign contributions.[8] The five largest contributors to his campaign were as follows:

Donor Amount
Montgomery Bank & Trust $2,000
Georgia Apartment Association $1,250
Lovins Branch & Co. PC $1,000
McNatt Greene & Peterson $1,000
Advance America Cash Advance $1,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
Butch Parrish (R)
Georgia House of Representatives District 156
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Georgia House of Representatives District 155
1999–2013
Succeeded by
Jay Roberts (R)