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}}{{tnr}}'''Harry Brooks''' (b. September 4, 1946) is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Tennessee House of Representatives]], representing District 19. He was first elected to the chamber in 2002. Brooks currently serves as Assistant Minority Leader.  
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}}{{tnr}}'''Harry Brooks''' (b. September 4, 1946) is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Tennessee House of Representatives]], representing [[Tennessee House of Representatives District 19|District 19]]. He was first elected to the chamber in 2002. Brooks currently serves as Assistant Minority Leader.  
  
 
==Biography==
 
==Biography==
Brooks attended the University of Tennessee.  He then received his BA in Speech/Communication from Carson-Newman College in 1969. Brooks has worked as a teacher, counselor, and administrator. Brooks served as a member of the Knox County School Board from 1992 to 1996. He has been the President of Security Services since 1997.
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Brooks attended the University of Tennessee.  He then received his B.A. in Speech/Communication from Carson-Newman College in 1969. Brooks has worked as a teacher, counselor, and administrator. Brooks served as a member of the Knox County School Board from 1992 to 1996. He has been the President of Security Services since 1997.
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2014===
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{{TN HD19 2014}}
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===2012===
 
===2012===
 
:: ''See also: [[Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
  
Brooks ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2012|Tennessee House of Representatives]], District 19. Brooks ran unopposed in the August 2 primary election. He was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://tnsos.org/elections/2012CandidatesState.php?Position=TNH0139 Tennessee Secretary of State - 2012 Primary Candidates]</ref><ref>[http://elections.tn.gov/results.php Tennessee Department of State - Unofficial primary results]</ref>
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Brooks ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2012|Tennessee House of Representatives]], District 19. Brooks ran unopposed in the August 2 primary election. He was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://tnsos.org/elections/2012CandidatesState.php?Position=TNH0139 ''Tennessee Secretary of State,'' "2012 List of Candidates," accessed April 17, 2014]</ref><ref>[http://elections.tn.gov/results.php ''Tennessee Department of State,'' "Election Results," accessed April 17, 2014]</ref>
  
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
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:: ''See also: [[Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
  
Brooks was re-elected to the 19th District Seat in 2010. He faced no opposition in the general election on [[Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]. He was unopposed in the August 5 primary.<ref>[http://www.tennessee.gov/sos/election/results/Rep%20TN%20House.pdf Unofficial Republican state representative primary results from the TN Secretary of State, 2010]</ref><ref>[http://www.tn.gov/sos/election/results/2010-11/TNHCounty.pdf Tennessee General election results]</ref>
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Brooks was re-elected to the 19th District seat in 2010. He faced no opposition in the general election on [[Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]. He was unopposed in the August 5 primary.<ref>[http://www.tennessee.gov/sos/election/results/2010-08/index.htm ''Tennessee Secretary of State,'' "2010 Primary Election Official Results," accessed April 17, 2014]</ref><ref>[http://www.tn.gov/sos/election/results/2010-11/TNHCounty.pdf ''Tennessee Secretary of State,'' "2010 Tennessee General election results," accessed April 17, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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===2008===
 
===2008===
  
On Nov. 4, 2008, Brooks won re-election to the 19th District Seat in the [[Tennessee House of Representatives]]). <ref> [http://state.tn.us/sos/election/results/2008-11/tnh133.pdf Election Results, Tennessee House of Representatives, District 19]</ref>
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On Nov. 4, 2008, Brooks won re-election to the 19th District Seat in the [[Tennessee House of Representatives]]).<ref> [http://state.tn.us/sos/election/results/2008-11/tnh133.pdf ''Tennessee Secretary of State,'' "2008 Tennessee General election results," accessed April 18, 2014]</ref>
  
Brooks raised $43,591 for his campaign. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=TN&y=2006&PHPSESSID=97ec4b8c2cc15b4998a7ffc9e50584a6#results_summary_H District 19 Tennessee House Spending, 2008]</ref>
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Brooks raised $43,591 for his campaign.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=TN&y=2006&PHPSESSID=97ec4b8c2cc15b4998a7ffc9e50584a6#results_summary_H ''Follow the Money,'' "General Election Results," accessed April 18, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name=Brooks
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|Full name=Harry Brooks
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|year=2002
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|Editdate= June 28, 2013
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|link=<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=6992 ''Follow the Money'', "Brooks, Harry," accessed June 28, 2013]</ref>
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|party=Republican
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|totalraised2012=35531
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|result2012= Won
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|office2012= [[Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2012|Tennessee State House, District 19]]
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|totalraised2010=45694
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|result2010= Won
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|office2010= [[Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2010|Tennessee State House, District 19]]
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|totalraised2008=43591
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|result2008= Won
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|office2008= [[Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2008|Tennessee State House, District 19]]
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|totalraised2006=27720
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|result2006= Won
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|office2006= [[Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2006|Tennessee State House, District 19]]
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|totalraised2004=39859
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|result2004= Won
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|office2004= [[Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2004|Tennessee State House, District 19]]
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|totalraised2002=25800
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|result2002= Won
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|office2002= [[Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2002|Tennessee State House, District 19]]
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}}
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===2012===
 
===2012===
{{State leg donor}}
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{{SLP donor box 2012
===2010===
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|name =Brooks
In 2010, Brooks received $45,694 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=TN&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2010 contributions]</ref>
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|full Name = Harry Brooks
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=143263
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|office= Tennessee House of Representatives
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|new =no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 35531
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|org1 = AGC Knoxville PAC
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|org2 = Tennessee First
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|org3 = StudentFirst
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|org4 = AT&T
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|org5 = Tennessee Bankers Association
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|orgamount1 = 2400
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|orgamount2 = 2000
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|orgamount3 =1000
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|orgamount4 = 1000
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|orgamount5 = 1000
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|}}
  
{{slp donor box 2010
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===2010===
|Chamber = Tennessee House of Representatives
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{{SLP donor box 2010
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|name =Brooks
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|full Name = Harry Brooks
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=125105
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|office= Tennessee House of Representatives
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|new =no
 
|party = Republican
 
|party = Republican
|total raised = $45,694
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|total raised = 45694
 
|org1 = Tennessee Education Association
 
|org1 = Tennessee Education Association
 
|org2 = Tennessee Chiropractic Association
 
|org2 = Tennessee Chiropractic Association
 
|org3 = Tennessee Bankers Association
 
|org3 = Tennessee Bankers Association
|org4 = Tennessee Health Care Association
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|org4 = Tennessee Healthcare Association
 
|org5 = Tennessee Association Of Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors PAC
 
|org5 = Tennessee Association Of Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors PAC
|orgdonor1 = $2,500
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|orgamount1 = 2500
|orgdonor2 = $2,250
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|orgamount2 = 2250
|orgdonor3 = $1,250
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|orgamount3 =1250
|orgdonor4 = $1,000
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|orgamount4 = 1000
|orgdonor5 = $1,000
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|orgamount5 = 1000
 
|}}
 
|}}
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===2008===
 
===2008===
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{{SLP donor box 2008
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|name =Brooks
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|full Name = Harry Brooks
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=109074
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|office= Tennessee House of Representatives
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|new =no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 43591
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|org1 = Tennessee Association of Realtors
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|org2 = Tennessee Bankers Association
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|org3 = Hunley, Steve
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|org4 = Oaks, R L
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|org5 = Stowers Jr, Harry W (Wes)
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|orgamount1 = 1000
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|orgamount2 = 1000
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|orgamount3 =1000
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|orgamount4 = 1000
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|orgamount5 = 1000
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|}}
  
Brooks raised $43,591 in the 2008 election cycle.
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===2006===
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{{SLP donor box 2006
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|name =Brooks
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|full Name = Harry Brooks
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=86717
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|office= Tennessee House of Representatives
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|new =no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 27720
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|org1 = Tennessee Association Of Realtors
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|org2 = Tennessee Highway Contractors
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|org3 = Tennessee Bankers Association
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|org4 = Burnette, Thomas
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|org5 = Coca-Cola Enterprises
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|orgamount1 = 1000
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|orgamount2 = 1000
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|orgamount3 =1000
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|orgamount4 = 750
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|orgamount5 = 600
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|}}
  
His major contributors are listed below. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=109074&PHPSESSID=5f4637585c0b95a15e60a8427114b0f5 Tennessee House donor numbers]</ref>
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===2004===
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{{SLP donor box 2004
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|name =Brooks
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|full Name = Harry Brooks
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=65634
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|office= Tennessee House of Representatives
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|new =no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 39859
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|org1 = Tennessee Bankers Association
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|org2 = Stowers, Harry W
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|org3 = Barker, Bob
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|org4 = Advantage Service Inc
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|org5 = A-1 Bonding Of Knoxville
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|orgamount1 = 1000
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|orgamount2 = 1000
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|orgamount3 =1000
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|orgamount4 = 750
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|orgamount5 = 750
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|}}
  
{{legislative donor box}}
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===2002===
|-
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{{SLP donor box 2002
| Harry W (Wes) Stowers, Jr.
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|name =Brooks
| align="right" |$1,000
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|full Name = Harry Brooks
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=15098
| Tennessee Association of Realtors
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|office= Tennessee House of Representatives
| align="right" | $1,000
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|new =yes
|-
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|party = Republican
| Steve Hunley
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|total raised = 25800
| align="right" | $1,000
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|org1 = House Republican Caucus Of Tennessee
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|org2 = Wilson, Justin Potter
| R L Oaks
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|org3 = Stowers Jr, Harry
| align="right" | $1,000
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|org4 = Tennessee Education Association
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|org5 = Hunley, Stephen
| Tennessee Bankers Association
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|orgamount1 = 5000
| align="right" | $1,000
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|orgamount2 = 1000
 
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|orgamount3 =1000
|}
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|orgamount4 = 1000
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|orgamount5 = 1000
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|}}
  
 
==Personal==
 
==Personal==
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==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
 
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==See also==
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*[[Tennessee State Legislature]]
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*[[Tennessee House of Representatives]]
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*[[Tennessee House of Representatives#House Committees|Tennessee House of Representatives Committees]]
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*[[Tennessee State Legislature#Joint legislative committees|Tennessee Joint Committees]]
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*[[Tennessee state legislative districts]]
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==External links==
 
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* [http://www.legislature.state.tn.us/house/members/h19.html Tennessee Legislature - Representative Harry Brooks]
 
* [http://www.legislature.state.tn.us/house/members/h19.html Tennessee Legislature - Representative Harry Brooks]
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* [http://openstates.org/tn/legislators/TNL000037/harry-brooks/ Profile from Open States]
 
* [http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=48821 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=48821 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=48821 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=48821 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=109074 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=86717 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=65634 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=15098 2002]
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*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=143263 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=125105 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=109074 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=86717 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=65634 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=15098 2002]
 
* [http://tennesseevotes.org/Legislator.aspx?ID=17708 Tennessee Votes profile]
 
* [http://tennesseevotes.org/Legislator.aspx?ID=17708 Tennessee Votes profile]
 
* [http://www.statesurge.com/members/111178-harry-brooks-tennessee State Surge - Legislative and voting track record]
 
* [http://www.statesurge.com/members/111178-harry-brooks-tennessee State Surge - Legislative and voting track record]
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Harry Brooks
Harry Brooks.jpg
Tennessee House Of Representatives District 19
Incumbent
In office
2002-Present
Term ends
November 4, 2014
Years in position 12
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$19,009/year
Per diem$173/legislative day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sCarson-Newman College, 1969
Personal
BirthdaySeptember 4, 1946
Place of birthSevierville, TN
ProfessionRetired
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Harry Brooks (b. September 4, 1946) is a Republican member of the Tennessee House of Representatives, representing District 19. He was first elected to the chamber in 2002. Brooks currently serves as Assistant Minority Leader.

Biography

Brooks attended the University of Tennessee. He then received his B.A. in Speech/Communication from Carson-Newman College in 1969. Brooks has worked as a teacher, counselor, and administrator. Brooks served as a member of the Knox County School Board from 1992 to 1996. He has been the President of Security Services since 1997.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Tennessee Committee Assignments, 2013
Calendar and Rules
Civil Justice
Education, Chair

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Issues

Presidential preference

2012

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

Harry Brooks endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [1]

Elections

2014

See also: Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Tennessee House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on August 7, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was April 3, 2014. Incumbent Harry Brooks is unopposed in the Republican primary.[2]

2012

See also: Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2012

Brooks ran in the 2012 election for Tennessee House of Representatives, District 19. Brooks ran unopposed in the August 2 primary election. He was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

2010

See also: Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2010

Brooks was re-elected to the 19th 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 19 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Harry Brooks (R) 12,976

2008

On Nov. 4, 2008, Brooks won re-election to the 19th District Seat in the Tennessee House of Representatives).[7]

Brooks raised $43,591 for his campaign.[8]

Tennessee House of Representatives, District 19 (2008)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Harry Brooks (R) 21,375

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Brooks is available dating back to 2002. Based on available campaign finance records, Brooks raised a total of $218,195 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 28, 2013.[9]

Harry Brooks's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Tennessee State House, District 19 Won $35,531
2010 Tennessee State House, District 19 Won $45,694
2008 Tennessee State House, District 19 Won $43,591
2006 Tennessee State House, District 19 Won $27,720
2004 Tennessee State House, District 19 Won $39,859
2002 Tennessee State House, District 19 Won $25,800
Grand Total Raised $218,195

2012

Brooks won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Brooks raised a total of $35,531.

2010

Brooks won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Brooks raised a total of $45,694.

2008

Brooks won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Brooks raised a total of $43,591.

2006

Brooks won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Brooks raised a total of $27,720.

2004

Brooks won re-election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, Brooks raised a total of $39,859.

2002

Brooks won election to the Tennessee House of Representatives in 2002. During that election cycle, Brooks raised a total of $25,800.

Personal

Brooks and his wife, Mary, had two children. They currently reside in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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