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J. Andrew Gipson
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 77
Incumbent
In office
2008 - Present
Term ends
January 3, 2012
Years in position 6
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$10,000 per year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 6, 2007
Next generalNovember 8, 2011
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sMississippi College
J.D.Mississippi College School of Law
Personal
BirthdayDecember 21, 1976
ProfessionAttorney/Business Owner
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Andrew Gipson (b. December 21, 1976) is a Republican member of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He has represented the 77th District since 2008.

Gipson is an Attorney with Watkins, Ludlum, Winter and Stennis, and owner of Gipson Land and Cattle. He earned his JD from the Mississippi College School of Law and BA from Mississippi College.

Gipson is a Deacon at First Baptist Church, and a member of Gideons International, Mississippi Bar Association, and the Mississippi Cattlemen's Association. [1]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Gipson has been appointed to the following committees:

2010-2011

During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Gipson was appointed to the following committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Gipson won re-election to District 77 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He ran unopposed in the August 2 primary and was unchallenged in the November 8 general election. [2]

2007

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007 Gipson was elected in District 77, defeating Democratic challenger Dale Berry in the general election.[3] Gipson defeated incumbent Clint Rottenberry and Billy Therrell in the primary election with 1,455 votes versus 1,207 and 454, respectively.[4]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 77 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
J. Andrew Gipson (R) 4,453 58.06%
Dale Berry (D) 3,128 40.78%
Lynn McLean (Green) 89 1.16%

Campaign donors

2007

In 2007, Gipson collected $64,637 in donations.[5]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Gipson, Andy $16,760
Mississippi Republican Party $10,000
Gipson, James Andrew $2,481
Mississippi Bankers Association $2,000
Mississippi Association of Realtors $1,000

Contact Information

Capitol Address:
Post Office Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215

District Address:
414 Holly Grove Circle
Braxton, MS 39044
Phone: 601-847-4789               601-847-4789       (Work)
Phone: 601-847-0417 (Home)

Email:
agipson@house.ms.gov

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Mississippi House of Representatives District 77
2008–present
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