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name                = J. Andrew Gipson |
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|Name = J. Andrew Gipson
political position  = Mississippi House Of Representatives District 77 |
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incumbency          = Incumbent |
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|Position = Mississippi House of Representatives, District 77
assumed office     = 2008 |
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|Status = Incumbent
term ends          = 2012 |
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|Tenure = 2008 - present
political party    = [[Republican]] |
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|Term ends = January 3, 2016
  profession          = Business owner/Attorney |
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|Assumed office = 2008
website             = [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/gipson.xml House site] |
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|Political party = Republican
}}{{tnr}}'''Andrew Gipson''' (b. December 21, 1976) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]].  He has represented the 77th District since 2008.
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}}{{tnr}}'''J. Andrew Gipson''' (b. December 21, 1976) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]], representing District 77.  He was first elected to the chamber in 2007.
  
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.
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==Biography==
 
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Gipson earned his B.A. from Mississippi College and J.D. from the Mississippi College School of Law.  His professional experience includes working as an attorney with Watkins, Ludlum, Winter and Stennis; and as the owner of Gipson Land and Cattle.<ref name=vs>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=69972 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Gipson]</ref>
Gipson is a Deacon at First Baptist Church, and a member of Gideons International, Mississippi Bar Association, and the Mississippi Cattlemen's Association. <ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=69972 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Gipson]</ref>
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
Gipson currently serves on the following committees:
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===2012-2013===
* [[Investigate State Offices Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Investigative State Offices]] (Vice-Chair)
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During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Gipson served on the following committees:
* [[Agriculture Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Agriculture]]
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* [[Corrections Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Corrections]]
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* [[Insurance Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Insurance]]
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* [[Judiciary A Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Judiciary A]]
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|year = 2012
* [[Judiciary En Banc Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Judiciary En Banc]]
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
* [[Select Cmte on Philanthropic Development Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Select Committee on Philanthropic Development]]
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|Committee1 = Apportionment and Elections
* [[Select Committee on Poverty Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Select Committee on Poverty]]
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|Committee2 = Banking and Financial Services
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|Committee3 = Congressional Redistricting
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|Committee4 = Insurance
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|Committee5 = Judiciary B
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|Chair5 = Chair
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|Committee6 = Judiciary En Banc
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|Chair6 = Vice Chair
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|Committee7 = Legislative Reapportionment
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|Committee8 = Rules
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|Committee9 = Ways and Means
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===2010-2011===
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During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Gipson served on the following committees:
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|year = 2010
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Investigate State Offices
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|Chair1 = Vice Chair
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|Committee2 = Agriculture
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|Committee3 = Corrections
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|Committee4 = Insurance
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|Committee5 = Judiciary A
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|Committee6 = Judiciary En Banc
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|Committee7 = Select Cmte on Philanthropic Development
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|Committee8 = Select Committee on Poverty
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==Elections==
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==Election history==
 
===2011===
 
===2011===
 
:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011]]''
  
Gipson is running in the 2011 election for [[Mississippi House of Representatives]] District 77.  He ran unopposed in the primary on August 2, 2011.  No Democratic candidates filed to run for election.  The general election takes place on November 8, 2011. <ref>[http://www.sos.ms.gov/links/elections/home/tab1/2011%20Mississippi%20House%20and%20Senate%20Candidates.pdf ''Mississippi Secretary of State,'' 2011 Official Primary Candidate List]</ref>
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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.<ref>[http://www.sos.ms.gov/links/elections/home/tab1/2011%20Mississippi%20House%20and%20Senate%20Candidates.pdf ''Mississippi Secretary of State,'' 2011 Official Primary Candidate List]</ref>
  
 
===2007===
 
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:: ''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.<ref>http://www.sos.state.ms.us/elections/2007/Statewide%20Elections.asp</ref>  Gipson defeated incumbent Clint Rottenberry and Billy Therrell in the primary election with 1,455 votes versus 1,207 and 454, respectively.<ref>http://www.sos.state.ms.us/elections/2007/PrimaryCert/Republican.asp</ref>
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On November 6, 2007 Gipson was elected in District 77, defeating Democratic challenger Dale Berry in the general election.<ref>[http://www.sos.state.ms.us/elections/2007/Statewide%20Elections.asp ''Mississippi Secretary of State'', 2007 election results.]</ref>  Gipson defeated incumbent Clint Rottenberry and Billy Therrell in the primary election with 1,455 votes versus 1,207 and 454, respectively.<ref>[http://www.sos.state.ms.us/elections/2007/PrimaryCert/Republican.asp ''Mississippi Secretary of State'', 2007 Republican primary certification.]</ref>
 
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===2007===
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==Campaign donors==
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===2011===
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In 2011, Gipson received $8,385 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MS&y=2011&f=H&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2011 contributions]</ref>
  
In 2007, Gipson collected $64,637 in donations.<ref> http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=95623</ref>
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 8385
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|total votes = 7410
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|org1 = Gipson, James Andrew
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|org2 = Mississippi Dental Association
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|org3 = Hickory Properties
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|org4 = State Farm
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|org5 = Health Management Associates Of Mississippi
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|orgdonor1 = 5,000
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|orgdonor2 = 1,000
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|orgdonor3 = 1,000
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|orgdonor4 = 1,000
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|orgdonor5 = 500
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In 2007, Gipson collected $64,637 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=95623 ''Follow the Money'', 2007 contributions to J. Andrew Gipson.]</ref>
  
 
Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.
 
Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.
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==Personal==
==Contact Information==
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Gipson has been a Deacon at First Baptist Church, and a member of Gideons International, Mississippi Bar Association, and the Mississippi Cattlemen's Association.<ref name=vs/>
 
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Capitol Address:<br>
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Post Office Box 1018<br>
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Jackson, MS 39215<br>
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District Address:<br>
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414 Holly Grove Circle<br>
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Braxton, MS 39044<br>
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Phone: 601-847-4789                601-847-4789       (Work)<br>
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Phone: 601-847-0417 (Home)<br>
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Email:<br>
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agipson@house.ms.gov
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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* [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/gipson.xml Mississippi House Member Page]
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* [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/gipson.xml Office website]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=69972 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=69972 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=69972 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=69972 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=114092 2009], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=95623 2007]
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* Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=114092 2009], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=95623 2007]
  
 
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Revision as of 02:16, 8 June 2013

J. Andrew Gipson
J. Andrew Gipson.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives, District 77
Incumbent
In office
2008 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 6
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 6, 2007
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
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
J. Andrew Gipson (b. December 21, 1976) is a Republican member of the Mississippi House of Representatives, representing District 77. He was first elected to the chamber in 2007.

Biography

Gipson earned his B.A. from Mississippi College and J.D. from the Mississippi College School of Law. His professional experience includes working as an attorney with Watkins, Ludlum, Winter and Stennis; and as the owner of Gipson Land and Cattle.[1]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Gipson served on the following committees:

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2012
Apportionment and Elections
Banking and Financial Services
Congressional Redistricting
Insurance
Judiciary B, Chair
Judiciary En Banc, Vice Chair
Legislative Reapportionment
Rules
Ways and Means

2010-2011

During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Gipson served on the following committees:

Election history

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

2011

In 2011, Gipson received $8,385 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[5]

Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Andy Gipson's campaign in 2011
Gipson, James Andrew$5,000
Mississippi Dental Association$1,000
Hickory Properties$1,000
State Farm$1,000
Health Management Associates Of Mississippi$500
Total Raised in 2011 $8,385
Total Votes received in 2011 7,410
Cost of each vote received $1.13

2007

In 2007, Gipson collected $64,637 in donations.[6]

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

Personal

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

External links

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