Jack Brown

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Jack Brown
Arizona House of Representatives District 5
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Cattle Rancher
Jack Brown was a Democratic member of the Arizona House of Representatives, representing the 5th District from 2005 to 2011. He previously served in the House from 1963-74 and 1987-1996, and also served as Assistant Minority Leader.

In March 2010, Brown announced he would be retiring at the end of his current term.[1]

Brown works as a cattle rancher and self-employed real estate broker. He is President of the Apache County Fair and Racing Commission, and President and Member of the Apache County Cattle Growers.[2]

Committee assignments

Brown's sponsored bills include:

  • HB 2400 - partial-birth abortions; definition
  • HB 2469 - aggressive dogs; muzzles
  • HB 2606 - civil rights; discrimination; employment

For a full listed of sponsored bills see the House website.



See also: Arizona House of Representatives elections, 2010

Brown was eligible but did not seek re-election in 2010.


On November 4, 2008, Brown and Bill Konopnicki were elected to the 5th District Seat in the Alabama House of Representatives, defeating opponent Barbara G. Brewer (R).[3]

Brown raised $74,243 for the campaign, Konopnicki raised $71,092, and Brewer raised $9,185.[4]

Arizona State House, District 5 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jack Brown (D) 31,966
Green check mark transparent.png Bill Konopnicki (R) 37,576
Barbara G. Brewer (R) 30,089

Campaign donors

Below are Brown's campaign contributors in the 2008 election:[5]

Contributor 2008 total
Public Fund $70,694
Jack A Brown $200

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Political offices
Preceded by
Arizona State House District 5
Succeeded by
Brenda Barton