Jack Gadd

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Jack Gadd
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 13
Former member
In office
1992 - 2012
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2007
First electedNovember 5, 1991
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sUniversity of Mississippi
M.D.University of Mississippi
ProfessionPart Owner/Salesman, WQLJ Radio
Jack Gadd (b. October 21, 1955) is a former Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He represented the 13th District from 1992 to 2012.

Gadd is part owner and salesman for WQLJ Radio. He earned his MEd and B.S. from the University of Mississippi.

Gadd is a volunteer fireman with the Hickory Flat Fire Department and is also a member of the Lions Club, McLean Institute, Mississippi Association of Broadcasters, and the Ole Miss Alumni Association.[1]

Committee assignments

Gadd served on the following committees:



See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

Gadd did not seek re-election in 2011.


See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007 Gadd was re-elected in District 13, defeating Republican challenger John Helmert.[2]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 13 (2007)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jack Gadd (D) 3,948
John Helmert (R) 1,871

Campaign donors


In 2007, Gadd collected $23,300 in donations.[3]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Mississippi Hospital Association $2,000
Mississippi Medical Association $2,000
Mississippi Bankers Association $2,000
Bank Plus PAC for Responsible Government $1,000
Mississippi Association of Realtors $1,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
Mississippi House of Representatives District 13
Succeeded by
Steve Massengill