Jan Jones

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Jan Jones
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Georgia House of Representatives District 47
Incumbent
In office
2003-Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 11
PartyRepublican
Leadership
Speaker Pro Tempore, Georgia State House of Representatives
2011-present
Compensation
Base salary$17,342/year
Per diem$173/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Georgia
Master'sGeorgia State University
Personal
Place of birthWarner Robins, GA
ProfessionLegislator
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Jan Jones is a Republican member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing District 47. She was first elected to the chamber in 2002.

Jones served as the House Speaker Pro Tempore.

Biography

Jones' professional experience includes working as a community advocate, marketing executive, and as Marketing Director, Auditor, and Analyst for Home Box Office, Incorporated.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Georgia Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations
Education
Ethics
Legislative and Congressional Reapportionment
Rules

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Jones served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Jones served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2012

Jones ran in the 2012 election for Georgia House of Representatives District 47. Jones ran unopposed in the Republican primary on July 31, 2012. The general election took place on November 6, 2012. [1] Jones ran unopposed in the general election.[2]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 47, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJan Jones Incumbent 100% 20,198
Total Votes 20,198

2010

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2010

Jones ran for re-election to the 46th District seat in 2010. She had no opposition in the July 20 primary. Jones defeated Paul Kennedy (D) in the general election. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[3]

Georgia House of Representatives District 46 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJan Jones Incumbent 78.1% 15,988
     Democratic Paul Kennedy 21.9% 4,494
Total Votes 20,482

2008

In 2008 Jones was re-elected to the Georgia House of Representatives District 46. Jones (R) ran unopposed and finished with 24,451 votes.[4] Jones raised $66,469 for her campaign fund.[5]

Georgia House of Representatives District 46 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJan Jones Incumbent 100% 24,451
Total Votes 24,451

2006

On November 7, 2006, Jones won re-election to District 46 of the Georgia House of Representatives against Melanie Eyre (D).[6]

Georgia House of Representatives District 46 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJan Jones Incumbent 75.5% 13,404
     Democratic Melanie Eyre 24.5% 4,344
Total Votes 17,748

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Jones is available dating back to 2002. Based on available campaign finance records, Jones raised a total of $630,266 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 26, 2013.[7]

Jan Jones's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Georgia State House, District 47 Won $208,030
2010 Georgia State House, District 46 Won $226,209
2008 Georgia State House, District 46 Won $66,469
2006 Georgia State House, District 46 Won $54,980
2004 Georgia State House, District 46 Won $31,943
2002 Georgia State House, District 38 Won $42,635
Grand Total Raised $630,266

2012

Jones won re-election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Jones raised a total of $208,030.
Georgia House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Jan Jones's campaign in 2012
American Federation for Children$3,500
Georgia Medical Association$3,500
Georgia Apartment Association$3,000
Georgia Bankers Association$3,000
Titlemax Management$3,000
Total Raised in 2012$208,030
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Jones won re-election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Jones raised a total of $226,209.

2008

Jones won re-election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Jones raised a total of $66,469.

2006

Jones won re-election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Jones raised a total of $54,980.

2004

Jones won re-election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, Jones raised a total of $31,943.

2002

Jones won election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2002. During that election cycle, Jones raised a total of $42,635.

Personal

Jones is a member of the Hope Grant Scholarship Program, and was appointed to the Land Conservation Partnership.[8]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Charles Martin, Jr. (R)
Georgia House of Representatives District 47
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Georgia House of Representatives District 46
2003–2013
Succeeded by
John Carson (R)