Jason Spencer

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Jason Spencer
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Georgia House of Representatives District 180
Incumbent
In office
January 11, 2011 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$17,342/year
Per diem$173/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Georgia, 1997
Master'sUniversity of Nebraska Medical Center, 2005
Personal
ProfessionEmergency Medic
ReligionChristian
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Jason Spencer is a Republican member of the Georgia House of Representatives. He has represented District 180 since 2011.

Spencer practices family and emergency medicine as a physician assistant in Kingland, GA. He has received bachelors degrees from the University of Georgia and South University and a masters from the University of Nebraska Medical Center. He also attended Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College, where he played tennis; he received an athletic scholarship to play tennis at Alabama State University. He and his wife, Melaney, have two daughters.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Georgia Committee Assignments, 2013
Game, Fish, and Parks
Human Relations and Aging
Juvenile Justice
Special Rules

2011-2012

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

Issues

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Jason Spencer endorsed Newt Gingrich in the 2012 presidential election. [1]

Elections

2012

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2012

Spencer ran in the 2012 election for Georgia House of Representatives District 180. Spencer defeated Adam Jacobson in the Republican primary on July 31, 2012.[2] The general election took place on November 6, 2012. [3][4]Spencer ran unopposed in the general election.[5]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 180, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJason Spencer Incumbent 100% 14,671
Total Votes 14,671


Georgia House of Representatives District 180 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJason Spencer Incumbent 51.7% 4,157
Adam Jacobson 48.3% 3,886
Total Votes 8,043

2010

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2010

Spencer defeated Adell James (D) in the November 2 general election.[6]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 180 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Jason Spencer (R) 7,701 69.5%
Adell James (D) 3,384 30.5%

Spencer came in second in in the July 20 primary.[7]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 180 - Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Cecily Hill 2,010 44.3%
Jason Spencer 1,615 35.6%
Rindy Howell 911 20.1%

He faced incumbent Cecily Hill in a primary runoff held August 10, winning 2,191-2,010.[8]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 180 - Republican Primary Runoff (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Jason Spencer 2,193 54.9%
Cecily Hill 1,805 45.1%

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, a year in which Spencer was up for re-election, he collected $28,133 in donations.[9]

His four largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Spencer, Jason Chauncey $2,870
Vista Outdoor Advertising $2,000
Ralston For Representative $1,500
Windover, Gregory $1,000

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Personal

Spencer and his wife Melaney have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Cecily Hill
Georgia House District 180
2011–present
Succeeded by
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