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{{tnr}}'''Jason White''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]].  He has represented the 48th District since 2012. White switched from the Democratic Party to the Republican Party on December 11, 2012.<ref>[http://blogs.clarionledger.com/politics/2012/12/11/white-switches-to-gop-in-capitol-ceremony-dems-respond/ ''Clarion Ledger'', "White switches to GOP in Capitol ceremony, Dems respond," December 11, 2012]</ref>
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{{tnr}}'''Jason White''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]], representing District 48.  He was first elected to the chamber in 2011.
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White, initially elected as a [[Democrat]], changed his affiliation to the Republican Party on December 11, 2012.<ref>[http://blogs.clarionledger.com/politics/2012/12/11/white-switches-to-gop-in-capitol-ceremony-dems-respond/ ''Clarion Ledger'', "White switches to GOP in Capitol ceremony, Dems respond," December 11, 2012]</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 12:34, 6 June 2013

Jason White
Jason White.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives, District 48
Incumbent
In office
2012 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 2
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 8, 2011
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Jason White is a Republican member of the Mississippi House of Representatives, representing District 48. He was first elected to the chamber in 2011.

White, initially elected as a Democrat, changed his affiliation to the Republican Party on December 11, 2012.[1]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, White won election to District 48 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He defeated Nathaniel Christian and Thomas Eskridge in the primary on August 2, 2011.[2] White was unchallenged in the November 8 general election. [3]

Mississippi House of Representatives District 48 Democratic Primary, 2011
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJason White 55% 3,348
Nathaniel Christian 30.3% 1,845
Thomas Eskridge 14.7% 897
Total Votes 6,090

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, White received $26,450 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
Mary Stevens
Mississippi House of Representatives District 48
2012 – Present
Succeeded by
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