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|Pennsylvania State House District 129|
|2007 - Present|
|November, 30 2012|
|Years in position||6|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Next election||November 6, 2012|
|Bachelor's||Pensacola Christian College, 1992|
|J.D.||Regent University of Law, 1996|
Cox earned his BA from Pensacola Christian College in 1992. He went on to receive his JD from Regent University of Law in 1996.
Cox has worked for the Rutherford Institute as a Government Affairs Coordinator. He has also worked as Chief of Staff for Pennsylvania State Representative Sam Rohrer.
In 2007, Cox joined the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. He has served in that position since, representing the 129th District.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Cox has been appointed to these committees:
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Cox served on these committees:
- Agriculture & Rural Affairs Committee, Pennsylvania House of Representatives
- Children & Youth Committee, Pennsylvania House of Representatives
- Labor Relations Committee, Pennsylvania House of Representatives
- State Government Committee, Pennsylvania House of Representatives
Cox is running in the 2012 election for Pennsylvania House District 129. Cox ran unopposed in the Republican primary on April 24 and is running against Erik Saar (D) in the general election which takes place on November 6, 2012.
Cox won re-election to the 129th District Seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition and was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.
|Pennsylvania State House, District 129|
|Jim Cox (R)||16,899||100.0%|
In 2010, Cox received $6,975 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|Pennsylvania House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Jim Cox's campaign in 2010|
|Pennsylvania State Troopers Association||$800|
|Pennsylvania Bar Association||$750|
|Pennsylvania Chamber Of Business & Industry||$500|
|Benninghoff For Representative||$500|
|Total Raised in 2010||$6,975|
Cox and his wife, Kelly, have four children.
- Pennsylvania House of Representatives - Rep. Jim Cox
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006
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