Jim Cox

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Jim Cox
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Pennsylvania State House District 129
In office
2007 - Present
Term ends
November, 30 2012
Years in position 8
Base salary79,613/year
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sPensacola Christian College, 1992
J.D.Regent University of Law, 1996
Office website
Jim Cox is a Republican member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, representing District 129.

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.

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Cox has been appointed to these committees:


In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Cox served on these committees:



See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2012

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.[1]


See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2010

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.[2]

Pennsylvania State House, District 129
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Jim Cox (R) 16,899 100.0%

Campaign donors


In 2010, Cox received $6,975 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[3]

Pennsylvania House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Jim Cox's campaign in 2010
PPL Corp$1,000
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.

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Political offices
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Pennsylvania House Of Representatives District 129
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