Jim Jacks

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Jim Jacks
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Washington State House of Representatives District 49
Former member
Term in office began
2009
Term in office ended
March 25, 2011
Political party Democratic
Profession Business development
Jim Jacks (b. January 31, 1970) was a Democratic member of the Washington State House of Representatives. He represented District 49 from 2008 until his resignation on March 25, 2011. [1] He served as Assistant Majority Whip.

Jacks has worked for MacKay and Sposito Incorporated in Business Development since 2008. He was a Citizen Advocate for the City of Vancouver from 2001 to 2005. He then worked as the Governor's Representative for Governor Chris Gregoire's Office from 2005 to 2008.

Jacks received his MA from the University of Bradford, England in 1996. He earned his BS from Oregon State University in 1993. [2]

Committee assignments

Elections

2010

See also: Washington State House of Representatives elections, 2010

Jim Jacks was re-elected to the Washington State House of Representatives District 49. He ran unopposed in the August 17, 2010 primary. In the November 2, 2010 general election, he defeated Republican Bill Cismar.[3]

Washington House of Representatives, District 49a General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jim Jacks (D) 23,381
Bill Cismar (R) 17,540
Washington House of Representatives, District 49a Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Jim Jacks (D) 13,337 55.65%
Green check mark transparent.png Bill Cismar (R) 10,629 44.35%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Democrat Jim Jacks won re-election to the Washington House of Representatives, District 49 receiving 60.04% of the vote (29,721 votes), defeating Republican Debbie Peterson who received 39.96% of the vote (19,782 votes).[4]

Washington House of Representatives, District 49(2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Jim Jacks (D) 29,721 60.04%
Debbie Peterson (R) 19,782 39.96%

Campaign donors

Listed below are the five largest contributors to Jim Jacks's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
Washington Education Association $1,600
Electrical Workers Local 48 $1,600
Washington Federation of State Employees $1,600
David Nierenberg $1,600
Patricia A. Nierenberg $1,600

Personal

Jacks and his wife, Brenda, have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Washington House of Representatives District 49
2008–March 25, 2011
Succeeded by
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