Joey Hood

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Joey Hood
Joey Hood.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives District 35
In office
2012 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 3
Base salary$10,000 per year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 8, 2011
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
High schoolFrench Camp Academy
Bachelor'sMississippi State University, 1999
J.D.Mississippi College School of Law, 2003
Campaign website
Joey Hood is a Republican member of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He has represented the 35th District since 2012.

Hood is an attorney and operates his own law office in Ackerman, MS. He has also worked for former U.S. Senator Trent Lott (R-MS) and was a clerk for the Mississippi Court of Appeals. Hood earned his law degree from Mississippi College School of Law and holds a B.A. in political science and history from Mississippi State University.[1]

Committee assignments


During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Hood has been appointed to the following committees:



See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Hood won election to District 35 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He defeated J. Shannon Crow in the primary on August 2, 2011.[2] Hood was unchallenged in the November 8 general election. [3]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 35 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJoey Hood 87.5% 6,753
     Libertarian Jan Butler, Jr. 12.5% 969
Total Votes 7,722

Mississippi House of Representatives District 35 Republican Primary, 2011
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJoey Hood 77.4% 1,179
J. Shannon Crow 22.6% 345
Total Votes 1,524

Campaign donors


In 2011, Hood received $58,406 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Joey Hood's campaign in 2011
Hood, Joey$16,880
Forward Mississippi PAC$4,000
Mississippi Consumer Finance Association$3,000
Tower Loan$2,000
Mississippi House Republican Conference$2,000
Total Raised in 2011 $58,406
Total Votes received in 2011 6,753
Cost of each vote received $8.65

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Political offices
Preceded by
Dannie Reed
Mississippi House of Representatives District 35
2012 – Present
Succeeded by