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}}{{tnr}}'''John Gary Faulkner''' is a Representative-electfor [[State legislative special elections, 2013#November 5, 2013|District 5]] of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]]. Special election candidates in Mississippi run without party labels.<ref name=sos>[http://www.sos.ms.gov/links/elections/home/tab1/2013%20Candidate%20Qualiying%20List_AF.pdf ''sos.ms.gov'', "Official candidate list," accessed October 8, 2013]</ref>
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}}{{tnr}}'''John Gary Faulkner''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]], representing District 5. He was first elected to the chamber in a special election on [[State legislative special elections, 2013#November 26, 2013|November 26, 2013]].
  
 
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:: ''See also: [[Mississippi state legislative special elections, 2013]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Mississippi state legislative special elections, 2013]]''
  
Faulkner won election in the special election for [[Mississippi House of Representatives]] District 5. The seat was vacant following [[Kelvin Buck]]'s (D) election as Mayor of Holly Springs. Faulkner faced [[Andre R. DeBerry]], [[Arthur "Clyde" Ellzey]], [[Daylon Cannon]], [[Lee Edward Gill]], [[Jacqueline Simon]] and [[Robert Earl Young]] in the special election, which took place on November 5, 2013. As no candidate received more than fifty percent of the votes, the top two vote-getters - Faulkner and DeBerry - met in a runoff on November 26, which Faulkner won.<ref>[http://blogs.clarionledger.com/politics/2013/07/22/bryant-sets-date-for-three-house-special-elections/ ''blogs.clarionledger.com'', "Bryant sets date for three House special elections," July 22, 2013]</ref><ref name=sos/><ref>[http://www.tribtown.com/view/story/03d92e660d124802bbb8ea8c68a41064/MS--Mississippi-Elections ''tribtown.com'', "Runoffs for 2 Mississippi House seats; Deaton wins Vicksburg-based House post," November 6, 2013]</ref><ref>[http://www.clarionledger.com/viewart/20131127/NEWS010504/311270050/ ''clarionledger.com'', "Miss. Elections: Anderson wins House District 110, Faulkner wins House District 5," November 27, 2013]</ref>
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Faulkner won election in the special election for [[Mississippi House of Representatives]] District 5. The seat was vacant following [[Kelvin Buck]]'s (D) election as Mayor of Holly Springs. Faulkner faced [[Andre R. DeBerry]], [[Arthur "Clyde" Ellzey]], [[Daylon Cannon]], [[Lee Edward Gill]], [[Jacqueline Simon]] and [[Robert Earl Young]] in the special election, which took place on November 5, 2013. As no candidate received more than fifty percent of the votes, the top two vote-getters - Faulkner and DeBerry - met in a runoff on November 26, which Faulkner won.<ref>[http://blogs.clarionledger.com/politics/2013/07/22/bryant-sets-date-for-three-house-special-elections/ ''blogs.clarionledger.com'', "Bryant sets date for three House special elections," July 22, 2013]</ref><ref>[http://www.sos.ms.gov/links/elections/home/tab1/2013%20Candidate%20Qualiying%20List_AF.pdf ''sos.ms.gov'', "Official candidate list," accessed October 8, 2013]</ref><ref>[http://www.tribtown.com/view/story/03d92e660d124802bbb8ea8c68a41064/MS--Mississippi-Elections ''tribtown.com'', "Runoffs for 2 Mississippi House seats; Deaton wins Vicksburg-based House post," November 6, 2013]</ref><ref>[http://www.clarionledger.com/viewart/20131127/NEWS010504/311270050/ ''clarionledger.com'', "Miss. Elections: Anderson wins House District 110, Faulkner wins House District 5," November 27, 2013]</ref>
  
 
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*[http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/faulkner.xml Rep. Faulkner's website]
  
 
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Revision as of 14:17, 8 January 2014

John Gary Faulkner
John Faulkner.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives, District 5
Incumbent
In office
January 7, 2014 - Present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 0
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 26, 2013
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
John Gary Faulkner is a Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives, representing District 5. He was first elected to the chamber in a special election on November 26, 2013.

Elections

2013

See also: Mississippi state legislative special elections, 2013

Faulkner won election in the special election for Mississippi House of Representatives District 5. The seat was vacant following Kelvin Buck's (D) election as Mayor of Holly Springs. Faulkner faced Andre R. DeBerry, Arthur "Clyde" Ellzey, Daylon Cannon, Lee Edward Gill, Jacqueline Simon and Robert Earl Young in the special election, which took place on November 5, 2013. As no candidate received more than fifty percent of the votes, the top two vote-getters - Faulkner and DeBerry - met in a runoff on November 26, which Faulkner won.[1][2][3][4]

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Preceded by
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 5
January 2014-Present
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