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John Read

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John Read
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 112
Incumbent
In office
1994 - Present
Term ends
January 3, 2012
Years in position 20
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$10,000 per year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2007
First elected1993
Next generalNovember 8, 2011
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Mayor of Gautier
1989 - 1993
Education
Bachelor'sNortheast Louisiana University
Associate'sMississippi Gulf Coast Community College
Personal
ProfessionPharmacist
CandidateVerification
John Read (b. July 8, 1941) is a Republican member of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He has represented the 112th District since 1993.

Read is a pharmacist. He attended Northeast Louisiana University and Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College.

He is former Mayor/Councilman of the City of Gautier.[1]

Committee assignments

Read currently serves on the following committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

Read is running in the 2011 election for Mississippi House of Representatives District 112. He ran unopposed in the primary on August 2, 2011. No Democratic candidates filed to run for election. The general election takes place on November 8, 2011. [2]

2007

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007 Read was re-elected in District 112, running unopposed.[3]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 112 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent


John Read (R) 5,368 100.00%

Campaign donors

2007

In 2007, Read collected $12,605 in donations.[4]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Mississippi Medical Association $1,000
Harrahs $1,000
Mississippi Dental Association $1,000
Anheuser-Busch $1,000
Chevron Corp $1,000

Contact Information

Capitol Address
Post Office Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215-1018

District Address:
2396 Robert Hiram Drive
Gautier, MS 39552
Phone: 228-497-4090               228-497-4090       (Business)
Phone: 228-497-9852 (Home)

Capitol Email:
jread@house.ms.gov

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 112
1993–present
Succeeded by
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