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Johnny Stringer
Johnny Stringer.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives, District 87
Incumbent
In office
1980 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 34
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 6, 1979
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Personal
BirthdayFebruary 1, 1950
ProfessionFarmer
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Johnny W. Stringer (b. February 1, 1950) is a Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives, representing District 87. He was first elected to the chamber in 1979.

Biography

Stringer's professional experience includes working as a farmer. He served in the Mississippi National Guard.[1]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Stringer served on the following committees:

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2012
Conservation and Water Resources
Public Utilities
Transportation
Ways and Means

2010-2011

During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Stringer served on the following committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Stringer won re-election to District 87 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He ran unopposed in the August 2 primary and defeated Daniel Kilpatrick in the November 8 general election.[2][3]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 87 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJohnny Stringer Incumbent 72.1% 5,592
     Republican Daniel Kilpatrick 27.9% 2,160
Total Votes 7,752

2007

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007, Stringer was re-elected in District 87, defeating Republican challenger Daniel Kilpatrick in the general election.[4] He defeated Mike Lawson in the primary election.[5]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 87 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
Johnny Stringer (D) 4,734 74.11%
Daniel Kilpatrick (R) 1,654 25.89%

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Stringer received $81,325 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[6]

Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Johnny Stringer's campaign in 2011
Mississippi Coalition For Progress$4,000
Centene Corp$2,500
Mississippi Healthcare Association$2,000
Holder, Charles$2,000
Mississippi Dental Association$2,000
Total Raised in 2011 $81,325
Total Votes received in 2011 5,592
Cost of each vote received $14.54

2007

In 2007, Stringer collected $78,424 in donations.[7]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Mississippi Medical Association $5,000
Mississippi Hospital Association $5,000
Mississippi Bankers Association $3,000
Flowers, J.H. $2,500
Mississippi Association for Home Care $2,000

Personal

Stringer is a member of the Charolais Cattle Association, Farm Bureau, Jasper County Economic Development Association, and Sons of American Revolution.[1]

External links

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Political offices
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 87
1980–present
Succeeded by
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