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Buck is a member of the Boys Scouts of America and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=40290 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Buck]</ref>
 
Buck is a member of the Boys Scouts of America and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=40290 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Buck]</ref>
  
==Committee assignments==
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Buck currently serves on the following committees:
 
* [[Universities and Colleges Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Universities and Colleges]] (Vice-Chair)
 
* [[Universities and Colleges Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Universities and Colleges]] (Vice-Chair)
 
* [[Education Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Education]]
 
* [[Education Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Education]]

Revision as of 23:02, 16 May 2011

Kelvin Buck
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Mississippi House Of Representatives District 5
Incumbent
Assumed office
2004
Current term ends
2012
Political party Democratic
Profession Coordinating Director - ABC 24 News
Website House site
Kelvin Buck (b. July 23, 1961) is a Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He has represented the 5th District since 2004.

Buck is a Coordinating Director for American Broadcasting Corporation 24 News. He earned his BA from Rust College.

Buck is a member of the Boys Scouts of America and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.[1]

Committee assignments

Buck currently serves on the following committees:

Elections

2007

On November 6, 2007 Buck won re-election in District 5, defeating Republican challenger James Richard Dunworth with 3,154 votes.[2] He was unopposed in the primary election.[3]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 5 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
Kelvin Buck (D) 3,154 71.81%
James Richard Dunworth (R) 1,238 28.19%

2007

In 2007, Buck collected $20,990 in donations.[4]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Mississippi House Democratic Leadership $9,000
MAE Fund for Children and Public Education $1,000
Mississippi Hospital Association $1,000
Mississippi Bankers Association $1,000
Lawyers Involved for Mississippi Betterment $500

Contact Information

Capitol Address:
Post Office Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215

District Address:
700 Martin Luther King Drive
Holly Springs, MS 38635
Phone: 662-252-2899               662-252-2899                     662-252-2899       (Business)
Phone: 901-323-2430 (Home)

Email:
kbuck@house.ms.gov

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 5
2004–present
Succeeded by
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