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name               = Kelvin Buck |
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|Name               = Kelvin Buck
profile image      = Kelvin Buck.jpg |
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|Profile picture = Kelvin Buck.jpg
political position = Mississippi House Of Representatives District 5 |
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|Position = Mississippi House of Representatives District 5
incumbency          = Incumbent |
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|Status = Incumbent
assumed office      = 2004 |
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|Tenure = 2004 - present
term ends           = 2012 |
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|Term ends = January 10, 2012
political party    = [[Democratic]] |
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|Total terms = 4
profession          = Coordinating Director - ABC 24 News |
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|Political party    = Democrat
website             = [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/buck_%285th%29.xml House site] |
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|Base salary = $10,000 per year
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|Per diem = $109/day
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|Last election = November 6, 2007
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|First election = November 4, 2003
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|Office website = http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/buck_%285th%29.xml
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|Bachelor's = Rust College
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|Profession = Broadcasting executive
 
}}{{tnr}}'''Kelvin Buck''' (b. July 23, 1961) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]].  He has represented the 5th District since 2004.
 
}}{{tnr}}'''Kelvin Buck''' (b. July 23, 1961) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]].  He has represented the 5th District since 2004.
  

Revision as of 16:58, 17 August 2011

Kelvin Buck
Kelvin Buck.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives District 5
Incumbent
In office
2004 - present
Term ends
January 10, 2012
PartyDemocrat
Compensation
Base salary$10,000 per year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2007
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sRust College
Personal
ProfessionBroadcasting executive
Websites
Office website
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

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

Buck is running in the 2011 election for Mississippi House of Representatives District 5. He ran unopposed in the primary on August 2, 2011. No Republican 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 Buck won re-election in District 5, defeating Republican challenger James Richard Dunworth with 3,154 votes.[3] He was unopposed in the primary election.[4]

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.[5]

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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