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Kimberly Campbell Buck

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Kimberly Campbell Buck
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Mississippi House of Representatives, District 72
In office
2008 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 7
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 6, 2007
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sMississippi State University
Master'sAuburn University
J.D.University of Mississippi School of Law
Office website
Kimberly Campbell Buck (b. January 13, 1972) is a Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives, representing District 72. She was first elected to the chamber in 2007.


Buck earned her B.A. from Mississippi State University, M.A. from Auburn University, and J.D. from the University of Mississippi School of Law. Her professional experience includes working as an adjunct professor at Belhaven College and as an attorney in private practice. She also served as a Policy Analyst for the Jackson City Council from 2005 to 2006, and was a law clerk for the Mississippi Supreme Court from 2001 to 2002.[1]

Committee assignments


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


During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Buck was appointed to the following committees:



See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Buck won re-election to District 72 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. She ran unopposed in the August 2 primary and was unchallenged the November 8 general election. [2]


See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007 Buck was elected in District 72, running unopposed.[3] She defeated incumbent Erik Fleming in the primary election.[4]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 72 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
Kimberly Campbell Buck (D) 6,462 100.00%

Campaign donors


In 2011, Buck received $7,000 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[5]

Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Kimberly Campbell Buck's campaign in 2011
Mississippi Coalition For Progress$1,000
Mississippi Health Care Association$250
Tellus Operating Group$250
Broyles, Meredith$250
Russell, Randy$250
Total Raised in 2011 $7,000
Total Votes received in 2011 6,891
Cost of each vote received $1.02


In 2007, Buck collected $34,975 in donations.[6]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to her campaign.

Donor Amount
Campbell, Cord $5,000
Campbell, Ruth $2,000
Mississippi Association of Realtors $2,000
Witherspoon, Nuru $1,000
Campbell, Leon $1,000

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Mississippi House of Representatives District 72
Succeeded by