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Larry Byrd
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 104
Incumbent
In office
2008 - Present
Term ends
January 3, 2012
Years in position 6
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$10,000 per year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 6, 2007
Next generalNovember 8, 2011
Term limitsN/A
Personal
BirthdayAugust 1, 1948
Place of birthHattiesburg, Mississippi
ProfessionContractor
ReligionSouthern Baptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Larry Byrd (b. August 1, 1948) is a Republican member of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He has represented the 104th District since 2008.

Byrd is a contractor. He served in the U.S. Army 82nd Airborne Division.

Byrd is a Knight Commander Court of Honour with the Knights of the York Cross of Honour and Scottish Rite. He is also a member of the Macedonia Baptist Church, Petal Chamber of Commerce, Petal Masonic Lodge no. 516, and Veterans of Foreign Wars. [1]

Committee assignments

Byrd currently serves on the following committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

Byrd is running in the 2011 election for Mississippi House of Representatives District 104. 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 Byrd was elected in District 104, running unopposed in the general election.[3] He defeated Keith Ball, Chad King and Roger Lott in the primary election.[4]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 104 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
Larry Byrd (R) 6,198 100.00%

Campaign donors

2007

In 2007, Byrd collected $11,900 in donations.[5]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Mississippi Association of Realtors $2,000
Necaise Construction Co Inc $1,000
Benlaw Ventures Inc $1,000
Mississippi Roadbuilders Association PAC $1,000
Warren, Lawrence W. $1,000

Contact Information

Capitol Address:
Post Office Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215

District Address:
17 Byrd Road
Petal, MS 39465
Phone: 601-544-1877

Capitol Email:
lbyrd@house.ms.gov

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 104
2008–present
Succeeded by
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