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Jackson won election in the special election for [[Mississippi House of Representatives]] District 11. The seat was vacant following [[Joe Gardner]]'s death on February 4. Jackson faced [[Marshall Bartlett]], [[Anderson Boothe]], [[Michael Cathey]] and [[Ederic L. Kerney]] in the special election which took place on March 26, 2013. As no candidate took more than 50 percent of the vote, the top two vote-getters - [[Anderson Boothe]] and [[Lataisha M. Jackson]] - met in a runoff election on April 16, which Jackson won. Special elections in Mississippi are non-partisan.<ref> [http://www.sunherald.com/2013/03/01/4500034/5-on-ballot-in-house-district.html ''SunHerald.com'', "5 on ballot in House District 11 election," March 1, 2013] </ref><ref>[http://www.wjtv.com/story/21804828/2-in-runoff-in-house-district-11-election ''wjtv.com'', "2 in runoff in House District 11 election," March 27, 2013]</ref><ref>[http://www.therepublic.com/view/story/411d69674d0a494f8a10b24bc66b55a7/MS--House-Special-Election ''therepublic.com'', "Lataisha Jackson wins House District 11 runoff in Tate, Panola counties," April 17, 2013]</ref>
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Jackson won election in the special election for [[Mississippi House of Representatives]] District 11. The seat was vacant following [[Joe Gardner]]'s death on February 4. Jackson faced [[Marshall Bartlett]], [[Anderson Boothe]] and [[Ederic L. Kerney]] in the special election which took place on March 26, 2013. As no candidate took more than 50 percent of the vote, the top two vote-getters - [[Anderson Boothe]] and [[Lataisha M. Jackson]] - met in a runoff election on April 16, which Jackson won. Special elections in Mississippi are non-partisan.<ref> [http://www.sunherald.com/2013/03/01/4500034/5-on-ballot-in-house-district.html ''SunHerald.com'', "5 on ballot in House District 11 election," March 1, 2013] </ref><ref>[http://www.wjtv.com/story/21804828/2-in-runoff-in-house-district-11-election ''wjtv.com'', "2 in runoff in House District 11 election," March 27, 2013]</ref><ref>[http://www.therepublic.com/view/story/411d69674d0a494f8a10b24bc66b55a7/MS--House-Special-Election ''therepublic.com'', "Lataisha Jackson wins House District 11 runoff in Tate, Panola counties," April 17, 2013]</ref><ref>[http://www.sos.ms.gov/links/elections/2013/SE13%20House%2011%20Results.pdf ''sos.ms.gov'', "Official special election results," accessed November 18, 2013]</ref><ref>[http://www.sos.ms.gov/links/elections/2013/SE13%20House%2011%20Certification.pdf ''sos.ms.gov'', "Official runoff election results," accessed November 18, 2013]</ref>
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|Chamber = Mississippi House of Representatives, District 11, Special Election Runoff
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|party1 = Independent
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|party2 = Independent
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|winner1 = Lataisha M. Jackson
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|candidate2 = Anderson Boothe
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|votes1 = 1488
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|votes2 = 1037
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|Chamber = Mississippi House of Representatives, District 11, Special Election
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|party1 = Independent
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|party2 = Independent
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|party3 = Independent
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|party4 = Independent
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|winner1 = Lataisha M. Jackson
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|winner2 = Anderson Boothe
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|candidate3 = Marshall Bartlett
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|candidate4 = Ederic L. Kerney
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|votes1 = 939
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|votes2 = 770
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|votes3 = 650
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Revision as of 17:01, 18 November 2013

Lataisha M. Jackson
Lataisha Jackson.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives, District 11
Incumbent
In office
April 26, 2013 - present
Term ends
January 12, 2016
Years in position 1
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
First electedApril 16, 2013
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Lataisha M. Jackson is a Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives, representing District 11. She was first elected to the chamber in a special election on April 16, 2013

Election history

2013

See also: Mississippi state legislative special elections, 2013

Jackson won election in the special election for Mississippi House of Representatives District 11. The seat was vacant following Joe Gardner's death on February 4. Jackson faced Marshall Bartlett, Anderson Boothe and Ederic L. Kerney in the special election which took place on March 26, 2013. As no candidate took more than 50 percent of the vote, the top two vote-getters - Anderson Boothe and Lataisha M. Jackson - met in a runoff election on April 16, which Jackson won. Special elections in Mississippi are non-partisan.[1][2][3][4][5]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 11, Special Election Runoff, 2013
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Independent Green check mark transparent.pngLataisha M. Jackson 58.9% 1,488
     Independent Anderson Boothe 41.1% 1,037
Total Votes 2,525

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Preceded by
Joe Gardner (D)
Mississippi House of Representatives District 11
April 2013 - present
Succeeded by
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