Linda Coleman, Mississippi Representative

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Linda Coleman
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 29
Incumbent
In office
1992 - Present
Term ends
January 3, 2012
Years in position 22
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$10,000 per year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2007
First electedNovember 5, 1991
Next generalNovember 8, 2011
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Mississippi
J.D.Mississippi College School of Law
Personal
BirthdaySeptember 27, 1961
ProfessionLawyer
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Linda Coleman (b. September 27, 1961) is a Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives. She has represented the 29th District since 1992.

Coleman is an attorney. She earned her JD from the Mississippi College School of Law and BPA from the University of Mississippi.

Coleman is a member of the Magnolia Bar Association, Mississippi Bar Association, National Bar Association, and Superintendent of Pleasant Green MB Church Sunday School.[1]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Coleman has been appointed to the following committees:

2010-2011

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

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Coleman won re-election to District 29 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. She ran unopposed in the August 2 primary and was unchallenged the November 8 general election. [2]

2007

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007 Coleman was re-elected in District 29. She ran unopposed.[3]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 29 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
Linda Coleman (D) 3,706 100.0%

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Coleman received $4,402 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Linda Coleman, Mississippi Representative's campaign in 2011
Health Management Associates Of Mississippi$500
Abbott Laboratories$500
Mississippi Agents & Employees$500
Baxter Healthcare$500
Pfizer$500
Total Raised in 2011 $4,402
Total Votes received in 2011 4,502
Cost of each vote received $0.98

2007

In 2007, Coleman collected $4,900 in donations.[5]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to her campaign.

Donor Amount
Anheuser-Busch $1,000
Mississippi Optometric Association $500
Ameristar Casinos $350
AT&T $300
Electric Power Associates of Mississippi $300

Contact Information

Capitol Address:
Post Office Box 1018, Room 100C-NC
Jackson, MS 39215
Phone: 601-359-9390

District Address
1389 Cedar Road
Mound Bayou, MS 38762-9726
Phone: 662-843-5253               662-843-5253       (Business)
Phone: 662-741-3272 (Home)
Fax: 662-741-3472

Email:
lcoleman@house.ms.gov

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 29
2002–present
Succeeded by
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