|Mississippi House of Representatives District 34|
|2008 - present|
|January 3, 2012|
|Years in position||6|
|Base salary||$10,000 per year|
|Elections and appointments|
|First elected||November 6, 2007|
|Next general||November 8, 2011|
|Bachelor's||Texas Christian University|
Whittington works as Executive Director of Communities in School, a nonprofit. She earned her BA from Texas Christian University.
Whittington as a member of Corroll County Economic Development, Economic Development Partnership of Montgomery County, Greenwood Chamber of Commerce, Greenwood-Leflore Count Chamber of Commerce, and the Leflore County Humane Society.
During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Whittington has been appointed to the following committees:
During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Whittington was appointed to the following committees:
On November 8, 2011, Whittington won re-election to District 34 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. She ran unopposed in the August 2 primary and was unchallenged the November 8 general election. 
On November 6, 2007 Whittington was re-elected in District 34, defeating Republican challenger Marvin J. Cochran.
|Mississippi House of Representatives, District 34 (2007)|
|Linda Whittington (D)||3,469||57.16%|
|Marvin J. Cochran (R)||2,600||42.84%|
In 2007, Whittington collected $59,440 in donations.
Listed below are the five largest contributors to her campaign.
|Mississippi House Democratic Leadership||$12,000|
|Whittington, Linda J.||$9,000|
|Lawyers Involved for Mississippi Betterment||$7,500|
|Whittington Jr., C. Aven||$5,200|
|Mitchell, Ms. Cynthia I.||$1,200|
Post Office Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
Post Office Box 185
Schlater, MS 38952
Phone: 662-658-1241 662-658-1241 (Home)
Phone: 662-445-2864 (Work)
- Mississippi House Member Page
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2009, 2007
|Mississippi House of Representatives District 34
| Succeeded by|
State of Mississippi
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