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{{tnr}}'''Margaret Rogers''' (b. January 22, 1949) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]], representing District 14.  She was first elected to the chamber in 2003.  
 
{{tnr}}'''Margaret Rogers''' (b. January 22, 1949) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]], representing District 14.  She was first elected to the chamber in 2003.  
  
Rogers switched from the [[Democratic]] Party to the [[Republican Party]] in January 2011.<ref>[http://www.clarionledger.com/article/20110120/NEWS010504/110120009/2+Miss.+House+Dems+switch+to+GOP ''Clarion Ledger'' "2 Mississippi representatives switch to Republican Party," January 20, 2011]</ref>
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Rogers switched her affiliation from the [[Democratic]] Party to the Republican Party in January 2011.<ref>[http://www.clarionledger.com/article/20110120/NEWS010504/110120009/2+Miss.+House+Dems+switch+to+GOP ''Clarion Ledger'' "2 Mississippi representatives switch to Republican Party," January 20, 2011]</ref>
  
 
==Biography==
 
==Biography==
Roger earned her bachelor's degree in Business Administration from the University of Mississippi.  Her professional experience includes working as an accountant.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=40093 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Rogers]</ref>  
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Roger earned her bachelor's degree in Business Administration from the University of Mississippi.  Her professional experience includes working as an accountant.<ref name=vs>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=40093 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Rogers]</ref>
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
 
===2012-2013===
 
===2012-2013===
 
During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Rogers served on the following committees:
 
During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Rogers served on the following committees:
* [[Appropriations Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Appropriations]]
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* [[Enrolled Bills Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Enrolled Bills]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Fees and Salaries of Public Officers Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Fees and Salaries of Public Officers]]
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|State = Mississippi
* [[Investigate State Offices Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Investigative State Offices]]
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|year = 2012
* [[Management Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Management]]
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
* [[Municipalities Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Municipalities]]
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|Committee1 = Appropriations
* [[PEER Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|PEER]]
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|Committee2 = Enrolled Bills
* [[State Library Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|State Library]], Chair
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|Committee3 = Fees and Salaries of Public Officers
* [[Workforce Development Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Workforce Development]]
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|Committee4 = Investigate State Offices
* [[Youth and Family Affairs Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Youth and Family Affairs]]
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|Committee5 = Management
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|Committee6 = Municipalities
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|Committee7 = PEER
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|Committee8 = State Library
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|Chair8 = Chair
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|Committee9 = Workforce Development
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|Committee10= Youth and Family Affairs
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}}
  
 
===2010-2011===
 
===2010-2011===
During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Rogers was appointed to the following committees:
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During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Rogers served on the following committees:
* [[Oil, Gas and Other Minerals Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Oil, Gas and Other Minerals]] (Vice-Chair)
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* [[Banking and Financial Services Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Banking and Financial Services]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Ethics Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Ethics]]
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|Collapse=Yes
* [[Judiciary A Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Judiciary A]]
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|State = Mississippi
* [[Judiciary En Banc Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Judiciary En Banc]]
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|year = 2010
* [[Juvenile Justice Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Juvenile Justice]]
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
* [[Management Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Management]]
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|Committee1 = Oil, Gas and Other Minerals
* [[Transportation Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Transportation]]
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|Chair1 = Vice Chair
* [[Universities and Colleges Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Universities and Colleges]]
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|Committee2 = Banking and Financial Services
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|Committee3 = Ethics
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|Committee4 = Judiciary A
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|Committee5 = Judiciary En Banc
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|Committee6 = Juvenile Justice
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|Committee7 = Management
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|Committee8 = Transportation
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|Committee9 = Universities and Colleges
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}}
  
==Elections==
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==Election history==
 
===2011===
 
===2011===
 
:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011]]''
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This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Margaret + Rogers + Mississippi + Legislature'''
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Margaret + Rogers + Mississippi + Legislature'''
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
<rss>http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Margaret+Rogers+Mississippi+Legislature&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Margaret Rogers News Feed</rss>
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{{RSS|feed=http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Margaret+Rogers+Mississippi+Legislature&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Margaret Rogers News Feed}}
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==

Revision as of 00:49, 8 June 2013

Margaret Rogers
Margaret Rogers.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives, District 14
Incumbent
In office
2004 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 10
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 4, 2003
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Mississippi
Personal
ProfessionAccountant
ReligionMethodist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Margaret Rogers (b. January 22, 1949) is a Republican member of the Mississippi House of Representatives, representing District 14. She was first elected to the chamber in 2003.

Rogers switched her affiliation from the Democratic Party to the Republican Party in January 2011.[1]

Biography

Roger earned her bachelor's degree in Business Administration from the University of Mississippi. Her professional experience includes working as an accountant.[2]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2012
Appropriations
Enrolled Bills
Fees and Salaries of Public Officers
Investigate State Offices
Management
Municipalities
PEER
State Library, Chair
Workforce Development
Youth and Family Affairs

2010-2011

During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Rogers served on the following committees:

Election history

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Rogers won re-election to District 14 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. She ran unopposed in the August 2 primary and was unchallenged in the Novemeber 8 general election. [3]

2007

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007 Rogers was re-elected in District 14. She ran unopposed.

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 14 (2007)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Margaret Rogers (D) 6,031

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Rogers received $7,850 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Margaret Rogers's campaign in 2011
Mississippi Consumer Finance Association$1,000
Chevron Corp$500
Georgia-Pacific$500
Mississippi Medical Association$500
Capital Partners$500
Total Raised in 2011 $7,850
Total Votes received in 2011 7,400
Cost of each vote received $1.06

2007

In 2007, Rogers collected $11,800 in donations.[5]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to her campaign.

Donor Amount
Mississippi Medical Association $2,000
AT&T $1,050
Mississippi Bankers Association $1,000
Mississippi Association of Realtors $1,000
Mississippi Automobile Dealers Association $500

Personal

Rogers has been a member of the Methodist Church Administration Board, New Albany Main Street Association, Phi Kappa Phi, Union County Development Association, University of Mississippi Alumni Association, and the University of Mississippi Loyalty Foundation.[2]

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