Marilyn Jackson

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Marilyn Jackson
Candidate for
Texas House of Representatives, District 51

Political party Republican
Profession Small Business Owners
Website Campaign website
Marilyn Jackson was a Republican candidate for the District 51 in the Texas House of Representatives in the November 2, 2010 state legislative elections.

Education

  • Publican Administration, St. Edwards University.
  • Court Reporting, The Cussad Institute of Court Reporting, Austin.[1]

Professional experience

  • Small business owner.
  • Child support office, office of the attorney general, Texas, Morales and Cornyn administrations.[1]

Issues

Eliminating property taxes

  • Supports replacement of property taxes with a broader-based sales tax to protect Texan property rights and increase personal income.

Economic growth

  • Supports incentives, such as an end to the business margins tax, to attract new business.

Reducing crime and fighting poverty

  • Believes solving unemployment is a direct route to solving crime.
  • Believes business tax relief will reduce crime while fighting poverty.

Values

  • Pro-life.
  • Opposes gay marriage.
  • Supports parental rights.[1]

Elections

2010

See also: Texas House of Representatives elections, 2010

Jackson lost the election for Texas House of Representatives District 51. She was unopposed in the March 2 Republican primary and was defeated by incumbent Democratic candidate Eddie Rodriguez in the November 2 general election.[2]

Texas House of Representatives, District 51
2010 General election results
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Eddie Rodriguez (D) 12,981 75.93%
Marilyn Jackson (R) 3,412 19.96%
Arthur DiBianca (L) 701 4.10%

Campaign donors

2010

As of April 3, 2010, Jackson has raised $2,050 for her 2010 election campaign.[3] For updated figures, check the Texas Ethics Commission Filings.

Her five largest contributors in 2010 are:

Donor Amount
Amini, Ron $1,000
Amini, Ron $750
Miller, Connie $100
Smith, Leif $100
Johnson, Allan $50

Community service and involvement

  • Member, Montopolis Community Business Leadership Organization[1].

Personal

Jackson is a greeter and active leader at Arise Ministries[1].

Contact information

Campaign Address:
Marilyn Jackson for District 51
P.O. Box 18982
Austin, Texas 78760

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References