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Georgia Commissioner of Labor
In office
January 10, 2011
Term ends
January 2015
Years in position 4
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Term limitsN/A
Office website
Mark Butler is the Georgia Commissioner of Labor. He was previously a Republican member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing the 18th District from 2003-2011.

Butler is a self-employed real estate appraiser with Appraisal Associates.[1]

Committee assignments

Butler served on the following committees while in the Georgia House of Representatives:


Presidential preference


See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Mark Butler (Georgia) endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [2]



Butler won election as Georgia Commissioner of Labor in the November 2, 2010 election, defeating Democratic candidate Darryl Hicks and Libertarian Will Costa.[3]

Georgia Commissioner of Labor (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Mark Butler (R) 1,399,030 55.2%
Darryl Hicks (D) 1,042,822 41.1%
Will Costa (L) 93,310 3.7%


In 2008 Butler was re-elected to the Georgia House of Representatives District 18. Butler (R) ran unopposed and finished with 15,472 votes.[4] Butler raised $98,477 for his campaign fund.[5]

Georgia House of Representatives District 18
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Mark Butler (R) 15,472

Campaign donors

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Political offices
Preceded by
Georgia House of Representatives District 18
Succeeded by
Kevin Cooke
Preceded by
Michael Thurmond
Georgia Commissioner of Labor
Succeeded by