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Mark Formby
Mark Formby.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives District 108
Incumbent
In office
1993 - Present
Term ends
January 3, 2012
Years in position 21
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$10,000 per year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First elected1992
Next generalNovember 8, 2011
Term limitsN/A
Personal
BirthdayAugust 16, 1956
Place of birthStarkville, Mississippi
ProfessionBroker/Realtor
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Mark Formby (b. August 16, 1956) is a Republican member of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He has represented the 108th District since 1993.

Formby is a Broker/Realtor with Magnolia State Properties, Real Estate Agent with Formby & Associates, Seminars & Consulting, and a Realtor for Mississippi Land Sales. He previously served as Legislative Assistant to U.S. Senator Trent Lott from 1987-1990 and was a retail business owner.

Formby earned his BA from Mississippi State University and attended Pearl River Community College. He is a member of the American Legislative Exchange Council, BASS, Ducks Unlimited, First Baptist Church, Jaycees, Kiwanis, and the National Rifle Association.[1]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

2010-2011

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

Issues

Presidential preference

2012

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

Mark Formby endorsed Newt Gingrich in the 2012 presidential election. [2]

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Formby won re-election to District 108 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He defeated Eddie Magee in the August 2 primary and was unchallenged in the November 8 general election. [3]

2007

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007 Formby was re-elected in District 108, running unopposed in the general election.[4]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 108 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
Mark Formby (R) 5,550 100.00%

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Formby received $42,092 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[5]

Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Mark Formby's campaign in 2011
Bennett, Russell$2,000
Baas, John$2,000
Ellington Treas, A$2,000
American Legislative Exchange Council$1,200
Hartley, Matt$1,142
Total Raised in 2011 $42,092
Total Votes received in 2011 5,962
Cost of each vote received $7.06

2007

In 2007, Formby collected $28,300 in donations.[6]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Moon, Jay $1,500
Associated General Contractors of Mississippi $1,500
Hestan, Claire $1,000
Mixon Jr., Bill $1,000
Erath, Greg $1,000

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Contact Information

Capitol :
Post Office Box 1018, Room 402B-NC
Jackson, MS 39215
Phone: 601-359-3364

District Address:
911 Highway 43 North
Picayune, MS 39466
Phone: 601-798-8917               601-798-8917       (Home)
Phone: 601-798-3800 (Work)

Email:
mformby@house.ms.gov

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 108
1993–present
Succeeded by
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