Mike Faulk

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Mike Faulk
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Tennessee State Senate District 4
Retired
In office
2009 - 2012
PartyRepublican
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2008
First elected2008
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Tennessee at Martin, 1975
Master'sMemphis State University
J.D.Memphis State University, 1979
Personal
Date of birth09/10/1953
Place of birthKingsport, TN
ProfessionAttorney
ReligionBaptist
CandidateVerification
Mike Faulk is a former Republican member of the Tennessee State Senate. Faulk has served in the Tennessee Senate since 2009 with his term expiring in 2012.

Faulk graduated with his Bachelor's degree from Tennessee-Martin and earned his Juris Doctor degree from Memphis.

In addition to being a Senator, Faulk is an attorney licensed in the State of Tennessee. Before becoming a Senator, Faulk was a County Commissioner for Hawkins County/

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Faulk served on these committees: Calendar, Chair

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Faulk served on these committees:

District 4

Falk represents Tennessee Senate District 4. District 4 includes Clairborne, Grainger, Hancock, Hawkins, Jefferson, and Union Counties.

Issues

Presidential preference

2012

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

Mike Faulk endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [1]

Elections

2008

On Nov. 4, 2008, Faulk won election to the 4th District Seat in the Tennessee State Senate, defeating opponent Michael Williams (I). [2]

Faulk raised $438,160 for his campaign while Jones raised $202,297. [3]

Tennessee State Senate, District 4 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Mike Faulk (R) 29,428
Michael Williams (I) 29,181

Campaign donors

2008

Faulk raised $438,160 in the 2008 election cycle.

His major contributors are listed below.[4]

Donor Amount
Tennessee Legislative Campaign Committee $60,000
Mike Faulk $50,000
RAAMPAC $15,000
Tennessee Conservative PAC $14,000
MPAC $10,000
Majority Tennessee $10,000
Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association $7,500
Government Accountability Project $7,500
Tennessee Volunteer PAC $7,500
Eastman Chemical $4,700
Leaders of Tennessee $4,000

Personal

Falk is single with two children and resides in Church Hill, Tennessee.

External links

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References

Political offices
Preceded by
Mike Williams
Tennessee Senate District 4
September 2009-2012
Succeeded by
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