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|Name = Preston Sullivan
 
|Name = Preston Sullivan
 
|Profile picture = Preston Sullivan.jpg
 
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|Position = Mississippi House of Representatives District 22
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|Position = Mississippi House of Representatives, District 22
 
|Status = Incumbent
 
|Status = Incumbent
|Tenure = 2004 - Present
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|Tenure = 2004 - present
 
|Term ends = January 3, 2016
 
|Term ends = January 3, 2016
 
|Assumed office = 2004
 
|Assumed office = 2004
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|Base salary = $10,000 per year
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|Base salary = $10,000/year
 
|Per diem = $109/day
 
|Per diem = $109/day
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Preston Sullivan''' (b. June 8, 1947) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]].  He has represented the 22nd District since 2004.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Preston E. Sullivan''' (b. June 8, 1947) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]], representing District 22.  He was first elected to the chamber in 2003.
  
Sullivan is a cattleman and farmer.  He attended Mississippi State University, Itawamba Junior College, and Okolona Public Schools.
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==Biography==
 
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Sullivan attended Okolona Public Schools, Itawamba Junior College and Mississippi State University. His professional experience includes working as a cattleman and farmer.<ref name=vs>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=40105 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Sullivan]</ref>
Sullivan is a member of the Farm Bureau, Masons, Mississippi Cattleman's Association, and the National Rifle Association.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=40105 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Sullivan]</ref>
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
 
===2012-2013===
 
===2012-2013===
During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Sullivan has been appointed to the following committees:
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During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Sullivan served on the following committees:
* [[Agriculture Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Agriculture]], Chair
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* [[Appropriations Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Appropriations]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Conservation and Water Resources Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Conservation and Water Resources]]
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|State = Mississippi
* [[County Affairs Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|County Affairs]]
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|year = 2012
* [[Energy Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Energy]]
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
* [[Legislative Budget Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Legislative Budget]]
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|Committee1 = Agriculture
* [[Public Property Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Public Property]]
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|Chair1 = Chair
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|Committee2 = Appropriations
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|Committee3 = Conservation and Water Resources
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|Committee4 = County Affairs
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|Committee5 = Energy
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|Committee6 = Legislative Budget
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|Committee7 = Public Property
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}}
  
 
===2010-2011===
 
===2010-2011===
During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Sullivan was appointed to the following committees:
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During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Sullivan served on the following committees:
* [[Appropriations Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Appropriations]] (Vice-Chair)
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* [[Agriculture Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Agriculture]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Banking and Financial Services Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Banking and Financial Services]]
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|State = Mississippi
* [[County Affairs Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|County Affairs]]
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|year = 2010
* [[Oil, Gas and Other Minerals Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Oil, Gas and Other Minerals]]
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
* [[Public Property Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Public Property]]
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|Committee1 = Appropriations
* [[Transportation Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Transportation]]
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|Chair1 = Vice Chair
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|Committee2 = Agriculture
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|Committee3 = Banking and Financial Services
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|Committee4 = County Affairs
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|Committee5 = Oil, Gas and Other Minerals
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|Committee6 = Public Property
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|Committee7 = Transportation
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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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===2007===
 
===2007===
 
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In 2007, Sullivan collected $14,882 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94837 ''Follow the Money'', 2007 contributions to Preston Sullivan.]</ref>
In 2007, Sullivan collected $14,882 in donations.<ref> http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94837</ref>
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Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.
 
Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.
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==Personal==
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Sullivan has been a member of the Farm Bureau, Masons, Mississippi Cattleman's Association, and the National Rifle Association.<ref name=vs/>
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Preston + Sullivan + Mississippi + Legislature'''
 
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
 
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==Contact Information==
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Capitol Address:<br>
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Post Office Box 1018<br>
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Jackson, MS 39215<br>
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District Address:<br>
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1601 CR 410<br>
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Okolona, MS 38860<br>
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Phone: 662-447-5719                662-447-5719       (Home)<br>
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Capitol Email:<br>
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psullivan@house.ms.gov
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
{{submit a leg link}}
 
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* [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/sullivan.xml Office website]
* [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/sullivan.xml Mississippi House Member Page]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=40105 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=40105 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=40105 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=40105 Biography from Project Vote Smart]

Revision as of 16:09, 22 October 2013

Preston Sullivan
Preston Sullivan.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives, District 22
Incumbent
In office
2004 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 10
PartyDemocratic
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
Personal
BirthdayJune 8, 1947
ProfessionFarmer
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Preston E. Sullivan (b. June 8, 1947) is a Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives, representing District 22. He was first elected to the chamber in 2003.

Biography

Sullivan attended Okolona Public Schools, Itawamba Junior College and Mississippi State University. His professional experience includes working as a cattleman and farmer.[1]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2012
Agriculture, Chair
Appropriations
Conservation and Water Resources
County Affairs
Energy
Legislative Budget
Public Property

2010-2011

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

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2010
Appropriations, Vice Chair
Agriculture
Banking and Financial Services
County Affairs
Oil, Gas and Other Minerals
Public Property
Transportation

Election history

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Sullivan won re-election to District 22 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He ran unopposed in the August 2 primary and was unchallenged the November 8 general election. [2]

2007

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007 Sullivan was re-elected in District 22. He defeated John Fred Lancaster in the primary election and ran unopposed in the general election.

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 22 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent


Preston Sullivan (D) 5,714 100.0%

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Sullivan received $9,950 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[3]

2007

In 2007, Sullivan collected $14,882 in donations.[4]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Mississippi House Democratic Leadership $2,000
AT&T $1,000
Hodge, Tom $1,000
MA Undreadable PAC $1,000
Mississippi Medical Association $1,000

Personal

Sullivan has been a member of the Farm Bureau, Masons, Mississippi Cattleman's Association, and the National Rifle Association.[1]

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term Preston + Sullivan + Mississippi + Legislature

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

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Mississippi House of Representatives District 22
2004–present
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