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Preston Sullivan

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Preston Sullivan
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Mississippi House of Representatives, District 22
In office
2004 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 11
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$123/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 4, 2003
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Date of birthJune 8, 1947
Office website
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 attended Okolona Public Schools, Itawamba Junior College and Mississippi State University. His professional experience includes working as a cattleman and farmer.[1]

Committee assignments


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

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


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

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



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 in the November 8 general election.[2]


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


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

Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Preston Sullivan's campaign in 2011
Mississippi Coalition For Progress Bully Bloc$2,500
Mississippi Medical Association$1,500
Advance America Cash Advance$500
Magnolia Health Plan$500
Total Raised in 2011 $9,950
Total Votes received in 2011 7,247
Cost of each vote received $1.37


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


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

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Mississippi House of Representatives District 22
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