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Steve Holland
Daniel Holland.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives, District 16
In office
1984 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 31
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 8, 1983
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Associate'sNorthwest Mississippi Junior College
Bachelor'sMississippi State University
Office website
Daniel Stephen "Steve" Holland (b. November 5, 1955) is a Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives, representing District 16. He was first elected to the chamber in 1983.


Holland earned his A.A. from Northwest Mississippi Junior College and B.S. from Mississippi State University. His professional experience includes working as a farmer and owner of the Holland-Harris Funeral Home.[1]

Committee assignments


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

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2012
Fees and Salaries of Public Officers
Local and Private Legislation, Vice Chair
Ways and Means
Youth and Family Affairs


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

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2010
Public Health and Human Services, Chair
Congressional Redistricting
Judiciary A
Judiciary En Banc
Legislative Budget
Legislative Reapportionment



See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Holland won re-election to District 16 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He stood unopposed in the August 2 Democratic primary and defeated Republican Ben Coggin in the November 8 general election.

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 16 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democrat Green check mark transparent.pngSteve Holland Incumbent 72.7% 4,521
     Republican Ben Coggin 27.3% 1,699
Total Votes 6,220


See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007, Holland was re-elected in District 16, defeating Republican challenger Everette Dutschke.[2]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 16 (2007)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Daniel Holland (D) 3,551
Everette Dutschke (D) 1,425

Campaign donors


In 2011, Holland received $56,341 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[3]

Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Steve Holland's campaign in 2011
Mississippi Coalition For Progress$4,000
Health Management Associates Of Mississippi$2,500
Mississippi Dental Association$2,000
Medco Health Solutions$2,000
Mississippi Independent Pharmacies Association$2,000
Total Raised in 2011 $56,341
Total Votes received in 2011 4,521
Cost of each vote received $12.46


In 2007, Holland collected $88,890 in donations.[4]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Mississippi Hospital Association $6,000
Cain, Ted $5,000
Mississippi Healthcare Association $3,000
Mississippi Optometric Association $2,500
Mississippi Independent Pharmacies Association $2,000


Holland is married with four children. He has been a member of the Civitan Club, Farm Bureau, Lambda Chi Alpha, Verona Masonic Lodge #263, Mississippi Soybean Association, Regional Rehabilitation Center, Shriners, and the Tombigbee Electric Power Association.[1]

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