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Toby Barker
Toby Barker.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives, District 102
Incumbent
In office
2008 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 6
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 6, 2007
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Southern Mississippi
Master'sUniversity of Southern Mississippi
Personal
BirthdayDecember 31, 1981
Place of birthMeridian, Mississippi
ProfessionDirector, Southern Mississippi Business Assistance Center
ReligionChristian
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Toby Barker (b. December 31, 1981) is a Republican member of the Mississippi House of Representatives, representing District 102. He was first elected to the chamber in 2007.

Biography

Barker earned his B.A. and M.S. from the University of Southern Mississippi. His professional experience includes working as Director of the Southern Mississippi Business Assistance Center.[1]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2012
Appropriations
Education
Medicaid
Public Health and Human Services, Vice Chair
Public Property
Universities and Colleges

2010-2011

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

Election history

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Barker won re-election to District 102 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He defeated Ric McCluskey in the primary on August 2, 2011. Barker defeated Democratic candidate David Cook in the November 8 general election. [2]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 102 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngToby Barker Incumbent 65.9% 3,957
     Democratic David Cook 34.1% 2,049
Total Votes 6,006

2007

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007 Barker was elected in District 102, defeating Democratic challenger Jolly Matthews III in the general election.[3]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 102 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
Toby Barker (R) 2,955 62.59%
Jolly Matthews III (D) 1,766 37.41%

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Barker received $74,475 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Toby Barker's campaign in 2011
Mississippi House Republican Conference$4,000
Mississippi Bankers Association$3,000
Mississippi Hospital Association$2,500
Mississippi Medical Association$2,000
Barksdale, James L$2,000
Total Raised in 2011 $74,475
Total Votes received in 2011 3,957
Cost of each vote received $18.82

2007

In 2007, Barker collected $87,931 in donations.[5]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Mississippi Republican Party $15,000
Improve Mississippi $12,345
Mississippi Association of Realtors $4,000
Home Builders Association of Mississippi $3,000
Donnell, Joseph $2,713

Personal

Barker is a member of the Area Development Partnership, Downtown Association, Pi Kappa Phi Alumni Chapter, Pine Belt Innovation Council, and the Rotary Club.[1]

Recent news

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Mississippi House of Representatives District 102
2008–present
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