Tom Kirby

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Tom Kirby
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Georgia House of Representatives District 107
Incumbent
In office
March 12, 2012 – present
Term ends
January 14, 2013
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$17,342/year
Per diem$173/day
Elections and appointments
First electedMarch 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionFounder, Diversified Technologies
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Tom Kirby is a Republican member of the Georgia House of Representatives representing district 107.

Kirby was elected in the March 6, 2012 special election run-off. The special election was called to fill the vacancy created when Len Walker (R) resigned to take a job as pastor of church located outside his district.[1]

Elections

2012

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2012

Kirby is running in the 2012 election for Georgia House of Representatives District 114. Kirby is running against Rodney Upton in the Republican primary on July 31, 2012. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012. [2]

2012 Special election

See also: State legislative special elections, 2012; Georgia state legislative special elections, 2012

Kirby faced Mark Banks (R), Paul Smith (R), and Michael Lynch (Nonpartisan) in the special election on February 7. In Georgia special elections, party affiliation is listed, but all candidates appear on the same ballot. Smith and Kirby were the top two vote-getters and proceeded to a run-off election on March 6, 2012.[3][4][5]

Kirby went on to defeat Smith in the March 6 runoff. Kirby won by a 52%-48% margin.[6][7]


Note: Precincts and districts have changed following 2011 redistricting. Your district and polling location can be found here.

Issues

Candidate forum

On February 2, the special election candidates for District 107 will participate in a candidate forum. The forum begins at 7pm and will be held in the Loganville City Hall, 4385 Pecan St. in the Council Chambers.[8]

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