Yasmin Neal

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Yasmin Neal
Yasmin Neal.jpg
Georgia House of Representatives District 75
Incumbent
In office
January 11, 2011 - Present
Term ends
January 14, 2013
Years in position 3
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$17,342/year
Per diem$173/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Personal
Place of birthJonesboro, GA
ProfessionDetective
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Yasmin Neal is a Democratic member of the Georgia House of Representatives. She has represented District 75 since 2011.

Neal is a detective in the Clayton County Police Department's major felony unit, where she has also been an internal affairs/backgrounds and hiring investigator, and an investigator in the fugitive unit. She attended Valdosta State and Clayton State Colleges, where she pursued a degree in Criminal Justice. Neal also worked as a writer for the Clayton NEws Daily and Henry Daily Herald.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Neal has been appointed to the following committees:

Elections

2010

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2010

Neal did not have any opposition in the November 2 general election.[1]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 75 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Yasmin Neal (D) 6,336 100.0%

Neal came in second to H. Shawn James in the July 20 primary.[2]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 75 - Democratic Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png H. Shawn James 708 37.9%
Yasmin Neal 675 36.1%
Kristy Dubisson 485 26.0%

She faced James in a primary runoff on August 10, defeating him by a margin of 358-305.[3]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 75 - Democratic Primary Runoff (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Yasmin Neal 358 54.0%
H. Shawn James 305 46.0%

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Neal collected $9,440 in campaign contributions.[4] The largest contributors to the campaign were as follows:

Georgia House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Yasmin Neal's campaign in 2010
Planned Parenthood Federation Of America$2,000
Democratic Women Of Georgia$1,200
Georgia Trial Lawyers Association$500
Ladson, Bryant$500
Smith, Terrance$400
Total Raised in 2010 $9,440

Personal

Neal is single.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Ron Dodson
Georgia House District 75
2011–present
Succeeded by
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