Antonio Parkinson

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Antonio Parkinson
Member of the Tennessee House of Representatives
from the 98th[1] district
Incumbent
Assumed office
March 8, 2011
Preceded by Ulysses Jones, Jr.
Personal details
Born Oakland, California
Nationality American
Political party Democratic
Residence Memphis, Tennessee
Website tnrepparkinson.com
Military service
Service/branch United States Marine Corps
Battles/wars Iraq War

Antonio Parkinson[2] (born in Oakland, California) is an American politician and a Democratic member of the Tennessee House of Representatives representing District 98 since his special election March 8, 2011 following the death of Representative Ulysses Jones, Jr.

Elections[edit]

  • 2012 Parkinson was unopposed for the August 2, 2012 Democratic Primary, winning with 3,688 votes[3] and won the November 6, 2012 General election with 15,271 votes (100%) against write-in candidate Jacques Roberts.[4]
  • 2011 Parkinson ran in the District 98 March 9, 2011 Special election winning with 3,811 votes (nearly 100%) against write-in candidate Artie Smith.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Rep. Antonio Parkinson". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee General Assembly. Retrieved March 14, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Antonio Parkinson's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved March 14, 2014. 
  3. ^ "State of Tennessee August 2, 2012 Democratic Primary". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 204. Retrieved March 14, 2014. 
  4. ^ "State of Tennessee November 6, 2012 General Election". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 103. Retrieved March 14, 2014. 
  5. ^ "State of Tennessee March 8, 2011 Special General Election". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 3. Retrieved March 14, 2014. 

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