David Alexander (Tennessee politician)

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David Alexander
Member of the Tennessee House of Representatives
from the 39th[1] district
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 2011
Preceded by George Fraley
Personal details
Born (1952-10-29) October 29, 1952 (age 61)
Jackson, Mississippi
Nationality American
Political party Republican
Residence Winchester, Tennessee
Alma mater Mississippi College
Military service
Service/branch United States Army
Unit 82nd Airborne Division

David Alexander[2] (born October 29, 1952 in Jackson, Mississippi) is an American politician and a Republican member of the Tennessee House of Representatives representing District 39 since January 2011.

Education[edit]

Alexander earned his BA in English literature from Mississippi College.

Elections[edit]

  • 2012 Alexander was unopposed for the August 2, 2012 Republican Primary, winning with 4,436 votes,[3] and won the November 6, 2012 General election with 15,097 votes (65.7%) against Democratic nominee Doug Clark.[4]
  • 2010 To challenge District 39 incumbent Democratic Representative George Fraley, Alexander was unopposed for the August 5, 2010 Republican Primary, winning with 5,405 votes,[5] and won the November 2, 2010 General election with 11,566 votes (65.7%) against Representative Fraley.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Rep. David Alexander". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee General Assembly. Retrieved March 17, 2014. 
  2. ^ "David Alexander's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved March 17, 2014. 
  3. ^ "State of Tennessee August 2, 2012 Republican Primary". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 157. Retrieved March 17, 2014. 
  4. ^ "State of Tennessee November 6, 2012 General Election". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 40. Retrieved March 17, 2014. 
  5. ^ "State of Tennessee August 5, 2010 Republican Primary". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 32. Retrieved March 17, 2014. 
  6. ^ "State of Tennessee November 2, 2010 State General". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 32. Retrieved March 17, 2014. 

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