G. A. Hardaway

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G. A. Hardaway
Member of the Tennessee House of Representatives
from the 93rd[1] district
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 8, 2013
Preceded by Mike Kernell
Member of the Tennessee House of Representatives
from the 92nd district
In office
March 13, 2007 – January 8, 2013
Preceded by Henri Brooks
Succeeded by Billy Spivey
Personal details
Born (1954-06-18) June 18, 1954 (age 60)
Meridian, Mississippi
Nationality American
Political party Democratic
Residence Memphis, Tennessee
Alma mater DePaul University

Goffrey A. 'G. A.' Hardaway, Sr.[2] (born June 18, 1954 in Meridian, Mississippi) is an American politician and a Democratic member of the Tennessee House of Representatives representing District 93 since January 2013. Hardaway served consecutively from his special election March 13, 2007 until January 8, 2013 in the District 92 seat.

Education[edit]

Hardaway earned his BS in finance from DePaul University.

Elections[edit]

  • 2012 Redistricted to District 93, Hardaway faced fellow Representative Mike Kernell in the August 2, 2012 Democratic Primary, winning with 2,927 votes (61.0%),[3] and was unopposed for the November 6, 2012 General election, winning with 16,126 votes.[4]
  • 2007 When District 92 Democratic Representative Henri Brooks resigned and left her seat open, Hardaway was unopposed for the January 25, 2007 Democratic Primary, winning with 623 votes,[5] and won the March 13, 2007 General special election with 1,405 votes (58.1%) against Republican nominee Richard Morton.[6]
  • 2008 Hardaway was challenged in the August 7, 2008 Democratic Primary, winning with 4,032 votes (73.3%),[7] and was unopposed for the November 4, 2008 General election, winning with 14,819 votes.[8]
  • 2010 Hardaway was unopposed for both the August 5, 2010 Democratic Primary, winning with 5,579 votes,[9] and won the November 2, 2010 General election with 8,254 votes.[10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Rep. G. A. Hardaway". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee General Assembly. Retrieved March 17, 2014. 
  2. ^ "G. A. Hardaway's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved March 17, 2014. 
  3. ^ "State of Tennessee August 2, 2012 Democratic Primary". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 200. Retrieved March 17, 2014. 
  4. ^ "State of Tennessee November 6, 2012 General Election". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 98. Retrieved March 17, 2014. 
  5. ^ "January 25, 2007 Democratic Primary". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. Retrieved March 17, 2014. 
  6. ^ "State of Tennessee November 4, 2008 General Election". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 15. Retrieved March 17, 2014. 
  7. ^ "State of Tennessee August 7, 2008 Democratic Primary". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 22. Retrieved March 17, 2014. 
  8. ^ "State of Tennessee November 4, 2008 General Election". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 31. Retrieved March 17, 2014. 
  9. ^ "State of Tennessee August 5, 2010 Democratic Primary". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 69. Retrieved March 17, 2014. 
  10. ^ "State of Tennessee November 2, 2010 State General". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 74. Retrieved March 17, 2014. 

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