Gloria Johnson (Tennessee politician)

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Gloria Johnson
Member of the Tennessee House of Representatives
from the 13th[1] district
Assumed office
January 8, 2013
Preceded by Harry J. Tindell
Personal details
Born (1962-05-25) May 25, 1962 (age 52)
Denver, Colorado
Nationality American
Political party Democratic
Residence Knoxville, Tennessee
Alma mater University of Tennessee

Gloria Johnson[2] (born May 25, 1962 in Denver, Colorado) is an American politician and a Democratic member of the Tennessee House of Representatives representing District 13 since January 8, 2013.


Johnson earned her BS in education from the University of Tennessee.


  • 2012 When District 13 incumbent Democratic Representative Harry J. Tindell retired and left the seat open, Johnson was unopposed for the August 2, 2012 Democratic Primary, winning with 778 votes[3] and won the three-way November 6, 2012 General election with 10,018 votes (48.1%) against Republican nominee Gary Loe (who had run for a seat in 2010) and Independent candidate Nick Cazana.[4]


  1. ^ "Rep. Gloria Johnson". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee General Assembly. Retrieved March 13, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Gloria Johnson's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved March 13, 2014. 
  3. ^ "State of Tennessee August 2, 2012 Democratic Primary". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 136. Retrieved March 13, 2014. 
  4. ^ "State of Tennessee November 6, 2012 General Election". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 13. Retrieved March 13, 2014. 

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