Steven Dickerson

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Steven Dickerson
Member of the Tennessee Senate
from the 20th[1] district
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 8, 2013
Preceded by Joe M. Haynes
Personal details
Nationality American
Political party Republican
Residence Nashville, Tennessee
Alma mater Sewanee: The University of the South
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Profession Physician
Website votestevedickerson.com

Steven Dickerson[2] is an American politician and a Republican member of the Tennessee Senate representing District 20 since January 8, 2013.

Education[edit]

Dickerson earned his BA in history from Sewanee: The University of the South and his MD from Wake Forest School of Medicine.

Elections[edit]

  • 2012 Redistricted to District 20, and with incumbent Democratic Senator Joe M. Haynes retiring and leaving the seat open, Dickerson ran in the three-way August 2, 2012 Republican Primary, winning with 3,921 votes (48.5%),[3] and won the November 6, 2012 General election with 46,254 votes (54.1%) against Democratic nominee Phillip North.[4]
  • 2010 Dickerson, initially to challenge District 21 incumbent Democratic Senator Douglas Henry, ran in the August 5, 2010 Republican Primary, winning with 5,662 votes (56.6%),[5] but lost the November 2, 2010 General election to Senator Henry.[6]


References[edit]

  1. ^ "Senator Steven Dickerson". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee General Assembly. Retrieved March 19, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Steven Dickerson's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved March 19, 2014. 
  3. ^ "State of Tennessee August 2, 2012 Republican Primary". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 115. Retrieved March 19, 2014. 
  4. ^ "State of Tennessee November 6, 2012 General Election". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 17. Retrieved March 19, 2014. 
  5. ^ "State of Tennessee August 5, 2010 Republican Primary". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 17. Retrieved March 19, 2014. 
  6. ^ "State of Tennessee November 2, 2010 State General". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 19. Retrieved March 19, 2014. 

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