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Alan Nunnelee (R)
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| Next election: Nov. 6, 2012
Primary challenge: No
Incumbent running: Yes
2012 candidates for MS-01
|Confirmed:||Brad Morris, Jimmie Ray Bourland, Danny Bedwell, Chris Potts, Alan Nunnelee|
|Possible:||None so far|
|Out:||None so far|
|(more info & editing for MS-01)|
Positions, record and controversies
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Nunnelee’s campaign page lists his legislative accomplishments, notably on health care and environmental policy. As a senator, Nunnelee was chairman of the Committee on Environment from 2000 to 2004. In the area of health care, he is credited with legislation requiring annual recertification for Medicaid Eligibility.
“TEA Party Oxford Questionnaire – Alan Nunnelee “
In this interview, Nunnelee responds to a number of questions on his stance on various issues, including energy independence. He states firstly the need for independence from foreign oil sources. His proposals are, “…a plan that includes conservation, clean coal, natural gas, nuclear, as well as incentives to increase solar, wind and other clean renewable energy sources,” as well as, “…a plan that boosts America's domestic production of oil by building more refineries and drilling here and now”.
“Sen. Alan Nunnelee’s bill to prohibit federal funds for abortions in MS passes House”
http://www.wpmpradio.com/?p=1388 April 28, 2010
Nunnelee’s bill, SB 3214 of the Mississippi Legislature, prohibiting the use of federal funding for abortions, passed both the Mississippi Senate and House. While this bill only covers the state of Mississippi, it is seen as a step against President Obama’s health care reform. The text of the bill is available via the provided link.
Mr. Nunnelee’s campaign page lists his legislative accomplishments, notably on health care and environmental policy. As a senator, Nunnelee was chairman of the Committee on Environment from 2000 to 2004. In the area of health care, he is credited with legislation requiring annual recertification for Medicaid Eligibility.
The JFP Interview with Alan Nunnelee
http://www.jacksonfreepress.com/index.php/site/comments/the_jfp_interview_with_alan_nunnelee_06302010/ June 30, 2010
In an interview with the Jackson Free Press, candidate Alan Nunnelee responds to questions on his stances on political issues. He speaks in detail about issues dealing with health care, including what type of health care reform he would like to see. He is quoted as saying that individuals should get the same tax advantage from paying health care premiums as corporations and that small businesses should be allowed to group together to share resources to buy health insurance.
Nunnelee lists his proposed changes to the health care system on the issues page of his campaign web site. His list includes the ability of people to keep their insurance when they change jobs, the need for comprehensive tort reform, and the ability of individuals to purchase health insurance across state lines, among others. His campaign site additionally puts forth his stances on other policy issues of note, including energy independence.
Money in politics
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|Top Contributors to during the 2010 Election Cycle|
|Donor||Amount (US Dollars)|
|Telapex Inc||$ 27,500|
|Northrop Grumman||$ 18,000|
|FNC Inc||$ 13,000|
|Eutaw Construction||$ 12,000|
|Renasant Corp||$ 10,250|
|American Crystal Sugar||$ 10,000|
|Caterpillar Inc||$ 10,000|
|CC Clark||$ 10,000|
|Century Construction||$ 10,000|
|Source: The Center for Responsive Politics' www.OpenSecrets.org site.|
Note: Contributions are not from the organizations themselves, but are rather from
the organization's PAC, employees or owners. Totals include subsidiaries and affiliates.
|Links to more campaign contribution information for Alan Nunnelee
from the Center for Responsive Politics' OpenSecrets.org site.
|Fundraising profile:||2008 election cycle||Career totals|
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- Revolving door profile for Alan Nunnelee from the Center for Responsive Politics' OpenSecrets.org website.
- 2006 privately funded travel profile for Alan Nunnelee from the Center for Responsive Politics' OpenSecrets.org website.
- Personal finance profile for Alan Nunnelee from the Center for Responsive Politics' OpenSecrets.org website.
Committees and affiliations
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|Current Office: U.S. House of Representatives|
|Title: Rep||First name: Alan||Middle name: Alan||Last name: Nunnelee|
|Party: R||State: MS||District:
01 District short: 1
|Currently in office? True|
|Phone: 202-225-4306||Fax: 202- 225-3549||Website: http://nunnelee.house.gov||Webform email: |
|DC office: 1427 Longworth House Office Building|
|Bioguide ID: N000186||Votesmart ID: 8326||FEC ID: H0MS01043||Govtrack ID: 412442|
|CRP ID: N00031006||Eventful ID:||Old Sunlight ID:||Twitter ID: repalannunnelee|
|OpenCongress Wiki URL: http://www.opencongress.org/wiki/Alan_Nunnelee||YouTubeID: http://youtube.com/congressmannunnelee||Senate class:|
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|U.S. House of Representatives|
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|First Elected to Current Office:
November 2, 2010
|First Took Current Office:
January 3, 2011
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Date of Birth:
November 2, 2010