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James Evans

Democratic — Representative — District 70
Available Terms:
  • 2008-2011
  • 2012-2015

James Evans represents House District 70 in the Mississippi House, is a member of five committees, and is the primary sponsor of 281 bills.

2000 1000.0
2004 2800.0
2006 1550.0
2008 4050.0
2010 3350.0
2012 6800.0

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • Capitol Office:

    Room 201M-7
    P. O. Box 1018
    Jackson, MS 39215
    Phone: 601-359-2461
  • District Office:

    P. O. Box 1167

    Phone: 601-353-7464

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • HR 69

    Lance Corporal William Kyle Carpenter; honor sacrifice of and commend upon upcoming awarding of the Congressional Medal of Honor.

  • HC 77

    Dean Jim Rosenblatt; commend on retirement as Dean of Mississipppi College School of Law.

  • HB 1638

    City of Vicksburg; authorize to contribute funds and in-kind maintenance services to Beulah Cemetery.

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  • HR 32

    Luke Kelly; commend and congratulate upon appointment to United States Military Academy at West Point.

  • HB 1608

    Bonds; authorize issuance of general obligation bonds for repair and renovation of the MS Coliseum and construction of a new trade mart.

  • HB 1597

    Appropriation; IHL for additions to facilities of College of Science, Engineering & Technology at JSU.

Recent Votes

SB 2001


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 11997.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 32.0
HB 2


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 12199.0
•••No: 10.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 2001


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 12199.0
•••No: 10.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 2002


Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 9678.0
•••No: 2419.0
•••Other: 21.0
HB 1


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 12098.0
•••No: 10.0
•••Other: 10.0
HB 974

Adopt Conference Report

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 122100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
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