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Tommy Benton

Republican — Representative — District 31
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016
  • 2017-2018

Tommy Benton represents House District 31 in the Georgia House, is a member of seven committees, and is the primary sponsor of 294 bills.

2004 5900.0
2006 31225.06
2008 24394.02
2010 23030.0
2012 25904.79

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

  • Capitol Address:

    217 State Capitol Atlanta GA 30334
    Phone: 4046565126
  • District Address:

    177 Martin Street Jefferson GA 30549

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • HR 1852

    Commerce High School competitive cheerleading team; winning GHSA Class A state championship; congratulate

  • HR 1779

    Stephenson, Jimmy; former Commerce Middle School head football coach; J.B. Hawkins Humanitarian Award; 2016 Sports Hall of Fame induction; congratulate

  • HR 1777

    Love, Coach Kendall; Commerce High School's head wrestling coach; named Georgia Wrestling Coaches Association's Coach of the Year; congratulate

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  • HR 1776

    Jefferson High School Air Force Junior ROTC drill team; winning state championship; congratulate

  • HR 1592

    House Study Committee on Child Care Assistance; create

  • HR 1539

    Jefferson High School wrestling team; winner Class AAA state traditional wrestling championship; congratulate

Recent Votes

HR 550


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 11262.0
•••No: 5228.0
•••Other: 168.0
HR 1723


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 16893.0
•••No: 21.0
•••Other: 105.0
HR 1805


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 14882.0
•••No: 2212.0
•••Other: 105.0
HR 870


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 16893.0
•••No: 31.0
•••Other: 95.0
HR 1828


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 16692.0
•••No: 52.0
•••Other: 95.0
HR 1724


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 16591.0
•••No: 52.0
•••Other: 105.0
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