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politician , member of the Tennessee House of Representatives

Joe Pitts is an American politician and a Democratic member of the Tennessee House of Representatives representing District 67 since January 2007.

Background

Pitts, Joe was born on August 15, 1958 in Clarksville, Tennessee, United States.

Education

Pitts earned his BS from Austin Peay State University.

Career

2008 Pitts was unopposed for both the August 7, 2008 Democratic Primary, winning with 1,837 votes, and the November 4, 2008 General election, winning with 12,525 votes. 2010 Pitts was unopposed for the August 5, 2010 Democratic Primary, winning with 1,746 votes, and was unopposed for the November 2, 2010 General election, winning with 5,387 votes (531%) against Republican nominee Neil Revlett.

Achievements

  • 2012 Pitts was unopposed for both the August 2, 2012 Democratic Primary, winning with 781 votes, and won the November 6, 2012 General election with 12,700 votes (970%) against write-in candidate Mike Warner. 2006 When District 67 Democratic Representative Kim McMillan left the Legislature and left the seat open, Pitts was unopposed for the August 3, 2006 Democratic Primary, winning with 2,052 votes, and won the November 7, 2006 General election with 6,703 votes (540%) against Republican nominee Ken Takasaki.

Religion

A mature Christian can reach a state where the love of God reigns supreme in the heart. No one can be perfect in an absolute way, as God is. But it is possible to be perfect in love to God.

Politics

Candidates for political office should endorse the Judeo-Christian beliefs, convictions, and values upon which society should rest.

Views

Language of a derogatory nature (with regard to race, nationality, ethnic background, gender, sexuality, and physical differences) does not reflect value for one another and contradicts the Christian teaching.