Calvin Moore – Biographical Profile and Positions on the Issues

Previous Candidate for State Representative District 70, Tennessee

Tennessee Democratic Party
2059 Tennessee St.West Point, TN 38486
General (political statement of goals, objectives, views, philosophies)

1. Put a jobs plan in motion to help put rural Tennesseans back to work.

2. A plan for Education that invests in Teachers and allows them to do what they do best, teach.

3. A plan that helps the financially disadvantaged elderly with sales tax on food and property tax.

4. A plan to better equip rural fire departments.

5. Work to create parity in pay for men and women.

Personal (gender, age, marital status, spouse's name and age, children's name and ages, home town, current residence)

Married (Cathy Scott Moore) 39 years. Children: Casey (Branden) & Courtney (Lee). Grandchildren: Callee (4), Chloe (4), Ellee (2), Emma (2), To be born in Feb.: Annalee. Hometown: West Point, Tennessee. Born and raised in southern rural Lawrence County.

Profession (professional and work experience outside politics)

Teacher & Coach (1973-80)

Small Business (1980-present)

Civic (past and present organizations, charities involvement)

Former Rotarian

Former Lions Club

Former Law. Co. Chamber of Commerce

Former Lewis Co. Chamber of Commerce

Political (dates and titles of previously held political offices)

Served as Tennessee State Representative from 1986-94

Ran for U. S. Congress 1994

Religion (current and past religious affiliations, beliefs)

Member West Point Baptist Church

Accomplishments (significant accomplishments, awards, achievements)

Legislator of the year: 1988, 1990, and 1994.

Built 36 miles of four-lane hwy through Lawrence County.

Sponsored "Basic Education Plan" (BEP) Which brought millions of new education dollars to rural counties.

Sponsored "The Parental Consent & Notification Act" which limited teenage abortion in Tennessee.

Education (times and places of schools, colleges, major, degrees, activities, sports)

West Point Elementary

Loretto High School (1969)

Martin Methodist College (1971) A.A. Degree in Business Adm.

Middle Tennessee State Representative (1973) B.S. Degree

Military (branch, years of service, active duty experience, highest rank, medals, honors, type and date of discharge)

No Military Service.

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