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Chris McDaniel's Biography


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Room 408
Post Office Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215

506 South Court
Ellisville, MS 39437

Full Name:

Chris McDaniel




Wife: Jill; 2 Children: Cambridge, Chamberlain

Birth Date:


Birth Place:

Laurel, MS

Home City:

Laurel, MS



BS, William Carey University

JD, University of Mississippi School of Law, 1997

AA, Jones County Junior College, 1990-1992

Senator, Mississippi State Senate, District 42, 2008-present

Candidate, United States Senate, Mississippi, 2018

Former Member, Appropriations Committee, Mississippi State Senate

Former Chair, Constitution Committee, Mississippi State Senate

Former Vice Chair, Judiciary, Division B Committee, Mississippi State Senate

Former Member, Labor Committee, Mississippi State Senate

Former Member, Municipalities Committee, Mississippi State Senate

Co-Owner, B.C. Properties, Limited Liability Company, 2003-present

Attorney/Partner, Hortman, Harlow, Bassi, Robinson and McDaniel, 1999-present

President/Host, Right Side Radio, Limited Liability Corporation, present

Former Co-Host, Rightalk Radio Show

Law Clerk/Judicial Assistant, Judge Charles W. Pickering, Sr., District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi, 1997-1999

Member, West Ellisville Baptist Church, 1984-present

Member, American Family Association, present

Member, Association for Excellence in Education, present

Member, Defense Research Institute, present

Member, Exchange Club, present

Member, Federalist Society, present

Member, Fifth Federal Circuit Bar Association, present

Member, Gideons International, present

Member, Hundred Club of Jones County, present

Member, Jones County Bar Association, present

Member, Mississippi Bar Association, present

Member, Mississippi Claims Association, present

Member, Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association, present

Member, Mississippi Economic Council, present

Member, Mississippi Leadership Forum, present

Member, National Rifle Association (NRA), present

Member, Republican National Lawyers Association, present

Member, Rotary Club, present

Member/Legal Advisor, Veterans Museum Board of Directors, present

Member, Ellisville Historical Society

Member, Jones County Republican Executive Committee

Member, Lion's Club of Ellisville

Member, Mississippi Republican Party

Volunteer Coach, Varsity Basketball, Heidelberg Academy, 2001-2004