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  Beck, Jim
CANDIDATE DETAILS
AffiliationRepublican  
  2018-04-01  
 
NameJim Beck
Address2052 Burwell Road
Carrollton, Georgia 30117, United States
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 Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/JimBeckGA
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ContributorRob Ritchie
Last ModifedIndyGeorgia
Oct 30, 2018 09:10pm
Tags Very Conservative - Pro- gun - Pro-Life - Pro-Smaller Government - Pro-Term Limits - Married - NRA - Christian - Southern Baptist -
InfoDAY ONE PRIORITIES

ACCESSIBILITY AND SERVICE
Day one, I will SERVE the taxpayers, by deploying four rolling regional offices, where you can sit down across the table and talk face-to-face with an investigator. This is a big state; a Georgian should not have to get in a car and drive to Atlanta, just to ask for help!

DEFENDING AGAINST FRAUD
Day one, I will DEFEND our seniors and any honorably discharged veterans, by doubling the penalties on insurance companies guilty of victimizing them. I will consistently guard against fraud of any kind and order stiff penalties, whenever it is found.

CONSUMER PROTECTION SERVICES
Day one, I will PROTECT your right to information, by immediately making available policyholder complaint statistics for all insurers doing business in Georgia.

CONSTITUENT UPDATES AND TRANSPARENCY
Day one, I will COMMUNICATE with Georgia families, by holding telephone town hall hearings on proposed excessive rate increases. There will be transparency and focus on what is right and fair for Georgia.

JIM'S STORY
Jim Beck and his wife Lucy reside in Carrollton, Georgia; they have one son, Jimmy Beck, Jr. Jim graduated from the University of West Georgia with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Marketing. His insurance experience is comprehensive and multi-faceted. Jim’s background includes working in an independent insurance agency, as well as, serving for twelve years as director for a Fortune 150 property and casualty insurance company. During his public service, he served as Deputy Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner for the State of Georgia and most recently, Chief of Staff for Insurance Commissioner Ralph T. Hudgens. In his current role, he oversees an operation that provides property insurance to those who are locked out of the open market.

Jim is also a nationally known speaker who has addressed diverse groups ranging in size from ten to 4,000. With over 30 years as a professional presenter and coach in the field of organizational leadership, Jim has led sessions for a host of government and non-government clients. His work includes appearances on Fox, ABC and CNN. He serves as a guest editor for STAND UP GEORGIA, one of the top political news aggregates in the state, which shares information to help empower and embolden grassroots conservatism in the Peach State.

In addition to speaking engagements across the country, Jim has always been very active in his own community. He has served the Haralson County Sheriff’s Department by creating the agency’s first Crime Prevention Unit. He was appointed by the Carroll County Board of Commissioners to serve on the board of Carroll County Department of Family and Children’s Services. He is a former Vice President of the Carrollton Jaycees. For 30 years, Jim has been a member of Tabernacle Baptist Church, where he is a deacon. At Tabernacle, Jim and Lucy have taught classes for newlyweds.

Jim’s hobbies include reading historical biographies and Andy Griffith Show trivia.

FORMER DEPUTY INSURANCE COMMISSIONER
Jim has the experience, skill, and courage to lead on day one without any on-the-job training.
BUSINESS EXPERIENCE
Jim has 30 years of experience in the insurance business and he knows where fraud occurs and how to stop it in its tracks.
FOUNDED ON FAITH
Jim has been a member of Tabernacle Baptist Church in Carrollton for over 30 years. He serves as a deacon at the church.
CONSERVATIVE LEADERSHIP
Jim is a strong advocate for conservative principles and has been a grassroots leader for years. He is often seen speaking on Fox News, CNN, and other nationwide stations defending our Georgia values.
EDUCATED IN GEORGIA
Jim graduated from the University of West Georgia with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Marketing.


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