Actions

::Byron Looper

::concepts



"Lowtax" redirects here. For Richard "Lowtax" Kyanka, see Something Awful.

{{#invoke:Infobox|infobox}}

Byron (Low Tax) Looper, born Byron Anthony Looper (September 15, 1964 – June 26, 2013), was a Republican politician in Tennessee. In order to advance his political career, he legally changed his middle name from "Anthony" to "(Low Tax)". After being convicted for the October 1998 murder of his election opponent, incumbent Tennessee State Senator Tommy Burks, he was given a life sentence in prison. He died in Morgan County Correctional Complex on June 26, 2013.


Byron Looper sections
Intro   Early life, education, and early career    Tax assessor    1998 political candidacies    Assassination of Tommy Burks    The campaign following the murder    Murder conviction and sentence    Death    Imitators    References    External links   

PREVIOUS: IntroNEXT: Early life, education, and early career
<<>>

Looper::title    County::burks    Murder::category    Looper's::state    Campaign::election    State::october

"Lowtax" redirects here. For Richard "Lowtax" Kyanka, see Something Awful.

{{#invoke:Infobox|infobox}}

Byron (Low Tax) Looper, born Byron Anthony Looper (September 15, 1964 – June 26, 2013), was a Republican politician in Tennessee. In order to advance his political career, he legally changed his middle name from "Anthony" to "(Low Tax)". After being convicted for the October 1998 murder of his election opponent, incumbent Tennessee State Senator Tommy Burks, he was given a life sentence in prison. He died in Morgan County Correctional Complex on June 26, 2013.


Byron Looper sections
Intro   Early life, education, and early career    Tax assessor    1998 political candidacies    Assassination of Tommy Burks    The campaign following the murder    Murder conviction and sentence    Death    Imitators    References    External links   

PREVIOUS: IntroNEXT: Early life, education, and early career
<<>>