Joseph Compretta

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Joseph Compretta
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 122
Former member
In office
1976 - 1984, 1988 - 2012
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2007
First elected1987
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Southern Mississippi
Associate'sPearl River Junior College
J.D.Mississippi College School of Law
Personal
BirthdayMarch 17, 1945
Place of birthFort Lauderdale, Florida
ProfessionAttorney
CandidateVerification
Joseph Compretta (b. March 17, 1945) is a former Democratic member, and Speaker Pro Tempore of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He represented the 122nd District from 1976-1984 and 1988-2012.

Compretta is an attorney. He has also been an assistant district attorney and county/city prosecutor. He earned his J.D. from the Mississippi College School of Law, B.S. from the University of Southern Mississippi, and AA from Pearl River Junior College.

Compretta is a member of the Hancock Bar Association, Lions Club, Mississippi Arts Fair for the Handicapped, and Mississippi Bar Association.[1]

Committee assignments

Compretta served on the following committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

Compretta did not seek re-election in 2011.

2007

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007, Compretta was re-elected in District 122, running unopposed.[2]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 122 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
Joseph Compretta (D) 3,776 100.00%

Campaign donors

2007

In 2007, Compretta collected $35,050 in donations.[3]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Hancock Bank $2,000
Mississippi Dental Association $2,000
Cain, Ted $2,000
Isle of Capri Casino $1,000
Beau Rivage $1,000

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Preceded by
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 122
1988–2012
Succeeded by
David Baria