Deborah Butler Dixon

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Deborah Butler Dixon
Deborah Butler Dixon.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives, District 63
In office
2012 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 3
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$123/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 8, 2011
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Office website
Deborah Butler Dixon is a Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives, representing District 63. She was first elected to the chamber in 2011.

Committee assignments


During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Dixon served on the following committees:

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2012
County Affairs
Military Affairs
Youth and Family Affairs

Note: Dixon also served on the Select Committee on Select Committee on Accountability, Efficiency and Transparency.



See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2015

Elections for the office of Mississippi House of Representatives will take place in 2015. A primary election will be held on August 4, 2015, and the general election November 3, 2015. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 27, 2015.[1]


See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Dixon won election to District 63 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. She defeated incumbent Walter Robinson, Jr. in the primary on August 2, 2011.[2] Dixon defeated Republican John Weisenberger in the November 8 general election.[3][4]

Mississippi House of Representatives District 63 Democratic Primary, 2011
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDeborah Butler Dixon 55.1% 2,140
Walter Robinson Jr. Incumbent 44.9% 1,742
Total Votes 3,882

Campaign donors


In 2011, Dixon received $12,425 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[5]

Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Deborah Butler Dixon's campaign in 2011
Dixon, Deborah$3,000
Believe Pac$500
Friends Of Cecil Brown$500
Mississippi Association Of Realtors$500
Flaggs Jr, George$500
Total Raised in 2011 $12,425
Total Votes received in 2011 6,398
Cost of each vote received $1.94

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Political offices
Preceded by
Walter Robinson, Jr.
Mississippi House of Representatives District 63
2012 – Present
Succeeded by