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Dirk Dedeaux

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Dirk Dedeaux
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 93
Former member
In office
1996 - 2012
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 7, 1995
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sMississippi College
Campaign website
Dirk Dedeaux is a former Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He represented the 93rd District from 1996 to 2012.

Dedeaux has been an employee at an appliance parts company and a farmer. He earned his B.S. in Political Science and BA in Modern Languages at Mississippi College.

He is a member of AX, Cattleman's Association, National Rifle Association, Omicron Delta Kappa, and the Steep Hollow Baptist Church.[1]

Committee assignments

Dedeaux served on the following committees:



See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

Dedeaux ran in the 2011 election for Mississippi House of Representatives District 93. He ran unopposed in the August 2 primary but was defeated by Timmy Ladner (R) in the November 8 general election.[2][3]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 93 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTimmy Ladner 51.5% 4,297
     Democratic Dirk Dedeaux Incumbent 48.5% 4,040
Total Votes 8,337


See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007, Dedeaux was re-elected in District 93, defeating Republican challenger John Thomas Cripps in the general election.[4]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 93 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent

Dirk Dedeaux (D) 5,184 75.38%
John Thomas Cripps (R) 1,693 24.62%

Campaign donors


In 2007, Dedeaux collected $60,628 in donations.[5]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers $3,500
Mississippi Hospital Association $2,500
Eaves Jr., John Arthur $2,000
Cain, Ted $2,000
Hancock Bank $1,500

Contact Information

Capitol Address:br> Post Office Box 1018, Room 104
Jackson, MS 39215
Phone: 601-359-2428

District Address:
2157 Highway 53
Perkinston, MS 39573
Phone: 228-255-6171

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Political offices
Preceded by
Mississippi House of Representatives District 93
Succeeded by
Timmy Ladner