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Herbert Dixon
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Louisiana House of Representatives, District 26
Former member
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Term limits3 terms (12 years)
Herbert B. Dixon (b. July 29, 1949) is a former Democratic member of the Louisiana House of Representatives, representing District 26 from 2008 to his resignation on December 11, 2014, for health reasons.[1]


Dixon's professional experience includes working as a field representative and sales representative for National Motor Club Incorporated. He served in the United States Navy from 1972 to 1978.

Committee assignments


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


In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Dixon served on the following committees:



See also: Louisiana House of Representatives elections, 2011

On October 22, 2011, Dixon won re-election to District 61 of the Louisiana House of Representatives. He ran unopposed in the October 22 primary election, assuring his re-election.[2]


In 2007, Dixon was elected to the Louisiana House of Representatives. He defeated Kelven G. Sanders, Mary James Wardsworth, and Victor Kirk.[3]

Louisiana House of Representatives General Election, District 26 (2007)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Herbert Dixon (D) 4,234
Kelvin G. Sanders (D) 2,392
Mary James Wardsworth (D) 959
Victor Kirk (D) 870

Campaign donors


In 2011, Dixon received $75,819 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

Louisiana House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Herbert Dixon's campaign in 2011
Dixon, Herbert B$2,857
Freeman Holdings Of Louisiana Llc$2,500
Aguilus Health$2,500
Hunter & Beck Llp$2,500
Crescent River Port Pilots Association$1,500
Total Raised in 2011 $75,819


In 2007, a year in which Dixon was up for election, he collected $50,441 in donations.[5]

His four largest contributors in 2007 were:

Donor Amount
Ken Moran $2,500
United Recovery Group LLC $2,500
West PAC $2,500
Louisiana Sure $2,500


Dixon is a member of the DA Anderson Scholarship Committee, Coyle's Best Incorporated, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Southern University Alumni, and serves as Vice Chair of the Rapides Democratic Central Committee.[6]

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Preceded by
Louisiana House of Representatives District 26
Succeeded by
Jeff Hall