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Becky Currie
Becky Currie.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives District 92
Incumbent
In office
2008 - Present
Term ends
January 3, 2012
Years in position 6
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$10,000 per year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 6, 2007
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Southern Mississippi
Personal
BirthdayMay 2, 1957
ProfessionRegistered Nurse
ReligionEpiscopal
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Becky Currie (b. May 2, 1957) is a Republican member of the Mississippi House of Representatives. She has represented the 92nd District since 2008.

Currie attended the University of Southern Mississippi and is a registered nurse.[1]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Currie has been appointed to the following committees:

2010-2011

During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Currie was appointed to the following committees:

Issues

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Becky Currie endorsed Newt Gingrich in the 2012 presidential election. [2]

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Currie won re-election to District 92 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. She ran unopposed in the August 2 primary and defeated Ken Sullivan in the November 8 general election. [3]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 92 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBecky Currie Incumbent 70.4% 6,954
     Democrat Ken Sullivan 29.6% 2,927
Total Votes 9,881

2007

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007 Currie was elected in District 92, defeating Democratic challenger D.W. Maxwell in the general election.[4] She defeated Paul Barnett and Everett Buckles in the primary election with 523 votes to 457 and 49, respectively.[5]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 92 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
Becky Currie (R) 4,867 67.93%
D.W. Maxwell (D) 2,298 32.07%

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Currie received $39,805 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[6]

Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Becky Currie's campaign in 2011
Byrd, Corty$5,000
Mississippi Bankers Association$3,000
Mississippi Medical Association$2,500
Mississippi Hospital Association$2,500
Mississippi House Republican Conference$2,000
Total Raised in 2011 $39,805
Total Votes received in 2011 6,954
Cost of each vote received $5.72

2007

In 2007, Currie collected $57,610 in donations.[7]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to her campaign.

Donor Amount
Mississippi Republican Party $5,000
Mississippi Automobile Dealers Association $2,500
Mississippi Hospital Association $2,500
Mississippi Bankers Association $2,000
Mississippi Association of Realtors $2,000

Contact Information

Capitol Address:
Post Office Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215

District Address:
407 Oliver Drive
Brookhaven, MS 39601
Phone: 601-833-5953

Capitol Email:
bcurrie@house.ms.gov

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References

Political offices
Preceded by
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 92
2008–present
Succeeded by
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