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Becky Currie
Becky Currie.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives District 92
In office
2008 - Present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 7
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 6, 2007
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sUniversity of Southern Mississippi
Date of birthMay 2, 1957
ProfessionRegistered Nurse
Office website
Campaign website
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


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


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


Presidential preference


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

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



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


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


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


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:

External links

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Political offices
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 92
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