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name                = Becky Currie |
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|Name = Becky Currie
political position  = Mississippi House Of Representatives District 92 |
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incumbency          = Incumbent |
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|Position = Mississippi House of Representatives, District 92
assumed office     = 2008 |
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term ends          = 2010 |
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|Tenure = 2008 - present
political party    = [[Republican]] |
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|Term ends = January 3, 2016
  profession          = Registered Nurse |
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|Assumed office = 2008
website             = [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/currie.xml House site] |
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|Political party = Republican
}}{{tnr}}'''Becky Currie''' (b. May 2, 1957) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]].  She has represented the 92nd District since 2008.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Becky Currie''' (b. May 2, 1957) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]], representing District 92.  She was first elected to the chamber in 2007.
  
Currie attended the University of Southern Mississippi and is a registered nurse.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=69911 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Currie]</ref>
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==Biography==
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Currie attended the University of Southern Mississippi. Her professional experience includes working as a registered nurse.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=69911 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Currie]</ref>
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
* [[Juvenile Justice Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Juvenile Justice]]
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===2012-2013===
* [[Medicaid Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Medicaid]]
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During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Currie served on the following committees:
* [[Public Health and Human Services Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Public Health And Human Services]]
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* [[Universities and Colleges Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Universities and Colleges]]
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==Contact Information==
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = Mississippi
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|year = 2012
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Apportionment and Elections
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|Committee2 = Appropriations
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|Committee3 = Education
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|Committee4 = Fees and Salaries of Public Officers
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|Committee5 = Forestry
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|Committee6 = PEER
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|Chair6 = Vice Chair
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|Committee7 = Public Health and Human Services
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}}
  
Capitol Address:<br>
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===2010-2011===
Post Office Box 1018<br>
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During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Currie served on the following committees:
Jackson, MS 39215<br>
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District Address:<br>
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{{Committee Assignments
407 Oliver Drive<br>
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Brookhaven, MS 39601<br>
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|State = Mississippi
Phone: 601-833-5953 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting              601-833-5953      end_of_the_skype_highlighting (Home)<br>
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|year = 2010
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Juvenile Justice
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|Committee2 = Medicaid
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|Committee3 = Public Health and Human Services
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|Committee4 = Universities and Colleges
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}}
  
Capitol Email:<br>
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==Issues==
bcurrie@house.ms.gov
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===Presidential preference===
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{{presendorse|2012|Newt Gingrich}}<ref>[http://www.newt.org/news/newt-2012-announces-mississippi-leaders-with-newt/ ''Newt Gingrich 2012,'' "Newt 2012 Announces “Mississippi Leaders With Newt”," March 12, 2012]</ref>
  
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==Election history==
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===2011===
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:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011]]''
  
* [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/currie.xml Mississippi House Member Page]
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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. <ref>[http://www.sos.ms.gov/links/elections/home/tab1/2011%20Mississippi%20House%20and%20Senate%20Candidates.pdf ''Mississippi Secretary of State,'' 2011 Official Primary Candidate List]</ref>
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|Chamber= Mississippi House of Representatives, District 92 General Election
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|party1= Republican
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|party2= Democratic
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|winner1 = Becky Currie
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|Inc1 = Y
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|votes1 = 6954
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|candidate2 = Ken Sullivan
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|votes2 = 2927
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}}
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===2007===
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:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007]]''
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On November 6, 2007 Currie was elected in District 92, defeating Democratic challenger D.W. Maxwell in the general election.<ref>[http://www.sos.state.ms.us/elections/2007/Statewide%20Elections.asp ''Mississippi Secretary of State'', 2007 election results.]</ref>  She defeated Paul Barnett and Everett Buckles in the primary election with 523 votes to 457 and 49, respectively.<ref>[http://www.sos.state.ms.us/elections/2007/PrimaryCert/Republican.asp ''Mississippi Secretary of State'', 2007 Republican primary certification.]</ref>
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|-
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| colspan="2" | '''Becky Currie (R)'''
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| align="right" | '''4,867'''
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| align="center" | '''67.93%'''
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| colspan="2" | D.W. Maxwell (D)
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| align="right" | 2,298
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| align="center" | 32.07%
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==Campaign donors==
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===2011===
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In 2011, Currie received $39,805 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MS&y=2011&f=H&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2011 contributions]</ref>
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|Chamber = Mississippi House of Representatives
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 39805
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|total votes = 6954
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|org1 = Byrd, Corty
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|org2 = Mississippi Bankers Association
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|org3 = Mississippi Medical Association
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|org4 = Mississippi Hospital Association
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|org5 = Mississippi House Republican Conference
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|orgdonor1 = 5,000
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|orgdonor2 = 3,000
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|orgdonor3 = 2,500
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|orgdonor4 = 2,500
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===2007===
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In 2007, Currie collected $57,610 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=95618 ''Follow the Money'', 2007 contributions to Becky Currie.]</ref>
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Listed below are the five largest contributors to her campaign.
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| Mississippi Republican Party
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| align="right" | $5,000
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| Mississippi Automobile Dealers Association
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| align="right" | $2,500
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| [[Mississippi Hospital Association]]
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| align="right" | $2,500
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| [[Mississippi Bankers Association]]
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| [[Mississippi Association of Realtors]]
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| align="right" | $2,000
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==External links==
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* [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/currie.xml Office website]
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* [http://beckycurrie.com/ Campaign website]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=69911 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=69911 Biography on Project Vote]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=69911 Biography on Project Vote]
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=114097 2009], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=95618 2007]
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* Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=114097 2009], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=95618 2007]
  
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Revision as of 22:39, 13 November 2013

Becky Currie
Becky Currie.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives, District 92
Incumbent
In office
2008 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 6
PartyRepublican
Compensation
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
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, representing District 92. She was first elected to the chamber in 2007.

Biography

Currie attended the University of Southern Mississippi. Her professional experience includes working as a registered nurse.[1]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2012
Apportionment and Elections
Appropriations
Education
Fees and Salaries of Public Officers
Forestry
PEER, Vice Chair
Public Health and Human Services

2010-2011

During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Currie served on 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]

Election history

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
     Democratic 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]

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

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