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==Committee assignments==
==Committee assignments==
In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Kirby has been appointed to these committees:
In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Kirby served on these committees:
* [[Compilation, Revision and Publication Committee, Mississippi Senate]]
* [[Compilation, Revision and Publication Committee, Mississippi Senate]]

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Dean Kirby
Dean Kirby.jpg
Mississippi State Senate District 30
In office
1992 - Present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 23
Base salary$10,000 per year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First elected1991
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sLa Salle University
Date of birth11/21/1946
Place of birthLake City, AR
ProfessionBusiness Owner
Office website
Dean Kirby (b. November 21, 1946) is a Republican member of the Mississippi State Senate, representing the 30th Senatorial District.

Kirby was County Chair for the Republican Executive Committee in 1977. He then joined the Mississippi State Senate in 1992. He has served in that position since, representing the 30th district.

Kirby has been the Owner of Dean Kirby Insurance Agency since 1979.

Kirby attended Mississippi College. He went on to receive his BS from La Salle University.

Committee assignments


In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Kirby served on these committees:



See also: Mississippi State Senate elections, 2011

Kirby won re-election to the Mississippi Senate District 30. He ran unopposed in the primary on August 2 and in the general election on November 8, 2011. [1]


See also: Mississippi State Senate elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007, Dean Kirby ran unopposed for District 30 of the Mississippi State Senate. [2]

Dean Kirby raised $41,100 for his campaign.[3]

Mississippi Senate, District 30
Candidates Votes Percent
Dean Kirby (R) 13,499 100%

Campaign donors


In 2011, Kirby received $115,737 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

Mississippi State Senate 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Dean Kirby's campaign in 2011
Health Management Associates Of Mississippi$5,500
Mississippi Band Of Choctaw Indians$5,000
Tower Loan$4,000
State Farm$3,000
Clay Firm$2,500
Total Raised in 2011 $115,737
Total Votes received in 2011 16,123
Cost of each vote received $7.18


In 2009 Dean Kirby collected $151,000 in donations. [5]

His four largest contributors in 2009 were:

Donor Amount
Capitol Advocacy Group PAC $12,500
Shelby Hopkins $5,000
MAE-PAC $3,500
Tower Loan $3,000

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Kirby and his wife, Jean, have three children.

Contact Information

Capitol Address:
Post Office Box 1018, Room 215 C
Jackson, MS 39215-1018
Phone: 601-359-3246

District Address:
Post Office Box 54099
Pearl, MS 39288
Phone: 601-939-5968               601-939-5968                     601-939-5968       (Business)
Phone: 601-932-1966 (Home)


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