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'''Dean Kirby''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Mississippi Senate]], representing the 30th Senatorial District.
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|Position = Mississippi State Senate, District 30
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|Place of birth = Lake City, Arkansas
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{{tnr}}'''Dean Kirby''' (b. November 21, 1946) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Mississippi State Senate]], representing District 30.  He was first elected to the chamber in 1991.
  
==Background==
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Kirby was County Chair of the Republican Executive Committee in 1977.
  
==Contact Information==
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==Biography==
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Kirby attended Mississippi College, and earned his B.S. from La Salle University. His professional experience includes owning Dean Kirby Insurance Agency since 1979.
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==Committee assignments==
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===2012-2013===
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In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Kirby served on these committees:
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|State = Mississippi
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|year = 2012
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|Chamber = State Senate
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|Committee1 = Public Health and Welfare
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|Chair1 = Chair
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|Committee2 = Finance
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|Chair2 = Vice Chair
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|Committee3 = Corrections
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|Committee4 = Highways and Transportation
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|Committee5 = Housing
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|Committee6 = Insurance
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|Committee7 = Interstate and Federal Cooperation
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|Committee8 = Judiciary, Division A
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|Committee9 = Legislative Budget
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}}
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===2010-2011===
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In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Kirby served on these committees:
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|State = Mississippi
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|year = 2010
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|Chamber = State Senate
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|Committee1 = Compilation, Revision and Publication
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|Committee2 = Constitution
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|Committee3 = Corrections
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|Committee4 = Fees, Salaries and Administration
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|Committee5 = Finance
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|Committee6 = Housing
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|Committee7 = Insurance
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|Committee8 = Interstate and Federal Cooperation
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|Committee9 = Judiciary, Division A
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|Committee10 = Legislative Budget
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|Committee11 = Rules
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}}
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==Election history==
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===2011===
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:: ''See also: [[Mississippi State Senate elections, 2011]]''
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Kirby won re-election to the [[Mississippi State Senate|Mississippi Senate]] District 30.  He ran unopposed in the primary on August 2 and in the general election on November 8, 2011. <ref>[http://www.sos.ms.gov/links/elections/home/tab1/2011%20Mississippi%20House%20and%20Senate%20Candidates.pdf ''Mississippi Department of State,'' 2011 Official State Senate Candidate List]</ref>
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===2007===
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:: ''See also: [[Mississippi State Senate elections, 2007]]''
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On November 6, 2007, Dean Kirby ran unopposed for District 30 of the [[Mississippi State Senate]]. <ref>[http://www.sos.state.ms.us/elections/2007/Statewide%20Results/Single%20County%20State%20Senate%20Offices.pdf ''Mississippi State Senate official election results for 2007'']</ref>
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Dean Kirby raised $41,100 for his campaign.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94692 ''Follow the Money's report on Kirby's 2007 campaign contributions'']</ref>
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  office = Mississippi Senate, District 30
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|-
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| colspan="2" | '''Dean Kirby (R)'''
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| align="right" | '''13,499'''
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| align="center" | 100%
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|}
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==Campaign donors==
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===2011===
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In 2011, Kirby received $115,737 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MS&y=2011&f=S&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2011 contributions]</ref>
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{{slp donor box 2011
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|Chamber = Mississippi State Senate
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 115737
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|total votes = 16123
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|org1 = Health Management Associates Of Mississippi
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|org2 = Mississippi Band Of Choctaw Indians
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|org3 = Tower Loan
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|org4 = State Farm
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|org5 = Clay Firm
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|orgdonor1 = 5,500
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|orgdonor2 = 5,000
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|orgdonor3 = 4,000
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|orgdonor4 = 3,000
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|orgdonor5 = 2,500
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|}}
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===2009===
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In 2009 Dean Kirby collected $151,000 in donations. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=114126 2009 contributors to Dean Kirby]</ref>
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His four largest contributors in 2009 were:
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|-
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| Capitol Advocacy Group PAC
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| align="right" | $12,500
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| Shelby Hopkins
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| align="right" | $5,000
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| MAE-PAC
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| align="right" | $3,500
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| Tower Loan
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| align="right" | $3,000
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==Personal==
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Kirby and his wife, Jean, have three children.
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==Recent news==
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This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Dean + Kirby + Mississippi + Senate'''
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
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{{RSS|feed=http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Dean+Kirby+Mississippi+Senate&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Dean Kirby News Feed}}
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
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* [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/senate/kirby.xml Office website]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=3609 Legislative profile on Project Vote Smart]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=3609 Biography on Project Vote Smart]
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* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=114126 2009], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94692 2007], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77980 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=17759 2003], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=38220 1999]
  
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Revision as of 11:34, 8 June 2013

Dean Kirby
Dean Kirby.jpg
Mississippi State Senate, District 30
Incumbent
In office
1992 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 22
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First elected1991
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sLa Salle University
Personal
BirthdayNovember 21, 1946
Place of birthLake City, Arkansas
ProfessionBusiness Owner
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Dean Kirby (b. November 21, 1946) is a Republican member of the Mississippi State Senate, representing District 30. He was first elected to the chamber in 1991.

Kirby was County Chair of the Republican Executive Committee in 1977.

Biography

Kirby attended Mississippi College, and earned his B.S. from La Salle University. His professional experience includes owning Dean Kirby Insurance Agency since 1979.

Committee assignments

2012-2013

In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Kirby served on these committees:

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2012
Public Health and Welfare, Chair
Finance, Vice Chair
Corrections
Highways and Transportation
Housing
Insurance
Interstate and Federal Cooperation
Judiciary, Division A
Legislative Budget

2010-2011

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

Election history

2011

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]

2007

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

2011

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

2009

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

Personal

Kirby and his wife, Jean, have three children.

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term Dean + Kirby + Mississippi + Senate

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

Dean Kirby News Feed

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