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|Name = Deborah Butler Dixon
 
|Name = Deborah Butler Dixon
 
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|Position = Mississippi House of Representatives District 63
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|Position = Mississippi House of Representatives, District 63
 
|Status = Incumbent
 
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|Tenure = 2012 - present
 
|Tenure = 2012 - present
 
|Term ends = January 3, 2016
 
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{{tnr}}'''Deborah Butler Dixon''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]].  She has represented the 63rd District since 2012.
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{{tnr}}'''Deborah Butler Dixon''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]], representing District 63.  She was first elected to the chamber in 2011.
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
 
===2012-2013===
 
===2012-2013===
During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Dixon has been appointed to the following committees:
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During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Dixon served on the following committees:
* [[Agriculture Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Agriculture]]
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* [[County Affairs Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|County Affairs]]
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* [[Military Affairs Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Military Affairs]]
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* [[Municipalities Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Municipalities]]
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* [[Youth and Family Affairs Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Youth and Family Affairs]]
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==Elections==
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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 = Agriculture
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|Committee2 = County Affairs
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|Committee3 = Military Affairs
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|Committee4 = Municipalities
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|Committee5 = Youth and Family Affairs
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==Election history==
 
===2011===
 
===2011===
 
:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011]]''
  
On November 8, 2011, Dixon won election to District 63 of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]]. She defeated incumbent [[Walter Robinson, Jr.]] in the primary on August 2, 2011.<ref>[http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/elections/2011/by_county/MS_State_House_0802.html?SITE=AP&SECTION=POLITICS ''Associated Press'', "Mississippi Primary Election Results," accessed August 3, 2011.]</ref> Dixon defeated Republican [[John Weisenberger]] 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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On November 8, 2011, Dixon won election to District 63 of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]]. She defeated incumbent [[Walter Robinson, Jr.]] in the primary on August 2, 2011.<ref>[http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/elections/2011/by_county/MS_State_House_0802.html?SITE=AP&SECTION=POLITICS ''Associated Press'', "Mississippi Primary Election Results," accessed August 3, 2011.]</ref> Dixon defeated Republican [[John Weisenberger]] in the November 8 general election.<ref>[http://www.sos.ms.gov/elections_results_2011.aspx ''Mississippi Secretary of State'', "2011 Primary Election Results" accessed February 13, 2014]</ref><ref>[http://www.sos.ms.gov/page.aspx?s=7&s1=1&s2=92 ''Mississippi Secretary of State,'' "Official 2011 General Election Results," accessed February 13, 2014]</ref>
 
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
 
===2011===
 
===2011===
In 2011, Dixon received $12,425 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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In 2011, Dixon received $12,425 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'', "Mississippi 2011 - Candidates," accessed February 13, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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==External links==
 
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*[http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/dixon.xml Office website]
  
 
==References==
 
==References==

Revision as of 00:20, 14 February 2014

Deborah Butler Dixon
Deborah Butler Dixon.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives, District 63
Incumbent
In office
2012 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 2
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$10,000/year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 8, 2011
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Deborah Butler Dixon is a Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives, representing District 63. She was first elected to the chamber in 2011.

Committee assignments

2012-2013

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

Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2012
Agriculture
County Affairs
Military Affairs
Municipalities
Youth and Family Affairs

Election history

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Dixon won election to District 63 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. She defeated incumbent Walter Robinson, Jr. in the primary on August 2, 2011.[1] Dixon defeated Republican John Weisenberger in the November 8 general election.[2][3]

Mississippi House of Representatives District 63 Democratic Primary, 2011
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDeborah Butler Dixon 55.1% 2,140
Walter Robinson Jr. Incumbent 44.9% 1,742
Total Votes 3,882

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Dixon received $12,425 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Deborah Butler Dixon's campaign in 2011
Dixon, Deborah$3,000
Believe Pac$500
Friends Of Cecil Brown$500
Mississippi Association Of Realtors$500
Flaggs Jr, George$500
Total Raised in 2011 $12,425
Total Votes received in 2011 6,398
Cost of each vote received $1.94

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Political offices
Preceded by
Walter Robinson, Jr.
Mississippi House of Representatives District 63
2012 – Present
Succeeded by
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