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Diane Peranich

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Diane Peranich
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 121
In office
1988 - Present
Term ends
January 3, 2012
Years in position 27
Base salary$10,000 per year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2007
First elected1987
Next generalNovember 8, 2011
Term limitsN/A
Date of birthJanuary 11, 1940
Place of birthBiloxi, Mississippi
Office website
Diane Peranich (b. January 11, 1940) is a Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives. She has represented the 121st District since 1988.

Peranich is a member of the Mississippi Democratic Party State Executive Committee, Crime Stoppers Board Of Directors, and the State Board of Economic Development - Constitution Study Committee Advisory Council.[1]

Committee assignments

Peranich currently serves on the following committees:



See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

Peranich is running in the 2011 election for Mississippi House of Representatives District 121. She defeated Latanya Toomer in the primary on August 2, 2011. Republican Carolyn Crawford defeated Jeff Wallace in the August 2 Republican primary. The general election takes place on November 8, 2011. [2]


See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007 Peranich was re-elected in District 121, running unopposed.[3]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 121 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
Diane Peranich (D) 3,230 100.00%

Campaign donors


In 2007, Peranich collected $14,050 in donations.[4]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to her campaign.

Donor Amount
Dupont $2,500
Hancock Bank $1,750
Anheuser-Busch $1,500
Mississippi Dental Association $1,500
Mississippi Power Co $500

Contact Information

Capitol Address:
Post Office Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215-1018

District Address:
25176 Le Chene Drive
Pass Christian, MS 39571
Phone: 228-225-7020               228-225-7020       (Home)

Capitol Email:

External links

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Political offices
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