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Diane Peranich

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Diane Peranich
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 121
Former member
In office
1988 - 2012
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First elected1987
Term limitsN/A
Personal
BirthdayJanuary 11, 1940
Place of birthBiloxi, Mississippi
ReligionCatholic
CandidateVerification
Diane Peranich (b. January 11, 1940) is a former Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives. She represented the 121st District from 1988 to 2012.

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 served on the following committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

Peranich ran in the 2011 election for Mississippi House of Representatives District 121. She defeated Latanya Toomer in the primary on August 2, 2011 but was defeated by Carolyn Crawford (R) in the November 8 general election.[2][3]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 121 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngCarolyn Crawford 61.7% 3,455
     Democratic Diane Peranich Incumbent 38.3% 2,149
Total Votes 5,604


Mississippi House of Representatives District 121 Democratic Primary, 2011
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDiane Peranich Incumbent 84.5% 382
Latanya Toomer 15.5% 70
Total Votes 452

2007

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007, Peranich was re-elected in District 121, running unopposed.[4]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 121 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent


Diane Peranich (D) 3,230 100.00%

Campaign donors

2007

In 2007, Peranich collected $14,050 in donations.[5]

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

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 121
1988–2012
Succeeded by
Carolyn Crawford