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|Position = Mississippi House of Representatives District 93
 
|Position = Mississippi House of Representatives District 93
|Status = Incumbent
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|Tenure = 1996 - Present
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|Last election = [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007|November 6, 2007]]
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|Last election = [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011|November 8, 2011]]
 
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|First elected = November 7, 1995
 
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|Profession = Farmer
 
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|Religion = Baptist
 
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|Office website = http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/dedeaux.xml
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}}{{tnr}}'''Dirk Dedeaux''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]].  He has represented the 93rd District since 1996.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Dirk Dedeaux''' is a former [[Democratic]] member of the [[Mississippi House of Representatives]].  He represented the 93rd District from 1996 to 2012.
  
Dedeaux has been an employee at an appliance parts company and a farmer.  He earned his BS in Political Science and BA in Modern Languages at Mississippi College.
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Dedeaux has been an employee at an appliance parts company and a farmer.  He earned his B.S. in Political Science and BA in Modern Languages at Mississippi College.
  
 
He is a member of AX, Cattleman's Association, National Rifle Association, Omicron Delta Kappa, and the Steep Hollow Baptist Church.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=8844 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Dedeaux]</ref>
 
He is a member of AX, Cattleman's Association, National Rifle Association, Omicron Delta Kappa, and the Steep Hollow Baptist Church.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=8844 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Dedeaux]</ref>
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
Dedeaux currently serves on the following committees:
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Dedeaux served on the following committees:
 
* [[Medicaid Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Medicaid]] (Chair)
 
* [[Medicaid Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Medicaid]] (Chair)
 
* [[Appropriations Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Appropriations]]
 
* [[Appropriations Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Appropriations]]
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|Chamber= Mississippi House of Representatives, District 93 General Election
 
|Chamber= Mississippi House of Representatives, District 93 General Election
 
|party1= Republican  
 
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|winner1 = Timmy Ladner
 
|winner1 = Timmy Ladner
 
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*[http://dirkdedeaux.com/Official campaign website]
 
*[http://dirkdedeaux.com/Official campaign website]
* [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/dedeaux.xml Mississippi House Member Page]
 
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=8844 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=8844 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=8844 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=8844 Biography from Project Vote Smart]

Revision as of 22:39, 13 November 2013

Dirk Dedeaux
Dirk Dedeaux.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives District 93
Former member
In office
1996 - 2012
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 7, 1995
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sMississippi College
Personal
ProfessionFarmer
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Dirk Dedeaux is a former Democratic member of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He represented the 93rd District from 1996 to 2012.

Dedeaux has been an employee at an appliance parts company and a farmer. He earned his B.S. in Political Science and BA in Modern Languages at Mississippi College.

He is a member of AX, Cattleman's Association, National Rifle Association, Omicron Delta Kappa, and the Steep Hollow Baptist Church.[1]

Committee assignments

Dedeaux served on the following committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

Dedeaux ran in the 2011 election for Mississippi House of Representatives District 93. He ran unopposed in the August 2 primary but was defeated by Timmy Ladner (R) in the November 8 general election. [2]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 93 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTimmy Ladner 51.5% 4,297
     Democratic Dirk Dedeaux Incumbent 48.5% 4,040
Total Votes 8,337

2007

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007 Dedeaux was re-elected in District 93, defeating Republican challenger John Thomas Cripps in the general election.[3]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 93 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent


Dirk Dedeaux (D) 5,184 75.38%
John Thomas Cripps (R) 1,693 24.62%

Campaign donors

2007

In 2007, Dedeaux collected $60,628 in donations.[4]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers $3,500
Mississippi Hospital Association $2,500
Eaves Jr., John Arthur $2,000
Cain, Ted $2,000
Hancock Bank $1,500

Contact Information

Capitol Address:br> Post Office Box 1018, Room 104
Jackson, MS 39215
Phone: 601-359-2428

District Address:
2157 Highway 53
Perkinston, MS 39573
Phone: 228-255-6171

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 93
1996–2012
Succeeded by
Timmy Ladner