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|Name = Dirk Dedeaux
political position  = Mississippi House Of Representatives District 93 |
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|Position = Mississippi House of Representatives District 93
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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==
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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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* [[Public Health and Human Services Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Public Health And Human Services]]
 
* [[Public Health and Human Services Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Public Health And Human Services]]
 
* [[Select Committee on Poverty Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Select Committee on Poverty]]
 
* [[Select Committee on Poverty Committee, Mississippi House of Representatives|Select Committee on Poverty]]
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==Elections==
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===2011===
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:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011]]''
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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. <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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|Chamber= Mississippi House of Representatives, District 93 General Election
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|party1= Republican
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|winner1 = Timmy Ladner
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|votes1 = 4297
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|candidate2 = Dirk Dedeaux
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|Inc2 = Y
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|votes2 = 4040
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===2007===
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:: ''See also: [[Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007]]''
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On November 6, 2007 Dedeaux was re-elected in District 93, defeating Republican challenger John Thomas Cripps in the general election.<ref>http://www.sos.state.ms.us/elections/2007/Statewide%20Elections.asp</ref>
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| colspan="2" | '''Dirk Dedeaux (D)'''
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| align="right" | '''5,184'''
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| align="center" | '''75.38%'''
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| colspan="2" | John Thomas Cripps (R)
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| align="right" | 1,693
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| align="center" | 24.62%
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==Campaign donors==
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===2007===
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In 2007, Dedeaux collected $60,628 in donations.<ref> http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94585</ref>
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Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.
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| International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
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| align="right" | $3,500
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| [[Mississippi Hospital Association]]
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| align="right" | $2,500
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| Eaves Jr., John Arthur
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| align="right" | $2,000
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| Cain, Ted
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| align="right" | $2,000
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| Hancock Bank
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| align="right" | $1,500
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==Contact Information==
 
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==External links==
 
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* [http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/members/house/dedeaux.xml Mississippi House Member Page]
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*[http://dirkdedeaux.com/Official campaign website]
 
* [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]
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=114020 2009], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94585 2007], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77929 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=17624 2003], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=38105 1999]
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* Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=114020 2009], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=94585 2007], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=77929 2005], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=17624 2003], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=38105 1999]
  
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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