|Mississippi House of Representatives District 42|
|1993 - present|
|January 3, 2012|
|Years in position||22|
|Base salary||$10,000 per year|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2007|
|First elected||November 5, 1991|
|Next general||November 8, 2011|
|Bachelor's||Mississippi Valley State University|
|Master's||Mississippi State University|
|Date of birth||October 24, 1944|
Dickson works in consultant services and insurance. She earned her MA from Mississippi State University and BS from Mississippi Valley State University.
Dickson is a member of Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, and the Order of the Eastern Star.
Dickson currently serves on the following committees:
- Select Committee on Poverty (Chair)
- Apportionment and Elections
- Enrolled Bills
- Public Property
Dickson is running in the 2011 election for Mississippi House of Representatives District 42. She defeated David Callahan in the primary on August 2, 2011. No Republican candidates filed to run for election. The general election takes place on November 8, 2011. 
On November 6, 2007 Dickson was re-elected in District 42, defeating Republican challenger Janie Gregg.
|Mississippi House of Representatives, District 42 (2007)|
|Reecy Dickson (D)||4,060||67.72%|
|Janie Gregg (R)||1,935||32.28%|
In 2007, Dickson collected $11,700 in donations.
Listed below are the five largest contributors to her campaign.
|Mississippi House Democratic Leadership||$2,000|
|Mississippi Hospital Association||$1,000|
|Mississippi Dental Association||$1,000|
Post Office Box 1018, Room 400E-NC
Jackson, MS 39215
Post Office Box 293
Macon, MS 39341
- Mississippi House Member Page
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2009, 2007, 2005, 2003, 1999
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Dickson
- Associated Press, "Mississippi Primary Election Results," accessed August 3, 2011.
- Mississippi Secretary of State, 2011 Official Primary Candidate List
|Mississippi House of Representatives District 42
| Succeeded by|
State of Mississippi
|State executive officers||
Governor | Lieutenant Governor | Attorney General | Secretary of State | Treasurer | State Auditor | Superintendent of Education | Commissioner of Insurance | Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce | Executive Director of Environmental Quality | Executive Director of Employment Security | Chairman of Public Service Commission |