Anthony Hill

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Anthony Hill
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Florida State Senate District 1
Former state senator
In office
2002-June 2011
PartyDemocratic
Prior offices
Florida House of Representatives
1992-2000
Personal
BirthdaySeptember 9, 1957
ProfessionFlorida Community Organizer
CandidateVerification
Anthony C. Hill (b. September 9, 1957) was a Democratic member of the Florida State Senate, representing District 1. Hill resigned in June 2011 to take a position for Jacksonville Mayor, Alvin Brown. He serves as "federal government liaison" for the City of Jacksonville.[1]

Hill was a member of the Duval County Democratic Executive Committee. He served in the Florida State House of Representatives from 1992 to 2000. He then joined the Florida State Senate in 2002 and has served in that position since. From 2002 to 2004 he was Senate Democratic Floor Leader. He was Senate Minority Whip since 2008.

Hill has worked as a Longshoreman. He served in the United States Army in West Germany from 1977 to 1983. He is currently the federal liaison for the City of Jacksonville.

Hill attended Lincoln University from 1975 to 1977. He went on to attend Edward Waters College in 1995. He then earned his B.A. in Labor Studies from the National Labor College in 2001.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Hill served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Hill served on these committees:

Elections

2008

On November 4th, 2008, Hill won re-election to the 1st District Seat in the Florida State Senate, defeating Louis Tart (Constitution Party of Florida). Hill raised $194,752 for his campaign, while Tart raised $2,000.[2]

Florida State Senate, District 1 (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Anthony C. Hill (D) 136,354 81.2%
Louis J. Tart (CPF) 31,586 18.8%

2004

On November 2nd, 2004, Hill won re-election to the 1st District Seat in the Florida State Senate. Hill was unopposed and raised $72,773 for his campaign.[3]

2002

On Septemeber 10th, 2002, Hill won election to the 1st District seat in the Florida State Senate primary election, defeating E. Denise Lee (D).[4]

Florida State Senate, District 1 (2002)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Anthony C. Hill (D) 30,727 61.3%
E. Denise Lee (D) 19,360 38.7%

1998

On November 3, 1998, Hill won re-election to the 14th District Seat in the Florida House of Representatives. Hill was unopposed and raised $57,487 for his campaign.[5]

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008, Hill collected $194,752 in campaign contributions.[6] The seven largest contributors to his campaign were as follows:

Donor Amount
Hospital Corporation of America $3,500
Florida Association of Realtors $2,000
Jacksonville Greyhound Racing $2,000
AT&T $2,000
North Central Florida Central Labor Council $1,500
GTABS Engineering Inc. $1,500
Florida Hospital Association $1,500

Personal

Hill and his wife, Patricia, have five children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Durell Peaden (R)
Florida Senate District 001
2002–June 2011
Succeeded by
Audrey Gibson