|Mississippi House of Representatives, District 99|
|2008 - present|
|January 3, 2016|
|Years in position||7|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 8, 2011|
|First elected||November 6, 2007|
|Next general||November 3, 2015|
|Bachelor's||Mississippi State University|
|Date of birth||October 13, 1946|
Pigott earned his B.S. from Mississippi State University and attended Pearl River Community College. His professional experience includes working as a farmer.
During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Pigott served on the following committees:
|Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2012|
|• Agriculture, Vice Chair|
|• Conservation and Water Resources|
|• Interstate Cooperation|
|• Youth and Family Affairs|
During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Pigott served on the following committees:
|Mississippi Committee Assignments, 2010|
|• Forestry, Vice Chair|
|• Conservation and Water Resources|
|• Juvenile Justice|
On November 8, 2011, Pigott won re-election to District 99 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He ran unopposed in the August 2 primary and was unchallenged in the November 8 general election.
On November 6, 2007, Pigott was re-elected in District 99, defeating Democratic challenger Winston Fortenberry in the general election. He defeated William (Randy) Stogner in the primary election by a margin of 841 to 431.
|Mississippi House of Representatives, District 99 (2007)|
|Winston Fortenberry (D)||3,999||48.57%|
In 2011, Pigott received $13,100 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Bill Pigott's campaign in 2011|
|Hensley R Lell Contracting||$2,500|
|Market Max Llc||$1,000|
|B&B Salvage Inc||$500|
|Total Raised in 2011||$13,100|
|Total Votes received in 2011||8,151|
|Cost of each vote received||$1.61|
In 2007, Pigott collected $32,866 in donations.
Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.
|Warren & Warren Asphalt Paving||$3,000|
|Mississippi Association of Realtors||$2,000|
|Sanderson Jr., Joe F.||$1,000|
|Mississippi Medical Association||$1,000|
|Mississippi Concrete Industries Association||$1,000|
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In 2014, the Legislature was in session from January 7 through April 2.
- Business and Industry Political Education Committee: Legislator "Business and Jobs" Report Card
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Pigott has been a member of Americans with Disabilities (ADA) of Mississippi, Farm Bureau, Mississippi Cattleman's Association, and the Mississippi Bee's Council.
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- Office website
- Profile from Open States
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2009, 2007, 2003
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Pigott
- Mississippi Secretary of State, "2011 Primary Election Results," accessed February 13, 2014
- Mississippi Secretary of State, "Official 2011 General Election Results," accessed February 13, 2014
- Mississippi Secretary of State, "2007 Statewide Elections," accessed February 14, 2014
- Mississippi Secretary of State, 2007 Republican primary certification
- Follow the Money, "Mississippi 2011 - Candidates," accessed February 13, 2014
- Follow the Money, 2007 contributions to Bill Pigott
- StateScape, "Session Schedules," accessed July 29, 2014
- Business and Industry Political Education Committee, "Legislator 'Business & Jobs' Report Card - 2014 Legislative Session," accessed August 30, 2014
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