|Connecticut House of Representatives, District 21|
|2011 - January 5, 2013|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Bachelor's||University of Connecticut|
Wadsworth attended Hartford Graduate Center. He received his bachelor's degree in Engineering from the University of Connecticut.
Wadsworth has worked as a hot air balloon and helicopter pilot. He has also served in the United States Army as a military policeman. Wadsworth has also been employed by CASLE Corporation as vice president.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Wadsworth served on these committees:
- Subcommittee on Health and Hospitals
- Subcommittee on Higher Education
- Subcommittee on Transportation
- Human Services Committee, Connecticut General Assembly
- Transportation Committee, Connecticut General Assembly
Wadsworth ran for re-election in the 2012 election for Connecticut House of Representatives District 21. Wadsworth ran unopposed in the Republican primary on August 14 and was defeated by Mike Demicco (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.
|Connecticut House of Representatives, District 21, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Bill Wadsworth Incumbent||48.1%||5,726|
Wadsworth was uncontested in the August 10 primary. He defeated Democrat Mike Demicco in the November 2 general election.
|Connecticut House of Representatives, District 21 General Election (2010)|
|Bill Wadsworth (R)||4,960|
|Mike Demicco (D)||4,919|
In 2010, Wadsworth raised $32,819 in contributions.
His largest contributor was the Public Fund, which donated $26,099 to his campaign.
Yankee Institute's Voter Guide
- See also: Yankee Institute's Voter Guide
The Yankee Institute, a pro-market think tank, releases its Voter Guide after each two-year legislative term. Each member of the Connecticut General Assembly receives a score from 0 to 10 based on how he or she voted in ten key votes. The Institute selects key votes which "reveal the differences between those legislators that would harness the power of individual liberty and the market to improve lives, and those that prefer a centrally-planned approach." A legislator with a 10 voted in agreement with the Yankee Institute on all 10 votes, while a legislator with a 0 voted against the Yankee Institute's views or was absent for all 10 votes.
Wadsworth received a score of 8 on the Yankee Institute's Voter Guide for 2011-12, tied for the 8th highest score among the 152 members of the Connecticut House of Representatives. He did not receive a score for the 2009-10 term because he was not yet in the legislature.
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Wadsworth and his wife Abigail have three children.
- House website
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions 2010
- Connecticut Secretary of State "Candidate list" Accessed June 19, 2012
- Connecticut Secretary of State, Official 2012 Primary Results
- Connecticut Secretary of State "Election Results 2012" Accessed November 21, 2012
- followthemoney.org, "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013
- Yankee Institute for Public Policy, Yankee Institute Voter Guide for 2011-12, October 19, 2012
Demetrios S. Giannaros
|Connecticut House District 21
| Succeeded by|
Mike Demicco (D)
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