Jack J.D. Williams

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Jack J.D. Williams
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Alabama House of Representatives District 47
In office
Term ends
November 5, 2018
Years in position 11
Base salary$10/day
Per diem$4,308/month
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
First elected2004
Next generalNovember 6, 2018
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sSoutheastern Bible College
Date of birthSeptember 7, 1957
ProfessionReal Estate Consultant
Office website
Personal website
Jack J.D. Williams (b. September 7, 1957) is a Republican member of the Alabama House of Representatives, representing District 47. He was first elected to the chamber in 2004.


Williams currently works as a real estate consultant.

Committee assignments

2015 legislative session

At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Williams served on the following committees:

Alabama Committee Assignments, 2015
Commerce and Small Business, Chair


Williams served on these committees in the 2011-2012 legislative session:



See also: Alabama House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Alabama House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on June 3, 2014; a runoff election took place where necessary on July 15, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 7, 2014. Salvatore Bambinelli was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Incumbent Jack Williams defeated David Wheeler in the Republican primary. Williams then defeated Bambinelli in the general election.[1][2][3][4][5]

Alabama House of Representatives District 47, General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJack Williams Incumbent 72.7% 7,073
     Democratic Salvatore Bambinelli 27.2% 2,642
     NA Write-In 0.2% 15
Total Votes 9,730

Alabama House of Representatives, District 47 Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJack Williams Incumbent 60.3% 2,624
David Wheeler 39.7% 1,731
Total Votes 4,355


See also: Alabama House of Representatives elections, 2010

Williams won re-election to the 47th District seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition. He defeated Independent Chip McCallum, III in the November 2 general election.[6]

Alabama House of Representatives, District 47 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jack Williams (R) 8,735
Chip McCallum, III (I) 5,527


On November 7, 2006, Williams was re-elected to the 47th District Seat in the Alabama House of Representatives, running uncontested in the general election.[7]

Williams raised $147,034 for his campaign.[8]

Campaign donors


Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.


In 2010, Williams raised $294,743 in contributions.[9]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Alabama Farmers Federation $29,306
Alabama Republican Party $28,727
Alabama Republican Party $23,131
Business Council Of Alabama $21,000


Below are William's top five campaign contributors in 2008, a year in which there was no election:[10]

Contributor 2008 total
Environmental Campaign Fund $2,500
Business Council of Alabama $2,000
Home Builders Assoc of Alabama $1,000
AL Farmers Federation $1,000
BI PAC $500


In 2006, Williams raised $147,034 in donations.[11]

Listed below are those that made the largest contributions.

Donor Amount
Alabama Republican Party $14,948
Business Council Of Alabama $10,000
Alabama Farmers Federation $9,169
T PAC $6,500
State legislative candidates endorsed by Tea Party organizations


In 2010, Williams' endorsements included the following:[12]

  • The Alabama Tea Party Express

Presidential preference


See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Jack J.D. Williams endorsed Newt Gingrich in the 2012 presidential election. [13]


Williams and his wife, Glenda, have two children.

He is a member of Fullness Christian Fellowship Committee, Alabama House of Representatives]], Chair of Board of Directors - Greater Birmingham Habitat for Humanity, and Chair of the Greater Birmingham Young Republicans.[14]


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Preceded by
Alabama House District 47
Succeeded by