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|Pennsylvania State House District 197|
|2001 - 2011|
|November, 30 2012|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Date of birth||09/08/1957|
Williams is a graduate of the Philadelphia Police Academy and Holy Family College. His professional experience includes his work as an Officer/Community Liaison for Temple University Police Department and as Chief of Criminal Operations for the Criminal Justice Center of the Philadelphia Sheriff's Office.
In 2001, Williams joined the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. He formerly served as House Deputy Minority Whip.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Williams was appointed to these committees:
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Williams served on these committees:
- Aging & Older Adult Services Committee, Pennsylvania House of Representatives
- Appropriations Committee, Pennsylvania House of Representatives
- Children & Youth Committee, Pennsylvania House of Representatives
- Committee On Ethics, Pennsylvania House, Secretary
- Rules Committee, Pennsylvania House of Representatives
- Urban Affairs Committee, Pennsylvania House of Representatives
Williams won re-election to the 197th District Seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition and was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.
|Pennsylvania State House, District 197|
|Jewell Williams (D)||16,736||100.0%|
|Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 197|
|Jewell Williams (D)||27,779||100.0%|
In 2010, Williams received $73,348 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|Pennsylvania House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Jewell Williams's campaign in 2010|
|Labors Dstrict Council PAC Fund||$4,000|
|Duggin, Andre V||$4,000|
|Laborers District Council||$2,500|
|Hapco Homeowners Association||$2,500|
|Total Raised in 2010||$73,348|
Williams is single and has three children.
- Pennsylvania House of Representatives - Rep. Jewell Williams
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000
- Philly.com, "Elections ordered for 6 vacant House seats," March 1, 2012
- Philadelphia Enquirer, "Six Pennsylvania House seats to be filled in April," March 1, 2012
- 2010 general election results from the Pennsylvania Secretary of State's office
- Pennsylvania Department of State, "Official 2008 General Election Results," accessed April 15, 2014
- Follow the Money, "2010 donations," accessed May 2, 2014
|Pennsylvania House of Representatives District 197
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State of Pennsylvania
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