Phil Williams (Alabama House of Representatives)

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Phil Williams
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Alabama House of Representatives District 6
In office
July, 2010-Present
Term ends
November 5, 2018
Years in position 6
Base salary$10/day
Per diem$4,308/month
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
First electedJuly 14, 2009
Next generalNovember 6, 2018
Term limitsN/A
ProfessionBusiness Founder
Office website
Phil Williams is a Republican member of the Alabama House of Representatives, representing District 6. He was first elected in a special election on July 14, 2009. He replaced Sue Schmitz, who was convicted of fraud.


Williams graduated from the University of Alabama in Huntsville, with an undergraduate degree in International Business. He has co-founded several businesses, including 3D Research Corporation, Synapse Wireless and Soldier 1 Corporation.

Committee assignments

2015 legislative session

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

Alabama Committee Assignments, 2015
Education Policy
Madison County Legislation
Technology and Research, Chair
Ways and Means Education


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. Incumbent Phil Williams was unopposed in the Republican primary and was unchallenged in the general election.[1][2][3][4]


See also: Alabama House of Representatives elections, 2010

Williams won re-election to the 6th District unopposed in 2010.[5]


On July 14, 2009, Williams was elected to the 6th District Seat in the Alabama House of Representatives, defeating opponent Jenny Rhodes Askins (D).[6]

Alabama State House, District 6 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Phil Williams (R) 2,552
Jenny Rhodes Askins (D) 1,663

Campaign donors


Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.


In 2010, Williams raised $67,814 in contributions.[7]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Alabama Republican Party $21,390
Business Council Of Alabama $11,000
Alabama Farmers Federation $10,710
Alabama Association Of Realtors $5,000
State legislative candidates endorsed by Tea Party organizations



In 2010, Williams' endorsements included the following:[8]

  • The Alabama Tea Party Express

Presidential preference


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

Phil Williams (Alabama House of Representatives) endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [9]


Williams and his wife, Lisa, have one child.


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Political offices
Preceded by
Sue Schmitz
Alabama House District 6
July 2009–present
Succeeded by