Roger Williams, Georgia Representative

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Roger Williams
Roger Williams.jpg
Georgia House of Representatives District 4
Former officeholder
In office
1977-1986, 2001 - January 14, 2013
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$17,341.68/year
Per diem$173/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2000
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sNorth Georgia College, 1995
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Army
Years of service1954-1962
Personal
ProfessionPresident, Credit Services, Incorporated
ReligionEpiscopal
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification

Roger Williams was a Republican member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing the 4th District from 1977 to 1986 and from 2001 to 2013.

Williams is President of Credit Services, Incorporated. He served in the United States Army Infantry from 1954 to 1962, and was a Sunday School Superintendent.

He is a member of the American Legion, Dalton Rotary Club, Family Support Council Board of Directors, Georgia Community Bank Board/Executive Committee, Georgia Congress of Parents and Teachers, Georgia Financial Services Association Executive Committee, National Federation of Independent Businesses, and Saint Marks Episcopal Church.[1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Williams served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Williams served on the following committees:

Issues

Presidential preference

2012

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

Roger Williams, Georgia Representative endorsed Newt Gingrich in the 2012 presidential election. [2]

Elections

2010

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2010

Williams ran for re-election to the 4th District seat in 2010. No one filed to run against him in the general election. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[3]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 4 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Roger Williams (R) 6,382 100.0%

He defeated Dennis Mock in the July 20 primary.[4]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 4 - Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Roger Williams 1,922 52.4%
Dennis Mock 1,746 47.6%


2008

In 2008 Williams was re-elected to the Georgia House of Representatives District 4. Williams (R) ran unopposed and finished with 10,461 votes.[5] Williams raised $66,956 for his campaign fund.[6]

Georgia House of Representatives District 4
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Roger Williams (R) 10,461

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Williams collected $72,504 in campaign contributions.[7] The largest contributors to the campaign were as follows:

Georgia House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Roger Williams, Georgia Representative's campaign in 2010
Anheuser-Busch$3,000
Eagle Rock Distributing$2,500
Georgia Beer Wholesalers Association$2,400
Georgia Food Industry Association$2,000
Diageo$2,000
Total Raised in 2010 $72,504

2008

In 2008, Williams collected $66,956 in campaign contributions.[8] The five largest contributors to his campaign were as follows:

Donor Amount
Anheuser-Busch $4,000
Wine and Spirits Wholesalers of Georgia $2,573
Diageo $2,500
Georgia Beer Wholesalers Association $2,300
Dalton Beverage Company $2,250

2006

In 2006, Roger collected $34,845 in campaign contributions.[9] His five largest contributors in 2006 were:

Donor Amount
Georgia Beer Wholesalers Association $3,500
Emory Cantrell $2,000
Anheuser-Busch $2,000
David Mansfield Dalton Beverage Co. Exec Vice Pres $1,000
Scientific Games $1,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Georgia House of Representatives District 4
2001–present
Succeeded by
Bruce Broadrick (R)
Preceded by
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Georgia House of Representatives
1977–1986
Succeeded by
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