Anthony Ligi

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Anthony Ligi
Anthony Ligi.jpg
Louisiana House Of Representatives District 79
Retired
In office
2008-2013
Term ends
January 11, 2016
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$16,800/year
Per diem$6,000/year for expenses; $152/per day per diem
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 19, 2011
First electedNovember 17, 2007
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limits3 terms (12 years)
Education
Bachelor'sMansfield University
J.D.Loyola University School of Law
Personal
ProfessionAttorney/Insurance Agent
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Anthony Ligi is a former Republican member of the Louisiana House of Representatives. He has represented the 79th District from 2008-2013.

Ligi announced on December 14, 2012 that he will be resigning his seat on January 1, 2013 to become executive director and chief legal counsel for the Jefferson Business Council.[1]

Ligi is an attorney and real estate title insurance agent. He received his J.D. from the Loyola University School of Law, and B.A. in Political Science from Mansfield University.

Ligi is a member of the Jefferson Parish Legislative Delegation, and the Louisiana Republican Legislative Delegation.[2]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Ligi served on the following committees:

2010-2011

In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Ligi served on the following committees:

Issues

Presidential preference

2012

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

Anthony Ligi endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [3]

Elections

2011

See also: Louisiana House of Representatives elections, 2011

On October 22, 2011, Ligi won re-election to District 79 of the Louisiana House of Representatives. He ran unopposed in the October 22 primary, assuring his re-election.

2007

In 2007, Ligi was elected to the Louisiana House of Representatives. He ran unopposed.[4]

Louisiana House of Representatives General Election, District 79 (2007)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Anthony Ligi (R) N/A

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Ligi received $112,434 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[5]

Louisiana House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Anthony Ligi's campaign in 2011
Louisiana Dental Association$4,000
Bobby Jindal Campaign Cmte$2,500
Garvey, J Donald$2,500
Associated Branch Pilots$2,500
Crescent River Port Pilots Association$2,250
Total Raised in 2011 $112,434

2007

In 2007, a year in which Ligi was up for election, he collected $205,730 in donations.[6]

His four largest contributors in 2007 were:

Donor Amount
Anthony Ligi $25,644
Louisiana Association of Business & Industry $10,000
Louisiana Restaurant Association $6,500
Louisiana Republican Party $5,238

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Louisiana House of Representatives District 79
2008–2013
Succeeded by
Julie Stokes (R)