Willie Borchert

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Willie Borchert
Willie Butch Borchert.jpg
Tennessee House of Representatives District 75
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Willie Borchert (b. May 12, 1937) was a Democratic member of the Tennessee House of Representatives, representing the 75th District. Borchert joined the Tennessee State House of Representatives in 2003.

Borchert worked as a Pipe Fitter Apprentice and is now retired.

Committee assignments

Subcommittee on Agriculture
Subcommittee on Environment
Subcommittee on Wildlife, Vice Chair



See also: Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2010

Borchert ran for re-election to the 75th District seat in 2010. He was unopposed in the August 5 primary.[1] He was defeated by Republican Tim Wirgau in the general election on November 2, 2010.[2]


On Nov. 4, 2008, Borchert won re-election to the 74th District Seat in the Tennessee House of Representatives, defeating opponent Timothy Wirgau (R).[3]

Borchert raised $45,988 for his campaign while Wirgau raised $54,380.[4]

Tennessee House of Representatives, District 75 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Willie Borchert (D) 11,647
Timothy Wirgau 11,303

Campaign donors


Borchert raised $ in the 2008 election cycle.

His major contributors are listed below.[5]

Donor Amount
Tennessee Democratic Party $8,295
The Speakers Fund $2,000
Plumbers and Pipefitters Local 572 $2,000
Odom Pac $2,000
Tennessee Association of Realtors $1,750


Borchert is married and has one child.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Tennessee House of Representatives District 75
Succeeded by
Tim Wirgau