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}}{{TOCnestright}}'''Bill Janis''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 56 since 2002.  
 
}}{{TOCnestright}}'''Bill Janis''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Virginia House of Delegates]], representing District 56 since 2002.  
 
He won re-election in 2009, defeating [[James Towey]] in the general election.<ref>[http://wtop.com/?nid=605 ''WTOP'' 2009 Election Results]</ref>
 
  
 
Janis currently works as an attorney.  Prior to his election to the House, he worked as a lobbyist for the Family Foundation, political director of Cantor for Congress, and legislative aide/campaign manager for Delegate Paul Harris.<ref>[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=50792 Project Vote Smart - Delegate Janis]</ref>
 
Janis currently works as an attorney.  Prior to his election to the House, he worked as a lobbyist for the Family Foundation, political director of Cantor for Congress, and legislative aide/campaign manager for Delegate Paul Harris.<ref>[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=50792 Project Vote Smart - Delegate Janis]</ref>

Revision as of 18:11, 11 August 2011

Bill Janis
Virginia House of Delegates District 56
Incumbent
Assumed office
2002
Current term ends
January 2012
Political party Republican
Profession Attorney
Website House site
Bill Janis is a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates, representing District 56 since 2002.

Janis currently works as an attorney. Prior to his election to the House, he worked as a lobbyist for the Family Foundation, political director of Cantor for Congress, and legislative aide/campaign manager for Delegate Paul Harris.[1]

Committee assignments

2010-2012 committees:

  • HB 1865 Chief judges of district & circuit courts; authority for recalling judges for duty after retirement.
  • HB 1868 Driving under influence of alcohol; clarifies punishment for underage drinking.
  • HB 2527 Chief Justice of Virginia Supreme Court; shall serve thereas for only two consecutive terms.[2]

Elections

2011

See also: Virginia House of Delegates elections, 2011

Janis is running for re-election to the District 56 seat of the Virginia House of Delegates. He is unopposed in the August 23 primary and the November 8 general election.

2009

In 2009, Janis was re-elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. [3]

Virginia House of Delegates General Election, District 56 (2009)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Bill Janis (R) 19,989
James Towey (D) 8,673

Campaign donors

2009

The top 5 donors to Janis' 2009 campaign:[4]

Contributor 2009 total
Virginia Republican Party $21,999
Virginia Bankers Assoc $6,280
Allen Allen Allen & Allen $5,000
Virginia Assoc of Health Plans $4,500
Virginia Automobile & Truck Dealers Assoc $4,073

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Virginia House of Delegates District 56
2002–present
Succeeded by
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