Bill Janis

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Bill Janis
Virginia House of Delegates District 56
Incumbent
Assumed office
2002
Current term ends
January 2012
Political party Republican
Profession Attorney
Website Delegate Bill Janis
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.[1]

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.[2]

Committee membership

  • 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.[3]

Major donors

The top 5 donors to Janis' 2007 campaign:[4]

  • 1. Allen Allen Allen & Allen $7,500
  • 2. VA Trial Lawyers Assoc $7,000
  • 3. VA Bankers Assoc $4,500 2.90%
  • 4. Dominion $3,500
  • 5. VA Optometric Assoc $3,500

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References