Bill Lant

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Bill Lant
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Missouri House of Representatives, District 159
Incumbent
In office
2011 - present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$35,915/year
Per diem$104/day
Elections and appointments
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Education
Associate'sJasper County Junior College
Personal
BirthdayJanuary 18, 1947
Place of birthEvansville, Indiana
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Bill Lant (b. January 18, 1947) is a Republican member of the Missouri House of Representatives, representing District 159. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Biography

Lant earned his A.A. from Jasper County Junior College. His professional experience includes working as the owner of Lant's Feed & Farm Supply and as a salesman and account executive at ABF Freight Systems.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Lant served on the following committees:

Missouri Committee Assignments, 2013
Professional Registration and Licensing
Transportation
Workforce Development and Workplace Safety, Chair
Joint Committee on Child Abuse

2011-2012

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

Election history

2012

See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2012

Lant won re-election in the 2012 election for Missouri House of Representatives, District 159. Lant defeated Freddie Jennings in the August 7 Republican primary and ran unopposed in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 159 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngBill Lant Incumbent 58.6% 2,543
Freddie Jennings 41.4% 1,799
Total Votes 4,342

2010

See also: Missouri House of Representatives elections, 2010

On November 2, 2010 Lant won election to the Missouri House of Representatives. Lant's opponents in the August 3 primary were Bill Buening and David Liveoak.

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, a year in which Lant was up for re-election, he collected $23,159 in donations.[3]

His four largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Brown, Glenn $2,400
Lant, William H $1,400
Alford, Rich $1,000
Lant, Bill $1,000

Personal

Lant and his wife, Jane, have three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Billy Pat Wright (R)
Missouri House of Representatives District 159
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Missouri House of Representatives District 131
2011–2013
Succeeded by
Sonya Anderson (R)