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Bill Pigott
Bill Pigott.jpg
Mississippi House of Representatives District 99
Incumbent
In office
2008 - Present
Term ends
January 3, 2016
Years in position 6
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$10,000 per year
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 6, 2007
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sMississippi State University
Personal
BirthdayOctober 13, 1946
ProfessionFarmer
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Bill Pigott (b. October 13, 1946) is a Republican member of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He has represented the 99th District since 2008.

Pigott is a farmer. He earned his BS from Mississippi State University and attended Pearl River Community College.

He is a member of Americans with Disabilities (ADA) of Mississippi, Farm Bureau, Mississippi Cattleman's Association, and the Mississippi Bee's Council.[1]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

During the 2012-2013 legislative session, Pigott has been appointed to the following committees:

2010-2011

During the 2010-2011 legislative session, Pigott was appointed to the following committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2011

On November 8, 2011, Pigott won re-election to District 99 of the Mississippi House of Representatives. He ran unopposed in the August 2 primary and was unchallenged in the November 8 general election. [2]

2007

See also: Mississippi House of Representatives elections, 2007

On November 6, 2007 Pigott was re-elected in District 99, defeating Democratic challenger Winston Fortenberry in the general election.[3] He defeated William (Randy) Stogner in the primary election by a margin of 841 to 431.[4]

Mississippi House of Representatives, District 99 (2007)
Candidates Votes Percent
Pigott (R) 4,235 51.43%
Winston Fortenberry (D) 3,999 48.57%

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Pigott received $13,100 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[5]

Mississippi House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Bill Pigott's campaign in 2011
Hensley R Lell Contracting$2,500
Market Max Llc$1,000
Western Resources$1,000
Pigott Oil$1,000
B&B Salvage Inc$500
Total Raised in 2011 $13,100
Total Votes received in 2011 8,151
Cost of each vote received $1.61

2007

In 2007, Pigott collected $32,866 in donations.[6]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Warren & Warren Asphalt Paving $3,000
Mississippi Association of Realtors $2,000
Sanderson Jr., Joe F. $1,000
Mississippi Medical Association $1,000
Mississippi Concrete Industries Association $1,000

Contact Information

Capitol Address:
Post Office Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215

District Address:
92 Pigott Easterling Rd.
Tylertown, MS 39667
Phone: 601-876-510 (Home)

Email:
bpigott@house.ms.gov

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Mississippi House of Representatives District 99
2008–present
Succeeded by
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