Bill Wielechowski

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Bill Wielechowski
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Alaska State Senate District G
Incumbent
In office
2007-Present
Term ends
January 23, 2017
Years in position 7
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$50,400/year
Per diem$238 or $253/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sSeton Hall University, 1989
J.D.Seton Hall School of Law, 1992
Personal
BirthdayDecember 7, 1967
Place of birthRidgewood, New Jersey
ProfessionAssociate General Counsel, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers 1547
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Bill P. Wielechowski (b. December 7, 1967) is a Democratic member of the Alaska State Senate, representing District G since 2007.

Wielechowski earned a B.S. in Business Management/Finance from Seton Hall University 1989. He went on to earn a J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law in 1992.

Prior to serving in the senate, Wielechowski served on the Northeast Community Council Executive Board from 2001-2006.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Alaska Committee Assignments, 2013
Judiciary
State Affairs
Senate In-State Energy
Armed Services

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Wielechowski served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Wielechowski served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Alaska State Senate elections, 2012

Wielechowski won re-election in the 2012 election for Alaska State Senate District 7 (G). He ran unopposed in the August 28, 2012 Democratic primary and defeated Bob Roses (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2][3]

Alaska State Senate, District 7 (G), General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBill Wielechowski Incumbent 56.2% 6,378
     Republican Bob Roses 43.8% 4,977
Total Votes 11,355

2010

See also: Alaska State Senate elections, 2010

Wielechowski won re-election to the District J Seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition. He defeated Ron Slepecki in the November 2 general election.[4]

Alaska State Senate, District J General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Bill Wielechowski (D) 4,975
Ron Slepecki (R) 3,550

2006

In 2006 Wielechowski was elected to the Alaska State Senate, District J. Wielechowski finished with 4,848 votes and was followed by Earl Mayo with 3,082 votes.[5] Wielechowski raised $147,365 for his campaign fund.[6]

Alaska State Senate, District J (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Bill Wielechowski (D) 4,848
Earl Mayo (R) 3,082

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Wielechowski raised $88,315 in contributions. [7]

His five largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Alaska State Employees Association Local 52 $3,000
Laborers Local 942 $2,000
Alaska Public Employees Local 71 $2,000
Alaska Laborers Local 341 $2,000
Operating Engineers Local 302 $2,000

2006

In 2006, Wielechowski collected $147,365 in donations.[8]

His five largest contributors in 2006 were:

Donor Amount
Senate Democratic Campaign Committee of Alaska $14,562
Bill Wielechowski $6,148
Electrical Workers Local 1547 $4,100
Alaska State Employees Association Local 52 $4,000
Operating Engineers Local 302 $4,000

Bill Sponsorship

Here is a list of the bills sponsored by Senator Bill Wielechowski.

Personal

Wielechowski has one child and lives with his wife Laura in Anchorage, Alaska.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Alaska State Senate District G
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Alaska State Senate District J
2007–2013
Succeeded by
Hollis French, II (D)