Jill Billings

From Ballotpedia
Revision as of 21:28, 6 March 2014 by Colin O'Keefe (Talk | contribs)

Jump to: navigation, search
Jill Billings
Wisconsin State Assembly District 95
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 4
Base salary$49,943/year
Per diem$88/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 8, 2011
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
ProfessionLa Crosse County supervisor
Office website
Campaign website
Jill Billings is a Democratic member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing District 95. She was first elected to the chamber in a special election on November 8, 2011. The special election was called to fill the vacancy created when Rep. Jennifer Shilling (D) resigned after winning a senate recall election against Dan Kapanke on August 9, 2011.


Billing is the La Crosse County supervisor and Vice Char of the La Crosse County Board. She has also served as a teacher for the Friendship Program, teaching English to the Hmong community.[1]

Committee assignments


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

Wisconsin Committee Assignments, 2013
Children and Families
Colleges and Universities
Constitution and Ethics, Co-Chair
Workforce Development


Campaign themes


Billings's website highlighted the following campaign themes:[2]

  • Billings discussed her decision to run for office, saying she has "worked hard for the people of the Coulee Region on our La Crosse County Board. I will bring my experience in good governing to the state level, to be your new voice in Madison. It would be an honor to represent the 95th Assembly District."



See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012

Billings won re-election in the 2012 election for Wisconsin State Assembly District 95. Billings ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on August 14 and in the general election on November 6, 2012.[3]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 95, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJill Billings Incumbent 98.9% 22,531
     - Scattering 1.1% 252
Total Votes 22,783


See also: State legislative special elections, 2011

Billings defeated David Drewes (R) in the November 8 special election.[4][5]

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Billings is available dating back to 2011. Based on available campaign finance records, Billings raised a total of $67,201 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 7, 2013.[6]

Jill Billings's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 95 Won $16,430
2011 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 95 Won $50,771
Grand Total Raised $67,201


Billings won re-election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, Billings raised a total of $16,430.


Billings won election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2011. During that election cycle, Billings raised a total of $50,771.


Billings has two children.

Recent news

Know more information about this profile?
Submit a bio

This section displays the most recent stories in a Google News search for the term "Jill + Billings + Wisconsin + Assembly"

All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.

Jill Billings News Feed

  • Loading...

External links

Suggest a link


Political offices
Preceded by
Jennifer Shilling
Wisconsin State Assembly District 95
November 2011–Present
Succeeded by