|Delaware House of Representatives District 19|
|1973 - 2013|
|Speaker of the House|
|House Minority Leader|
|House Minority Whip|
|House Majority Leader|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Bachelor's||Saint Joseph's College|
|Date of birth||01/08/1942|
|Place of birth||Wilmington, DE|
Gilligan's professional experience includes working as a Counselor at Delaware Technical College.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Gilligan served on these committees:
- Ethics Committee
- House Administration Committee
- House Rules Committee
- Legislative Council Committee, Chair
- Veterans Affairs Committee
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Gilligan served on these committees:
Gilligan's sponsored legislation includes:
- HB 1 - "allows the public to have access to meetings of the Delaware General Assembly except for caucuses. Additionally, the bill allows the public to have access to records of the Delaware General Assembly."
- HB 260 - "eliminates the personal income tax exemption for Delaware lottery winnings."
- HB 262 - "increases the current State surcharge on each document or paper recorded or filed with the county recorders from $6 to $30."
For details and a full listing of sponsored bills, see the House site.
| Delaware House of Representatives, District 19 |
2010 General election results
|Robert Gilligan (D)||4,527||73.4%|
|Vincent Ruff (R)||1,643||26.6%|
On November 4, 2008, Gilligan won re-election to the Delaware House of Representatives from Delaware's 19th District, defeating Joseph Sakeley (R) and Stephen Annand (BEP). Gilligan received 6,482 votes in the election while Sakeley received 1,729 votes, and Annand received 59 votes. Gilligan raised $28,750 for his campaign; Sakeley raised $2,351, and Annand raised $200.
|Delaware House of Representatives, District 19|
|Robert Gilligan (D)||6,482||78.4%|
|Joseph Sakeley (R)||1,729||20.9%|
|Stephen Annand (BEP)||59||0.7%|
In 2010, Gilligan raised $45,289 in contributions.
Contributions have not all been submitted yet.
Below are Gilligan's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:
|Delaware Bankers Assoc||$600|
|Electrical Workers Local 313||$600|
|Wilmington Trust Corp||$600|
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- Delaware State Legislature
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- Summary, biography, voting record, and interest group ratings at Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions at Follow The Money
- Project Vote Smart, "Biography," accessed December 15, 2014
- Delaware State Board of Elections, "Candidate List," accessed July 13, 2012
- Delaware Elections Division, "Official 2010 Election results," accessed March 20, 2014
- Delaware Elections Division, "Official 2008 Election results," accessed March 20, 2014
- Follow the Money, "2008 contributions," accessed December 15, 2014
- Follow the Money, "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013
- Follow the Money, "2008 Campaign contributions," accessed March 20, 2014
|Delaware House District 19
| Succeeded by|
Kimberly Williams (D)