Roger Williams, Georgia Representative

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Roger Williams
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Georgia House of Representatives District 4
Former officeholder
In office
1977-1986, 2001 - January 14, 2013
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$17,342/year
Per diem$173/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2000
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sNorth Georgia College, 1995
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Army
Years of service1954-1962
Personal
ProfessionPresident, Credit Services, Incorporated
ReligionEpiscopal
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Roger Williams wasa Republican member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing the 4th District from 1977-86 and from 2001 to 2013.

Williams is President of Credit Services, Incorporated. He served in the United States Army Infantry from 1954-1962, and was a Sunday School Superintendent.

He is a member of the American Legion, Dalton Rotary Club, Family Support Council Board of Directors, Georgia Community Bank Board/Executive Committee, Georgia Congress of Parents and Teachers, Georgia Financial Services Association Executive Committee, National Federation of Independent Businesses, and Saint Marks Episcopal Church.[1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Williams served on the following committees:

Issues

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Roger Williams, Georgia Representative endorsed Newt Gingrich in the 2012 presidential election. [2]

Elections

2010

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2010

Williams ran for re-election to the 4th District seat in 2010. No one filed to run against him in the general election. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[3]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 4 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Roger Williams (R) 6,382 100.0%

He defeated Dennis Mock in the July 20 primary.[4]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 4 - Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Roger Williams 1,922 52.4%
Dennis Mock 1,746 47.6%


2008

In 2008 Williams was re-elected to the Georgia House of Representatives District 4. Williams (R) ran unopposed and finished with 10,461 votes.[5] Williams raised $66,956 for his campaign fund.[6]

Georgia House of Representatives District 4
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Roger Williams (R) 10,461

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Williams collected $72,504 in campaign contributions.[7] The largest contributors to the campaign were as follows:

Georgia House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Roger Williams, Georgia Representative's campaign in 2010
Anheuser-Busch$3,000
Eagle Rock Distributing$2,500
Georgia Beer Wholesalers Association$2,400
Georgia Food Industry Association$2,000
Diageo$2,000
Total Raised in 2010 $72,504

2008

In 2008, Williams collected $66,956 in campaign contributions.[8] The five largest contributors to his campaign were as follows:

Donor Amount
Anheuser-Busch $4,000
Wine and Spirits Wholesalers of Georgia $2,573
Diageo $2,500
Georgia Beer Wholesalers Association $2,300
Dalton Beverage Company $2,250

2006

In 2006, Roger collected $34,845 in campaign contributions. [9] His five largest contributors in 2006 were:

Donor Amount
Georgia Beer Wholesalers Association $3,500
Emory Cantrell $2,000
Anheuser-Busch $2,000
David Mansfield Dalton Beverage Co. Exec Vice Pres $1,000
Scientific Games $1,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Georgia House of Representatives District 4
2001–present
Succeeded by
Bruce Broadrick (R)
Preceded by
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Georgia House of Representatives
1977–1986
Succeeded by
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