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==Biography==
 
==Biography==
Davis earned his B.A. in Political Science from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale in 1989.  His professional experience includes working as a Deputy District Administrator.<ref name=bio>[http://votesmart.org/candidate/biography/33782/william-davis#.Uwve3_YsJnk ''Project Vote Smart,'' "Rep. William Davis," accessed February 24, 2014]</ref>
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Davis earned his B.A. in Political Science from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale in 1989.  His professional experience includes working as a Deputy District Administrator.<ref name=bio>[http://votesmart.org/candidate/biography/33782/william-davis#.Uwve3_YsJnk ''Project Vote Smart'', "Rep. William Davis," accessed February 24, 2014]</ref>
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==

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William Davis
William Davis.jpg
Illinois House of Representatives District 30
Incumbent
In office
2003-Present
Term ends
January 14, 2015
Years in position 11
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$67,836/year
Per diem$111/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sSouthern Illinois University
Personal
BirthdayJuly 2, 1968
Place of birthHarvey, IL
ProfessionDeputy District Administrator
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
William “Will” Quincy Davis (b. July 2, 1968) is a Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives, representing District 30. He was first elected to the chamber in 2002.

Biography

Davis earned his B.A. in Political Science from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale in 1989. His professional experience includes working as a Deputy District Administrator.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Illinois Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations-Elementary & Secondary Education, Chair
Appropriations-Higher Education
Health & Healthcare Disparities, Chair
International Trade & Commerce
Labor & Commerce
Mass Transit

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2014

See also: Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Illinois House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on March 18, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was December 2, 2013. Incumbent William Davis was set to face Deyon L. Dean in the Democratic primary, but Dean was removed from the ballot on January 14, 2014, leaving Davis unopposed. Davis was unchallenged in the general election.[2][3][4]

2012

See also: Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2012

Davis won re-election in the 2012 election for Illinois House of Representatives District 30. Davis ran unopposed in the March 20 Democratic primary and was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[5][6][7]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 30, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngWilliam Davis Incumbent 100% 32,246
Total Votes 32,246

2010

See also:Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2010

Davis won re-election to the 30th District Seat in 2010 against write-in candidate Keith Price. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on February 2nd. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[8]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 30 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png William Davis (D) 22,546 99.33%
Keith Price (Write-In) 151 0.67%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Democrat William Davis won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives District 30. He ran unopposed receiving 31,811 votes.[9]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 30 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png William Davis (D) 31,811

2006

On November 7, 2006, Democrat William Davis won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives District 30. He ran unopposed receiving 20,001 votes.[10]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 30 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png William Davis (D) 20,001

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Davis is available dating back to 2002. Based on available campaign finance records, Davis raised a total of $457,739 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 19, 2013.[11]

William Davis's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Illinois State House, District 30 Won $137,404
2010 Illinois State House, District 30 Won $79,481
2008 Illinois State House, District 30 Won $63,381
2006 Illinois State House, District 30 Won $61,410
2004 Illinois State House, District 30 Won $34,220
2002 Illinois State House, District 30 Won $81,843
Grand Total Raised $457,739

2012

Davis won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Davis raised a total of $137,404.
Illinois House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to William Davis's campaign in 2012
Comed$10,250
Illinois Federation of Teachers$9,000
Illinois Education Association$7,000
Illinois Laborers$6,000
Comcast$5,000
Total Raised in 2012$137,404
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Davis won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Davis raised a total of $79,481.

2008

Davis won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Davis raised a total of $63,381.

2006

Davis won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Davis raised a total of $61,410.

2004

Davis won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, Davis raised a total of $34,220.

2002

Davis won election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2002. During that election cycle, Davis raised a total of $81,843.

Scorecards

Illinois Opportunity Project

See also: Illinois Opportunity Project's Legislative Vote Card

The Illinois Opportunity Project, "an independent research and public policy enterprise that promotes legislative solutions in advance of free markets and free minds," annually releases its Legislative Vote Card, grading all members in both chambers of the Illinois General Assembly on the basis of their support of "pro-growth economic policies that increase personal freedom and reign in expansive government."[12][13]

2012

Davis received a score of 12.50 out of 100 in 2012 for a grade of F according to the IOP’s grading scale. His score was tied for the 111th highest among all 120 members of the Illinois House of Representatives included in the Vote Card.[13]

Personal

Davis and his wife, Bonita, have one child. He is a Founding Member of the Better Funding for Better Schools Coalition, and member of the Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity.[1]

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