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  |Name = William Rogers
 
  |Name = William Rogers
 
  |Profile picture = William Rogers.jpg
 
  |Profile picture = William Rogers.jpg
  |Position = Michigan House of Representatives District 66
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  |Position = Michigan House of Representatives District 42
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Tenure = 2009-Present
 
  |Tenure = 2009-Present
  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 2, 2010|January 1, 2013]]
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  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 1, 2015]]
 
  |Assumed office = 2009
 
  |Assumed office = 2009
  |Political party = Republican |Party dot = {{reddot|size=10px}}
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  |Political party = Republican
 
  |Leadership =  
 
  |Leadership =  
 
  |Years leadership =  
 
  |Years leadership =  
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  |Leadership 5 =  
 
  |Leadership 5 =  
 
  |Years leadership 5 =  
 
  |Years leadership 5 =  
  |Base salary = $71,865/year  
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  |Base salary = $71,685/year  
 
  |Per diem = $10,800 yearly expense allowance
 
  |Per diem = $10,800 yearly expense allowance
 
  |Pension  =  
 
  |Pension  =  
  |Last election = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]
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  |Last election = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
  |Appointed =  
 
  |Appointed =  
 
  |Appointed by =  
 
  |Appointed by =  
 
  |First elected = 2008
 
  |First elected = 2008
 
  |Term limits = 3 terms
 
  |Term limits = 3 terms
  |Next election = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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  |Next election = November 4, 2014
 
  |Prior office = Chair, Livingston County Commission
 
  |Prior office = Chair, Livingston County Commission
 
  |Prior office years = 2006-2008
 
  |Prior office years = 2006-2008
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  |Campaign website =  
 
  |Campaign website =  
 
  |Personal website =  
 
  |Personal website =  
}}{{tnr}}'''William Rogers''' is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing District 66 since January 1, 2009.
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}}{{tnr}}'''William Rogers''' is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing District 42 since January 1, 2013.  Rogers represented District 66 from 2009 to 2013.
  
 
Rep. Rogers graduated from Howell High School and Michigan State University. He is married and has four children and two grandchildren.  
 
Rep. Rogers graduated from Howell High School and Michigan State University. He is married and has four children and two grandchildren.  
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Rogers is a Livingston County commissioner who was first elected in 1998, and was board chairman from 2006-2008.
 
Rogers is a Livingston County commissioner who was first elected in 1998, and was board chairman from 2006-2008.
 
==Political campaign history==
 
  
 
==Voting record==
 
==Voting record==
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Rogers served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = Michigan
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|year = 2012
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Appropriations
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|Committee2 =
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|Committee3 =
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|Committee4 =
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|Committee5 =
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}}
 
===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Rogers has been appointed to these committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Rogers served on these committees:
* [[Appropriations Committee, Michigan House of Representatives|Appropriations]]
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* Subcommittee on Corrections
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{{Committee Assignments
* Subcommittee on Education, Chair
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|Collapse= Yes
* Subcommittee on Energy, Labor, and Economic Growth, Vice Chair
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|State = Michigan
* Subcommittee on Military and Veterans Affairs
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|year = 2011
* Subcommittee on School Aid, Chair
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
* Subcommittee on State Police
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|Committee1 = Appropriations  
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|Committee2 =
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|Committee3 =
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|Committee4 =
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|Committee5 =
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}}
  
 
===2009-2010===
 
===2009-2010===
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Rogers served on these committees:
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Rogers served on these committees:
* [[Appropriations Committee, Michigan House of Representatives|Appropriations]]
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* [[Public Employee Health Care Reform Committee, Michigan House of Representatives| Public Employee Health Care Reform]]
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{{Committee Assignments
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|Collapse= Yes
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|State = Michigan
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|year = 2009
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Appropriations  
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|Committee2 = Public Employee Health Care Reform  
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|Committee3 =
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|Committee4 =
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|Committee5 =
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}}
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
 
===2012===
 
===2012===
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
Rogers defeated [[Dale Rogers]] in the Republican primary on August 7. He is running in District 42. The general election is November 6.<ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/results/12PRI/12PRIall.html ''Michigan Department of State,'' Official 2012 Primary Results]</ref><ref>[http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/elections/2012/by_state/MI_State_House_0807.html?SITE=CSPANELN&SECTION=POLITICS ''Associated Press'' "Michigan - Summary Vote Results," Accessed August 7, 2012]</ref>
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Rogers won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 42. He defeated [[Dale Rogers]] in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated [[Shanda Willis]] (D) and [[James H. Lewis II]] (L) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/candlist/12PRI/12PRI_CL.HTM ''Michigan Department of State'' "2012 Unofficial Michigan Primary Candidate Listing," Accessed June 5, 2012]</ref>
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{{Election box 2012
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|Chamber = Michigan House of Representatives, District 42, General Election
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|party1 = Republican
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|party2 = Democratic
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|party3 = Libertarian
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|winner1 = William Rogers
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|Inc1 = Y
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|candidate2 = Shanda Willis
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|candidate3 = James Lewis II
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|votes1 = 31510
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|votes2 = 16476
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|votes3 = 1830
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}}
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{{Primary election box 2012
 
{{Primary election box 2012
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
===2010===
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{{Comprehensive donor history
In 2010, Rogers received $41,317 in campaign donations.  The largest contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MI&y=2010&f=H&so=O&p=1#sorttable Follow the Money - 2010 contributions]</ref>
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|Name=Rogers
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|Full name=William Rogers
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|year=2008
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|Editdate=June 10, 2013
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|link=<ref>[http://followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=9130 ''Follow the Money'', "Rogers, Bill." Retrieved June 10, 2013.]</ref>
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|party=Republican
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|totalraised2012=30396
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|result2012=Won
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|office2012=[[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan State House, District 42]]
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|totalraised2010=41317
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|result2010=Won
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|office2010=[[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|Michigan State House, District 66]]
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|totalraised2008=55985
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|result2008=Won
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|office2008=[[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2008|Michigan State House, District 66]]
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}}
  
{{slp donor box 2010
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===2012===
|Chamber = Michigan House of Representatives
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Rogers
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|full Name = William Rogers
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=139411
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|office= Michigan House of Representatives
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 30396
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|org1 = Michigan Association Of School Administrators
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|org2 = CSX Transportation
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|org3 = Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Michigan
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|org4 = CMS Energy
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|org5 = Michigan Credit Union League
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|orgamount1 = 3000
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|orgamount2 = 2300
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|orgamount3 = 1800
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|orgamount4 = 1300
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|orgamount5 = 1000
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|}}
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===2010===
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{{SLP donor box 2010
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|name = Bill Rogers
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|office = Michigan House of Representatives
 
|party = Republican
 
|party = Republican
|total raised = $41,317
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|total raised = 41317
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|new = no
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=125917
 
|org1 = Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association
 
|org1 = Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association
 
|org2 = DTE Energy
 
|org2 = DTE Energy
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|org4 = CMS Energy
 
|org4 = CMS Energy
 
|org5 = CSX Transportation
 
|org5 = CSX Transportation
|orgdonor1 = $1,846
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|orgamount1 = 1846
|orgdonor2 = $1,550
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|orgamount2 = 1550
|orgdonor3 = $1,250
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|orgamount3 = 1250
|orgdonor4 = $1,000
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|orgamount4 = 1000
|orgdonor5 = $1,000
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|orgamount5 = 1000
 
|}}
 
|}}
  
 
===2008===
 
===2008===
 
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{{SLP donor box 2008
In 2008 William Rogers collected $55,985 in donations. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=106848 2008 contributors to William Rogers]</ref>
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|name = Rogers
 
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|full Name = William Rogers
His five largest contributors in 2008 were:
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=106848
 
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|office= Michigan House of Representatives
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|-
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|party = Republican
| Michigan Chamber of Commerce  
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|total raised = 55985
| align="right" | $2,775
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|org1 = Michigan Chamber of Commerce  
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|org2 = Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association
| Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association
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|org3 = Governmental Consultant Service
| align="right" | $2,625
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|org4 = Michigan Automobile Dealers Association
|-
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|org5 = Michigan Association of Realtors
| Governmental Consultant Service
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|orgamount1 = 2775
| align="right" | $1,500
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|orgamount2 = 2625
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|orgamount3 = 1500
| Michigan Automobile Dealers Association
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|orgamount4 = 1500
| align="right" | $1,500
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|orgamount5 = 1250
|-
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|}}
| Michigan Association of Realtors
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| align="right" | $1,250
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|}
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==Campaign contributions==
 
==Campaign contributions==
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{{succession box | before = - | title = Michigan House of Representatives District 66 | years = 2009–present | after = NA}}
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{{succession box | before = [[Harold Haugh]] (D) | title = Michigan House of Representatives District 42 | years = 2013–present | after = NA}}
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{{succession box | before = - | title = Michigan House of Representatives District 66 | years = 2009–2013 | after = [[Aric Nesbitt]] (R)}}
 
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Revision as of 04:45, 10 June 2013

William Rogers
William Rogers.jpg
Michigan House of Representatives District 42
Incumbent
In office
2009-Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 5
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$71,685/year
Per diem$10,800 yearly expense allowance
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits3 terms
Prior offices
Chair, Livingston County Commission
2006-2008
Education
Bachelor'sMichigan State University, 1976
Personal
ProfessionCo-Owner, E.B.I., Incorporated
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
William Rogers is a Republican member of the Michigan House of Representatives, representing District 42 since January 1, 2013. Rogers represented District 66 from 2009 to 2013.

Rep. Rogers graduated from Howell High School and Michigan State University. He is married and has four children and two grandchildren.

Previous offices held

Rogers is a Livingston County commissioner who was first elected in 1998, and was board chairman from 2006-2008.

Voting record

Key votes of 2009-2010

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  • Super Speedway, Lawmakers voting on whether TO EXTEND A SPECIAL TAX PERK for a super speedway.
  • Driver Responsibility Fees, Lawmakers voting on whether TO IMPOSE 'driver responsibility fees.'
  • Crony Capitalism, Lawmakers voting on whether TO RESTRICT THE RIGHT of shareholders to sell their own stock.
  • Right to Work, Lawmakers voting on an amendment SUPPORTING RIGHT-TO-WORK zones.
  • Dept. of State Cost-Saving, Lawmakers voting on whether TO SLOW DOWN PROGRESS ON THE SECRETARY OF STATE'S COST-SAVING CONSOLIDATION PLAN.
  • Golf Carts, Lawmakers voting on whether TO SUBSIDIZE the production of electric vehicle batteries.
  • Home Court Disadvantage, Lawmakers voting on whether TO GIVE MORE TAXING POWER to local government in Kalamazoo so it can finance a taxpayer-subsidized sports arena.
  • Fire Safe Cigarettes, Lawmakers voting on whether TO BAN the sale of cigarettes that are not "fire safe."
  • Balancing Act, Lawmakers voting on a budget to CUT REVENUE SHARING PAYMENTS to local governments as a way to balance the state budget without raising taxes.
  • Balancing Act 2, Lawmakers voting on a cut of less than 3 percent to K-12 school aid payments so as to balance the state budget without tax increases.
  • A Good Tax Gone Bad?, Lawmakers voting on the Michigan Business Tax.
  • It’s From the Children, Lawmakers voting on whether to RAID $90 MILLION from the Michigan Higher Education Student Loan Authority.
  • Left Behind, Lawmakers voting on whether TO FINANCE "No Worker Left Behind" with a 59.9 percent increase in general fund spending in the 2009 DELEG budget.
  • First Class Schools, Lawmakers voting on whether to keep Detroit Public Schools' "first class" status even though the district no longer meets the population standard.
  • Politically Correct Capitalism, Lawmakers voting on whether to INCREASE SUBSIDIES for plug-in traction battery packs used in electric cars.
  • Politically Correct Capitalism 2, Lawmakers voting on whether to GIVE SUBSIDIES for Michigan film production.
  • Politically Correct Capitalism 3, Lawmakers voting on whether to INCREASE ELECTRIC CAR SUBSIDIES for a subsidiary of a Korean battery company.
  • Secret Ballot, Lawmakers voting on whether to keep a SECRET BALLOT for union elections.
  • Property Taxes Assaulted Again, Lawmakers voting on whether to allow public schools to EXPAND THE USE OF SINKING FUND property tax spending.
  • Sneak Attack, Lawmakers voting on whether to allow public schools to EXPAND THE USE OF SINKING FUND property tax spending.
  • Grapes of Wrath, Lawmakers voting on whether TO BAN home shipment of beer and wine to Michigan consumers.
  • Subsidize Manufacture of Electric Cars, Lawmakers voting on whether to authorize a refundable Michigan Business Tax credit for makers of plug-in traction battery packs used in electric cars.
  • Authorize Special Tax Breaks for Ethanol Gas Stations, Lawmakers voting on whether to authorize a non-refundable Michigan Business Tax credit equal to 30 percent of the costs incurred by a gas station to convert existing pumps and tanks, or acquire new ones that deliver E85 ethanol or biodiesel fuel.

More voting record details

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Michigan Committee Assignments, 2012
Appropriations

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Rogers won re-election in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 42. He defeated Dale Rogers in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated Shanda Willis (D) and James H. Lewis II (L) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 42, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngWilliam Rogers Incumbent 63.3% 31,510
     Democratic Shanda Willis 33.1% 16,476
     Libertarian James Lewis II 3.7% 1,830
Total Votes 49,816


Michigan House of Representatives, District 42 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngBill Rogers Incumbent 73.4% 8,575
Dale Rogers 26.6% 3,112
Total Votes 11,687

2010

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010

Rogers won re-election to the District 66 Seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition. He defeated James Delcamp (D) in the general election on November 2, 2010.

2008

On November 04, 2008, William Rogers ran for District 66 of the Michigan House of Representatives, beating Donna Anderson and Todd Richardson. [2]

William Rogers raised $55,985 for his campaign.[3]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 66
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png William Rogers (R) 32,138
Donna Anderson (D) 19,146
Todd Richardson (L) 2,020

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Rogers is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Rogers raised a total of $127,698 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 10, 2013.[4]

William Rogers's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Michigan State House, District 42 Won $30,396
2010 Michigan State House, District 66 Won $41,317
2008 Michigan State House, District 66 Won $55,985
Grand Total Raised $127,698

2012

Rogers won re-election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Rogers raised a total of $30,396.
Michigan House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to William Rogers's campaign in 2012
Michigan Association Of School Administrators$3,000
CSX Transportation$2,300
Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Michigan$1,800
CMS Energy$1,300
Michigan Credit Union League$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$30,396
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Bill Rogers won re-election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Bill Rogers raised a total of $41,317.

2008

Rogers won election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Rogers raised a total of $55,985.

Campaign contributions

Contributions Report from Michigan Secretary of State

Contact

Rep. Bill Rogers
S-1085 House Office Building
P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48933
(517) 373-1784
BillRogers@house.mi.gov

Scorecards

Tea Party Scorecard

The Independent Tea Party Patriots, a Michigan Tea Party group, grades the votes of this and every other Michigan legislator on “core tea party issues” in a regularly-updated scorecard. 100% is considered an ideal rating.[5]

January 2011 - March 2012

William Rogers received a 75% rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.[5]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Harold Haugh (D)
Michigan House of Representatives District 42
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Michigan House of Representatives District 66
2009–2013
Succeeded by
Aric Nesbitt (R)