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  Wilkins, David H.
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AffiliationRepublican  
 
NameDavid H. Wilkins
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Greenville, South Carolina , United States
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Born October 12, 1946 (73 years)
ContributorJoshua L.
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Apr 28, 2005 01:06pm
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Biography:WILKINS, David Horton [R]--(Dist. No. 24, Greenville Co.)--Atty.; residing at 31 Sirrine Dr., Greenville; b. Oct. 12, 1946; s. the late William Walter and the late Evelyn Wilkins; g. Clemson Univ., B.A., 1968; Univ. of S.C., J.D., 1971; Aug. 7, 1971 m. Susan Clary, 2 children, James and Robert; Chm., Greenville Co. Legis. Delegation, 1985-86, 1989-94; Chm., Jud. Com., 1986-92; Chm., Southern Legis. Conf., 1998; Pres., Natl. Speakers Conf., 2001; Pres. Appointee to Bd. of Visitors of U.S. Mil. Academy; 2004 State Chm., Bush-Cheney Re-election Campaign; recipient of the 2004 William M. Bulger Excellence in State Legis. Leadership Award; mem., First Baptist Church; mil. serv.: USA, 1971; USAR, 1973-76; elected Speaker Pro Tempore Dec. 8, 1992-94; elected Speaker Dec. 6, 1994, serving continuously since; prev. serv. in House 1981-04.

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Apr 01, 2005 12:50pm News Bush could tap Wilkins as Ambassador to Canada  Article SC-Conservative 

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Father (FNU) Wilkins 0000-
Brother William Walter Wilkins 1942-
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  05/26/2005 US Ambassador to Canada Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/30/2004 SC Speaker of the House Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/02/2004 SC State House 024 Won 99.32% (+98.65%)
  11/19/2002 SC Speaker of the House Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/05/2002 SC State House 024 Won 98.92% (+97.84%)
  11/28/2000 SC Speaker of the House Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/07/2000 SC State House 024 Won 73.45% (+47.12%)
  12/01/1998 SC Speaker of the House Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/03/1998 SC State House 024 Won 78.46% (+57.09%)
  12/03/1996 SC Speaker of the House Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/05/1996 SC State House 024 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  12/06/1994 SC Speaker of the House Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/08/1994 SC State House 023 Won 99.12% (+98.25%)
  12/08/1992 SC State House Speaker Pro Tem Won 70.49% (+40.98%)
  11/03/1992 SC State House 024 Won 98.74% (+97.47%)
  11/06/1990 SC State House 024 Won 98.24% (+96.48%)
ENDORSEMENTS
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SC US President - R Primary - Jan 21, 2012 R Rick Perry
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SC US Senate - R Primary - Jun 08, 2004 R Jim DeMint
SC US President - R Primary - Mar 02, 1996 R Robert J. "Bob" Dole