|Illinois State Senate, District 24|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Illinois House of Representatives, District 41|
|January 12, 2011-2013|
|J.D.||University of Chicago Law School|
|Profession||Alderman, Elmhurst City Council|
Nybo served in the Illinois House of Representatives, representing District 41 from 2011 to 2013.
Nybo earned his B.S. from Dartmouth College and his J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School. He is former alderman in the Chicago suburb of Elmhurst, where he served as Vice Chairman of the city council's Public Affairs & Safety Committee.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Nybo served on the following committees:
- Consumer Protection
- Environment & Energy
- Mass Transit
- Tollway Oversight
- Transportation: Regulation, Roads & Bridges Committee
Nybo's website highlighted the following campaign themes:
- Restoring Illinois Financial Health
- "Led effort to pass first fiscally responsible and balanced state budget in decades
- Co-sponsored meaningful pension reform
- Sponsored bill to repeal Lame Duck tax increases
- Chief co-sponsor of Budget Review Act
- Sponsored PAYGO (Pay As You Go) legislation requiring lawmakers to offset any new spending with cuts in other areas"
- Implementing Meaningful Ethics Reform
- "Principal sponsor banning politicians from putting their names and faces on taxpayer funded signs
- Chief sponsor with Rep. Sandra Pihos of legislation to end the controversial, unfunded and abused General Assembly tuition waivers
- Supports term limits to prevent “career politicians” that serve for decades"
- Protecting Our Children and Seniors
- "Authored law expanding availability of life-saving allergy medicine for school children who suffer from severe allergies
- Primary sponsor of several bills increasing homestead exemption protecting seniors from rising property
- Sponsor of historic education reforms to improve school accountability and teacher evaluations
- Lead co-sponsor of ‘Caylee’s Law’making it a criminal offense to fail to promptly report a child’s death or disappearance"
- Creating Jobs and Improving Illinois Business Climate
- "Only House Republican to support worker’s comp reform saving Illinois businesses hundreds of millions of dollars on rates and promoting job creation
- Lead sponsor to boost start-up capital for emerging tech companies by allowing State to invest in venture capital funds that attract and support tech entrepreneurs
- Chief co-sponsor of Illinois Enterprise Commission Act, requiring review and repeal of fees, laws and regulations driving jobs away from Illinois"
- See also: Illinois State Senate elections, 2014
Elections for the office of Illinois State Senate will take place in 2014. A primary election took place March 18, 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was December 2, 2013. Suzanne Glowiak ran unopposed in the Democratic primary, while Chris Nybo defeated Dennis M. Reboletti in the Republican primary. Glowiak and Nybo will face off in the general election.
|Illinois State Senate, District 24 Republican Primary, 2014|
|Dennis M. Reboletti||41.1%||10,852|
- See also: Illinois State Senate elections, 2012
|Illinois House of Representatives, District 41 (2010)|
|Chris Nybo (R)||25,537||62.43%|
|Brian J. Stephenson (D)||14,166||37.57%|
In 2010, Nybo raised $254,054 in contributions.
His five largest contributors were:
|Associated Beer Distributors Of Illinois||$5,000|
Nybo and his wife, Faye, have two children.
Illinois Opportunity Project
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."
Nybo received a score of 75.00 out of 100 in 2012 for a grade of B- according to the IOP’s grading scale. His score was tied for the 12th highest among all 120 members of the Illinois House of Representatives included in the Vote Card.
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- Official campaign website
- Profile from the Illinois House of Representatives
- Chris Nybo on Facebook
- Chris Nybo on Twitter
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions via Follow the Money: 2010
- Chris Nybo, "About Chris Nybo," accessed February 18, 2014
- Chris Nybo for State Senator - 24th District, "Issues," accessed February 18, 2014
- Illinois Secretary of State, "Official candidate list," accessed March 18, 2014
- Illinois Board of Elections, "General Primary Election Official Canvass," April 18, 2014
- Illinois Secretary of State, "Official general election candidate list," accessed March 18, 2014
- Illinois State Board of Elections, "Candidate List," accessed December 5, 2011
- Illinois State Board of Elections, "Official 2012 Primary Results," accessed February 18, 2014
- Illinois State Board of Elections, "Illinois Official 2010 General Election Results," accessed February 18, 2014
- Follow the Money, "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013
- Project Vote Smart, "Chris Nybo's Biography," accessed February 18, 2014
- Illinois Opportunity Project, "The Project," accessed February 21, 2013
- Illinois Opportunity Project, "Legislative Vote Card home page," accessed February 21, 2013
Bob Biggins (R)
|Illinois House of Representatives District 41
| Succeeded by|
Darlene Senger (R)
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