Illinois House of Representatives District 110

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Illinois House of Representatives District 110
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Current incumbentBrad Halbrook Republican Party
Population110,024
Ethnicity7.8% Black, 1.6% Hispanic
Voting age77.7% age 18 and over
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
Illinois' one hundred and tenth state house district is represented by Republican Representative Brad Halbrook.

As of the 2010 census, a total of 110,024 civilians reside within Illinois' one hundred and tenth state house district.[1] Illinois state representatives represent an average of 108,734 residents. After the 2000 Census, each member represented 105,248 residents.

About the chamber

Members of the Illinois House of Representatives serve two-year terms and are not subject to term limits. Illinois legislators assume office the second Wednesday in January.

Qualifications

Article IV of the Illinois Constitution states: To be eligible to serve as a member of the General Assembly, a person must be a United States citizen, at least 21 years old, and for the two years preceding his election or appointment a resident of the district which he is to represent.

Salaries

See also: Comparison of state legislative salaries

As of 2013, members of the Illinois House of Representatives are paid $67,836/year. Additionally, legislators receive $111/day per diem.[2]

Vacancies

See also: How vacancies are filled in state legislatures

If there is a vacancy in the house, the state constitution mandates that the seat must be filled by appointment when allowed by law. The appointment must be made within 30 days after the vacancy. All vacancies must be filled by a member of the same political party that last held the seat.[3]

The vacancy must be filled by the respective party organizations covering the legislative district.[4] This must be voted on by the respective committeemen and committeewomen representing the legislative district.[5]

Elections

2014

See also: Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Illinois House of Representatives 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. Reginald "Reggie" Phillips defeated Darrell Cox and Kevin L. Garner in the Republican primary and is unchallenged in the general election.[6][7][8]

2012

See also: Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2012

Elections for the office of Illinois House of Representatives consisted of a primary election on March 20, 2012, and a general election on November 6, 2012. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was December 5, 2011. Brad Halbrook (R) was unopposed in the general election and defeated Kevin L. Garner in the Republican primary.[9][10]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 109, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBrad Halbrook 100% 37,356
Total Votes 37,356
Illinois House of Representatives, District 110 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngBrad Halbrook 54.5% 6,174
Kevin L. Garner 45.5% 5,150
Total Votes 11,324

Campaign contributions

Since 2000, candidates for Illinois House of Representatives District 110 have raised a total of $1,320,080. Candidates who raised money in contributions earned $88,005 on average. All figures come from Follow the Money.

Campaign contributions, Illinois House of Representatives District 110
Year Amount Candidates Average
2012 $105,204 3 $35,068
2010 $298,354 2 $149,177
2008 $165,989 1 $165,989
2006 $105,109 1 $105,109
2004 $125,284 1 $125,284
2002 $265,938 5 $53,188
2000 $254,202 2 $127,101
Total $1,320,080 15 $88,005

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