|U.S. House, Illinois, District 9|
|High school||Evanston Township High School|
|Place of birth||Evanston, Illinois|
|Profession||High School Teacher|
Ribeiro graduated from Evanston Township High School and earned university degrees in political science, history, and secondary education.
Currently, Ribeiro is a high school teacher in the Chicago Archdiocese.
On his campaign website Ribeiro has 8 leading issues that he is concerned about. They are:
- Nationalize the Licensing
- Campaign Reform
- Law-Making Reform
- Job Growth
Ribeiro ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Illinois' 9th District. Ribeiro sought the nomination on the Democratic ticket. The signature filing deadline was December 27, 2011, with the primary taking place on March 20, 2012. Incumbent Janice D. Schakowsky is seeking re-election on the Democratic ticket.
Incumbent Jan Schakowsky defeated Ribeiro in the Democratic primary on March 20, 2012. Schakowsky will face Republican candidate Timothy Wolfe in the general election on November 6, 2012. Wolfe ran unopposed in the Republican primary.
|U.S. House, Illinois' 9th Congressional District Democratic Primary, 2012|
|Janice Schakowsky Incumbent||91.9%||48,124|
- Campaign Website
- YouTube Channel
- Simon Ribeiro for Congress Facebook Page
- Simon Ribeiro for Congress MySpace Page (dead link)
- Simon Ribeiro on Twitter
- Simon Ribeiro on LinkedIn
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