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Arthur Turner II
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Illinois House of Representatives District 9
Incumbent
In office
January 12, 2011-Present
Term ends
January 14, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$67,836/year
Per diem$111/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sMorehouse College, 2005
J.D.Southern Illinois University School of Law, 2010
Personal
Place of birthChicago, IL
ReligionProtestant
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Arthur Turner II is a Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives, representing District 9. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Biography

Turner earned his B.A. from Morehouse College in 2005 and his J.D. from Southern Illinois University School of Law in 2010.[1] His professional experience includes working as a tax credit analyst and underwriter for the Illinois Housing Development Authority.[2]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Illinois Committee Assignments, 2013
Judiciary
Revenue & Finance

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Turner served on the following committees:

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 take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was December 2, 2013. Incumbent Arthur Turner II was set to face Tonya H. Hunter in the Democratic primary, but Hunter withdrew from the race before the primary, leaving Turner unopposed. Myles Lloyd Tobin was set to face Carlos Alvarez in the Republican primary, but Alvarez was removed from the ballot on January 10, 2014, leaving Tobin unopposed. Turner and Tobin will face off in the general election.[3][4][5]

2012

See also: Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2012

Turner won election in the 2012 election for Illinois House of Representatives District 9. Turner was unopposed in the March 20 Democratic primary and was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[6][7][8]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 9, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngArthur Turner II Incumbent 100% 33,967
Total Votes 33,967

2010

Turner was unopposed in the November 2, 2010 general election.[9]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 9 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Arthur Turner II (D) 21,900 100.0%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Turner is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Turner raised a total of $132,946 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 18, 2013.[10]

Arthur Turner II's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Illinois State House, District 9 Won $92,578
2010 Illinois State House, District 9 Won $40,368
Grand Total Raised $132,946

2012

Turner won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Turner raised a total of $92,578.
Illinois House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Arthur Turner II's campaign in 2012
Turner, Rosalyn & Arthur L$6,033
Comcast$6,000
Millercoors$4,000
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association$4,000
Comed$3,500
Total Raised in 2012$92,578
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Turner won election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Turner raised a total of $40,368.

Scorecards

Illinois Opportunity Project

See also: Illinois Opportunity Project's Legislative Vote Card

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."[11][12]

2012

Turner received a score of 25.00 out of 100 in 2012 for a grade of F according to the IOP’s grading scale. His score was tied for the 97th highest among all 120 members of the Illinois House of Representatives included in the Vote Card.[12]

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Preceded by
Arthur Turner
Illinois House of Representatives District 9
2011–present
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