Dan Lewandowski

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Dan Lewandowski
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Candidate for
Illinois State Senate District 34
PartyDemocratic
Education
High schoolGuilford High School
Bachelor'sAugustana College
J.D.John Marshall Law School
Personal
ProfessionAttorney
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Dan Lewandowski was a 2012 Democratic candidate for District 34 of the Illinois State Senate.

Lewandowski earned a degree in political science and Public administration from Augustana College, and a J.D. from John Marshall Law School. After graduating he went to work with Prairie State Legal Services.

Lewandowski became Chairman of the Winnebago County Democratic Party in 2008.[1]

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

Lewandowski's campaign website listed the following issues:[2]

  • Jobs
Excerpt: "Dan is the candidate who will use Democratic principles to bring new

businesses to the area, create jobs, and grow our economy."

  • Education
Excerpt: "Dan knows the importance of a good education and quality public schools. He wants to make sure our kids get a world-class education; giving our teachers the tools they need, preparing our children to succeed, and retraining workers to compete in the global economy."
  • The Economy
Excerpt: "Dan supports bringing increased public and private investment to Rockford, creating jobs and building new businesses."
  • The Rights of Women
Excerpt: "Dan believes that equal rights are essential to increasing womens economic equality and freedom, and he supports increasing womens access to quality healthcare, including pre-natal care."

Elections

2012

See also: Illinois State Senate elections, 2012

Lewandowski ran in the 2012 election for Illinois State Senate District 34. Lewandowski lost in the Democratic primary on March 28, 2012. He faced Steve Stadelman, Glenn Patterson and Marla Wilson. Incumbent Dave Syverson is not running for re-election in District 34, however he is running in District 35. The general election took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4][5]

Illinois State Senate Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngSteve Stadelman 54.5% 5,878
Dan Lewandowski 24.1% 2,596
Marla Wilson 21.4% 2,305
Total Votes 10,779

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