Gary Dahl

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Greg Dahl
Gary Dahl.jpg
Illinois State Senate District 38
Former officeholder
In office
2005 - 2010
Term ends
Resigned office December 2, 2010
ProfessionTrucking firm owner
Gary Dahl was a Republican member of the Illinois State Senate. Dahl has served in the Illinois Senate since 2005. Dahl was re-elected in November of 2008 with his term expiring in 2012. However, he resigned his seat on December 2, 2010, leaving a two-year unexpired term.[1] Dahl is a trucking firm owner.

Committee assignments

Dahl served on these committees:



On November 4, 2008, Republican Gary Dahl won re-election to the Illinois State Senate District 38 receiving 62,790 votes, ahead of Democrat Steve Stout who received 38,687 votes.[3]

Illinois State Senate, District 38 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Gary Dahl (R) 62,790
Steve Stout (D) 38,687

Campaign donors


In 2008, Dahl collected $456,479 in donations.[4]

Listed below are those that contributed most to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Illinois Republican Party $58,135
Republican State Senate Campaign CMTE of Illinois $47,258
David Sickley $16,000
Citizens for Frank Watson $15,125
Illinois State Medical Society $13,000
Caterpillar $7,500
Edmund Thornton $7,500
Illinois Healthcare Association $5,000
Illinois Manufacturers Association $5,000
Associated Fire Fighters of Illinois $5,000
Illinois Chamber of Commerce $5,000
Double D Land Trust $4,500
Exelon $4,500
Stephen Aubrey $4,300
Illinois Realtors Association $3,550
Associated Beer Distributors of Illinois $3,000
Exxonmobil $3,000
United Republican Fund of Illinois $3,000
Illinois Credit Union League $2,800
George Maze $2,750

District 38

Dahl represented Illinois Senate District 38. District 38 includes LaSalle and Grundy Counties[5].


Gary is married to Debbie Dahl. They have five children and two step-children and reside in Granville, Illinois.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Illinois Senate District 38
2005–December 2, 2010
Succeeded by
Sue Rezin