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Jehan Gordon-Booth

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Jehan Gordon-Booth
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Illinois House of Representatives District 92
Incumbent
In office
2009-Present
Term ends
January 14, 2015
Years in position 5
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$67,836/year
Per diem$111/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.
Personal
Place of birthPeoria, IL
ProfessionFull-time state legislator
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Jehán A. Gordon-Booth is a Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives, representing District 92. She was first elected to the chamber in 2008.

Biography

Gordon-Booth earned her B.A. in Speech Communications from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Her professional experience includes working in the Small Business Development Center at Bradley University, as Coordinator of Retention Programs at Illinois Central University, and Volunteer in Service to America at Illinois Central College.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Gordon-Booth served on the following committees:

Illinois Committee Assignments, 2013
Accountability & Administrative Review, Chair
Appropriations-Higher Education
Financial Institutions
International Trade & Commerce
Public Utilities
Veterans' Affairs

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Gordon-Booth 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 Jehan Gordon-Booth ran unopposed in the Democratic primary and is unchallenged in the general election.[2][3]

2012

See also: Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2012

Gordon-Booth won re-election in the 2012 election for Illinois House of Representatives District 92. Gordon-Booth was unopposed in the March 20 Democratic primary and was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[4][5][6]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 92, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJehan Gordon-Booth Incumbent 100% 33,729
Total Votes 33,729

2010

See also:Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2010

Gordon-Booth won re-election to the 92nd District seat against Republican Jim Montelongo. She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on February 2nd. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[7]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 92 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Jehan Gordon-Booth (D) 13,805 61.79%
Jim Montelongo (R) 8,538 38.21%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Democrat Jehan Gordon-Booth won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives District 92 receiving 19,410 votes, ahead of Republican Joan Gore Krupa who received 17,224 votes.[8]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 92 (2008)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Jehan Gordon-Booth (D) 19,410
Joan Gore Krupa (R) 17,224

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Gordon-Booth is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Gordon-Booth raised a total of $1,462,764 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 23, 2013.[9]

Jehan Gordon-Booth's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Illinois State House, District 92 Won $109,275
2010 Illinois State House, District 92 Won $619,348
2008 Illinois State House, District 92 Won $734,141
Grand Total Raised $1,462,764

2012

Gordon-Booth won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Gordon-Booth raised a total of $109,275.

2010

Gordon-Booth won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Gordon-Booth raised a total of $619,348.

2008

Gordon-Booth won election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Gordon-Booth raised a total of $734,141.

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."[10][11]

2012

Gordon-Booth received a score of 28.57 out of 100 in 2012 for a grade of F according to the IOP’s grading scale. Her score was tied for the 93rd highest among all 120 members of the Illinois House of Representatives included in the Vote Card.[11]

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