Nancy Wade

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Nancy Wade
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Former candidate for
U.S. House, Illinois, District 5
PartyGreen Party
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Minnesota[1]
Master'sNortheastern Illinois University[1]
Websites
Campaign website

Nancy Wade was a 2014 Green Party candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 5th Congressional District of Illinois.[2] She was defeated by incumbent Mike Quigley (D) in the general election on November 4, 2014.[3]

She was a 2012 Green candidate for the U.S. House representing the 5th Congressional District of Illinois.[4]

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

According to Wade's website, her campaign themes included:

  • Jobs: "...create youth corps, senior corps, park corps, educational improvements, local food initiatives, mental health facilities, and other services for communities hardest hit by the economic irresponsibility of regressive policies that have transferred wealth away from the 99% and to the 1%."
  • Environment: "Stop subsidizing the fossil fuel industry. Immediately turn our full attention and political will to adopting alternative fuels and conservation of energy."
  • Taxes: "Those who profit from gambling with the economic future for all of us should have to contribute a percentage of their profits for improving the common good."[5]

Elections

2014

See also: Illinois' 5th Congressional District elections, 2014

Wade ran in the 2014 election for the U.S. House to represent Illinois' 5th District.[2] Wade ran as a Green Party candidate. The general election took place November 4, 2014.

U.S. House, Illinois District 5 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMike Quigley Incumbent 63.16% 109,530
     Republican Vince Kolber 30.76% 53,341
     Green Nancy Wade 6.08% 10,536
Total Votes 173,407
Source: Associated Press Vote totals above are unofficial and will be updated once official totals are made available.

2012

See also: Illinois' 5th Congressional District elections, 2012

Wade lost to incumbent Mike Quigley.[6] Wade ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Illinois' 5th District. She faced Dan Schmitt (R) and Mike Quigley (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[7]

U.S. House, Illinois District 5 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMike Quigley Incumbent 65.7% 177,729
     Republican Dan Schmitt 28.6% 77,289
     Green Nancy Wade 5.7% 15,359
Total Votes 270,377
Source: Illinois Board of Elections "2012 General Election Official Vote Totals"

Campaign donors

2014

Candidates for Congress were required to file up to seven main reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2014 elections season. Below are Wade's reports.[8]

Nancy Wade (2014) Campaign Finance Reports
ReportDate FiledBeginning BalanceTotal Contributions
for Reporting Period
ExpendituresCash on Hand
April Quarterly[9]April 15, 2013$89.95$3,200.00$(409.95)$122.08
July Quarterly[10]July 15, 2013$287.87$443.87$(203.30)$528.44
October Quarterly[11]October 15, 2013$528.44$479.87$(220.60)$787.71
Year-End[12]January 31, 2014$787$3,634$(910)$3,511
July Quarterly[13]July 15, 2014$4,401.00$550.00$(492.00)$4,459.00
Running totals
$8,307.74$(2,235.85)

2012

Breakdown of the source of Wade's campaign funds before the 2012 election.

Wade lost election to the U.S. House in 2012. During that election cycle, Wade's campaign committee raised a total of $709 and spent $628.[14]

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