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Aloys Rutagwibira

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Aloys Rutagwibira
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Illinois, District 10
PartyDemocratic
Education
Bachelor'sIndiana University–South Bend (1994)
Master'sLoyola University Chicago (2001)
Personal
BirthdayOctober 7, 1958
Place of birthRwanda
ProfessionMathematical Statistician
Websites
Campaign website
Aloys Rutagwibira was a 2012 Democratic candidate seeking election to the U.S. House representing the 10th Congressional District of Illinois. Rutagwibira was removed from the official candidate list on February 2, 2012[1]

Biography

Rutagwibira was born on October 7, 1958 in Rwanda. He has been a resident of Illinois for over 10 years. He is a 1994 graduate of Indiana University –South Bend with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting. [2] He graduated from Loyola University Chicago with a Master’s degree in Mathematical Sciences in 2001. [2]

Career

Rutagwibira been working in the Pharmaceutical industry as a Mathematical Statistician since 2001.[2]

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

On his campaign website Rutagwibira had 6 leading issues that he was concerned about. They were:[3]

  • Education
  • Immigration
  • Economy and job creation:
  • Tax
  • Energy
  • Trade Agreements

Elections

2012

See also: Illinois' 10th congressional district elections, 2012
Aloys Rutagwibira for House campaign logo.

Rutagwibira was running in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing Illinois' 10th District. Rutagwibira was seeking the nomination on the Democratic ticket. [4] The signature filing deadline was December 27, 2011, with the primary taking place on March 20, 2012. Incumbent Robert Dold sought re-election on the Republican ticket.

Rutagwibira was removed from the official candidate list on February 2, 2012[5]

U.S. House, Illinois District 10 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBrad Schneider 50.6% 133,890
     Republican Robert J. Dold Incumbent 49.4% 130,564
Total Votes 264,454
Source: Illinois Board of Elections "2012 General Election Official Vote Totals"

Personal

Rutagwibira currently lives in Hainesville, Illinois, and is married with four children. [6]

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