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|Last election = [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
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|Next election = [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2014|November 4, 2014]]
 
|Prior office = Macoupin County Board
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Andy Manar'''  is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Illinois State Senate]], representing District 48 since 2013.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Andy Manar'''  is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Illinois State Senate]], representing District 48. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.
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==Biography==
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Manar has a bachelor's degree in history from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville.  In 1997, he was elected to the Bunker Hill City Council.  Manar served as mayor of his hometown, Bunker Hill, from 2001-2003.  In 2003, he joined the Macoupin County Board and was elected chairman in 2004.  He served four successive terms.<ref>[http://senatorandymanar.com/index.php/bio/biography ''Senator Andy Manar,'' "Biography," accessed February 19, 2014]</ref>
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
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|Committee2 = Appropriations I
 
|Committee2 = Appropriations I
 
|Committee3 = Appropriations II
 
|Committee3 = Appropriations II
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|Committee4 = Committee of the Whole
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|Committee5 = Executive Appointments
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|Committee6 = Higher Education
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|Committee7 = State Government & Veterans Affairs
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|Committee8 = Legislative Audit Commission
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|Joint8 = Yes
 
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==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2014===
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{{IL SD48 2014}}
  
 
===2012===
 
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:: ''See also: [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012]]''
  
Manar won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012|Illinois State Senate]] District 48. Manar was unopposed in the Democratic primary on March 20, 2012 and defeated Republican [[Mike McElroy]] in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.elections.il.gov/InfoForCandidates.aspx ''Illinois State Board of Elections'' "Candidate List," December 5, 2011]</ref><ref>[http://www.elections.il.gov/Downloads/ElectionInformation/VoteTotals/2012GPOfficialVote.pdf ''Illinois State Board of Elections,'' "Official 2012 Primary Results"]</ref><ref>[http://www.elections.il.gov/Downloads/ElectionInformation/VoteTotals/2012GEOfficialVote.pdf Illinois State Board of Elections, “Official Vote - November 6, 2012 General Election,” accessed December 31, 2012]</ref>
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Manar won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012|Illinois State Senate]] District 48. Manar was unopposed in the Democratic primary on March 20, 2012 and defeated Republican [[Mike McElroy]] in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.elections.il.gov/InfoForCandidates.aspx ''Illinois State Board of Elections,'' "Candidate List," December 5, 2011]</ref><ref>[http://www.elections.il.gov/Downloads/ElectionInformation/VoteTotals/2012GPOfficialVote.pdf ''Illinois State Board of Elections,'' "Official 2012 Primary Results," accessed February 19, 2014]</ref><ref>[http://www.elections.il.gov/Downloads/ElectionInformation/VoteTotals/2012GEOfficialVote.pdf ''Illinois State Board of Elections,'' “Official Vote - November 6, 2012 General Election,” accessed December 31, 2012]</ref>
  
 
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*Southwestern Illinois Building and Construction Trades Council
 
*Southwestern Illinois Building and Construction Trades Council
 
*Citizen Action Illinois
 
*Citizen Action Illinois
 
====Campaign expenditures====
 
 
As of early November 2012, the race for [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012|Illinois State Senate]] [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012#District_48|District 48]] was the most expensive state legislative race in [[Illinois]].<ref>[http://www.sj-r.com/top-stories/x2053817543/Last-minute-money-floods-into-48th-Senate-race?zc_p=0 ''The State Journal-Register'', "Last-minute money floods into Manar-McElroy state Senate race," November 1, 2012]</ref>
 
  
 
==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name = Manar
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|Full name = Andy Manar
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|year = 2012
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|Editdate = July 17, 2013
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|link = <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=413280 ''followthemoney.org'', "Manar, Andy," accessed July 17, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Democratic
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|totalraised2012 = 1680235
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012|Illinois State Senate, District 48]]
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}}
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===2012===
 
===2012===
{{State leg donor}}
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Manar
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|full Name = Andy Manar
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=144057
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|office= Illinois State Senate
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|new = yes
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 1,680,235
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|org1 = Illinois Senate Democratic Fund
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|org2 = Illinois Democratic Party
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|org3 = Illinois Laborers
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|org4 = Service Employees Illinois State Council
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|org5 = Afscme Illinois Council 31
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|orgamount1 = 334430
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|orgamount2 = 176652
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|orgamount3 = 100000
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|orgamount4 = 55870
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|orgamount5 = 51000
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|}}
  
 
==Personal==
 
==Personal==
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Manar and his wife, Trista, have three children.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/candidate/83324/andrew-manar#.UITEpIZmOyI ''Project Vote Smart'', "Andy Manar," accessed October 21, 2012]</ref>
  
Manar has a wife, Trista, and three children, Abbie, Will, and Ben.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/candidate/83324/andrew-manar#.UITEpIZmOyI ''Project Vote Smart'', "Andy Manar," accessed October 21, 2012]</ref>
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==Additional reading==
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[http://www.illinoissenatedemocrats.com/index.php/sen-manar-home Illinois Senate Democrats: Senator Andy Manar News]
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
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This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term "'''Andy + Manar + Illinois + Senate'''"
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term "'''Andy + Manar + Illinois + Senate'''"
 
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://votesmart.org/candidate/83324/andrew-manar#.UITEpIZmOyI Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://andyforsenate.com/ Official campaign website]
 
*[http://andyforsenate.com/ Official campaign website]
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*[https://www.facebook.com/StateSenatorAndyManar Andy Manar on Facebook]
 
*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Friends-of-Andy-Manar/280017515345903 Friends of Andy Manar Facebook page]
 
*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Friends-of-Andy-Manar/280017515345903 Friends of Andy Manar Facebook page]
 
*[https://twitter.com/andyforsenate Campaign Twitter account]
 
*[https://twitter.com/andyforsenate Campaign Twitter account]
*[http://votesmart.org/candidate/83324/andrew-manar#.UITEpIZmOyI ''Project Vote Smart'' profile]
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*Campaign contributions via [http://www.followthemoney.org/ Follow the Money]: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=144057 2012]
  
 
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Andy Manar
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Illinois State Senate District 48
Incumbent
In office
2013 - Present
Term ends
January 14, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$67,836/year
Per diem$111/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Macoupin County Board
2003 - Present
Mayor, City of Bunker Hill
2001 - 2003
Education
Bachelor'sSouthern Illinois University
Personal
BirthdayNovember 15, 1975
Place of birthMacoupin County
ReligionLutheran
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Andy Manar is a Democratic member of the Illinois State Senate, representing District 48. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Biography

Manar has a bachelor's degree in history from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. In 1997, he was elected to the Bunker Hill City Council. Manar served as mayor of his hometown, Bunker Hill, from 2001-2003. In 2003, he joined the Macoupin County Board and was elected chairman in 2004. He served four successive terms.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Manar served on the following committees:

Illinois Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture and Conservation
Appropriations I
Appropriations II
Committee of the Whole
Executive Appointments
Higher Education
State Government & Veterans Affairs
Legislative Audit Commission

Elections

2014

See also: Illinois State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Illinois State Senate took place in 2014. A primary election took place on March 18, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was December 2, 2013. Incumbent Andy Manar ran unopposed in the Democratic primary, while Linda Little ran unopposed in the Republican primary. Manar then defeated Little in the general election.[2][3][4][5]

2012

See also: Illinois State Senate elections, 2012

Manar won election in the 2012 election for Illinois State Senate District 48. Manar was unopposed in the Democratic primary on March 20, 2012 and defeated Republican Mike McElroy in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[6][7][8]

Illinois State Senate, District 48, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngAndy Manar 55.3% 47,334
     Republican Mike McElroy 44.7% 38,256
Total Votes 85,590

Endorsements

Manar's campaign website listed the following endorsements, among others:[9]

  • Alliance PAC
  • Associated Fire Fighters of Illinois
  • Illinois AFL-CIO
  • Southwestern Illinois Building and Construction Trades Council
  • Citizen Action Illinois

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Manar is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Manar raised a total of $1,680,235 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 17, 2013.[10]

Andy Manar's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Illinois State Senate, District 48 Won $1,680,235
Grand Total Raised $1,680,235

2012

Manar won election to the Illinois State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Manar raised a total of $1,680,235.
Illinois State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Andy Manar's campaign in 2012
Illinois Senate Democratic Fund$334,430
Illinois Democratic Party$176,652
Illinois Laborers$100,000
Service Employees Illinois State Council$55,870
Afscme Illinois Council 31$51,000
Total Raised in 2012$1,680,235
Source:Follow the Money

Personal

Manar and his wife, Trista, have three children.[11]

Additional reading

Illinois Senate Democrats: Senator Andy Manar News

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Political offices
Preceded by
Tom Johnson (R)
Illinois Senate District 48
2013–present
Succeeded by
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