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==Elections==
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On November 7, 2006, Democrat Arthur Wilhelmi won re-election to the [[Illinois State Senate]] District 43 receiving 38,113 votes, ahead of Republican Christian Smith receiving 16,167 votes.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=IL&y=2008 ''Illinois Senate election results for 2006'']</ref>
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==District 41==
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Wilhelmi represents Illinois Senate District 41.  District 41 includes the Southwest Chicago suburbs of Crest Hill, Joliet, and Lockport<ref>[http://www.ilchamber.org/Chamber_PAC/District_maps/legislative_dist_il.pdf "Illinois Chamber of Commerce, Northeast Illinois Legislative District Maps, July 29, 2009]</ref>.
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Wilhelmi represents Illinois Senate District 43.  District 43 includes the Southwest Chicago suburbs of Crest Hill, Joliet, and Lockport<ref>[http://www.ilchamber.org/Chamber_PAC/District_maps/legislative_dist_il.pdf "Illinois Chamber of Commerce, Northeast Illinois Legislative District Maps, July 29, 2009]</ref>.
  
 
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Revision as of 12:57, 2 July 2010

Arthur Wilhelmi
A.J. Wilhelmi.jpg
Illinois State Senate District 43
Incumbent
Assumed office
2005
Current term ends
2012
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Website Official website
Arthur "A.J." Wilhelmi is a Democratic member of the Illinois State Senate. Wilhelmi has served in the Illinois Senate in 2005 and was re-elected in November of 2008 with his term expiring in 2012.

Wilhelmi graduated with his Bachelor's degree from Loyola-Chicago and his Juris Doctor degree from Chicago-Kent Law.

Committee assignments

Wilhelmi serves on these committees:

[1].

Elections

2006

On November 7, 2006, Democrat Arthur Wilhelmi won re-election to the Illinois State Senate District 43 receiving 38,113 votes, ahead of Republican Christian Smith receiving 16,167 votes.[2]


Illinois State Senate, District 43 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Arthur Wilhelmi (D) 38,113
Christian Smith (R) 16,167


Campaign Donors

2008

In 2008, Wilhelmi collected $256,389 in donations.[3]

Listed below are those that contributed most to his campaign.

Donor Amount
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers $11,000
Chicagoland Speedway $10,000
Penn National Gaming $10,000
Chicago Auto Trade Association $8,000
Harrahs Casino-Joliet $7,150
Illinois Federation of Teachers $7,000
Illinois Senate Democratic Fund $5,000
Associated Beer Distributors of Illinois $5,000
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association $4,500
Comcast $4,000
Archer Daniels Midland $4,000
Exxonmobil $4,000
Associated Fire Fighters of Illinois $4,000
Illinois Automobile Dealers Association $3,500
Illinois State Medical Society $3,000
Midwest Energy $3,000
AT&T $3,000
Comed $2,400
Vulcan Materials $2,250
Altria $2,000


District 43

Wilhelmi represents Illinois Senate District 43. District 43 includes the Southwest Chicago suburbs of Crest Hill, Joliet, and Lockport[4].

Personal

A.J. is married to Michelle Wilhelmi. They have three children and reside in Joliet, Illinois.

External links

References

Political offices
Preceded by
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Illinois Senate District 43
2005–present
Succeeded by
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