Arthur Wilhelmi

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Arthur Wilhelmi
A.J. Wilhelmi.jpg
Illinois State Senate District 43
Incumbent
Assumed office
2005
Current term ends
2010
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

2010

See Also: Illinois State Senate elections, 2010

Wilhelmi won re-election to the 43rd District Seat in the Illinois State Senate. Wilhelmi was opposed by Republican candidate Cedra Crenshaw.[2] The election took place on November 2, 2010. Wilhelmi ran unopposed in the Democratic primary election on February 2nd.[3]

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.[4]

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

2006

In 2006, Wilhelmi collected $256,389 in donations.[5]

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[6].

Personal

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

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Political offices
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Illinois Senate District 43
2005–present
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