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{{tnr}}'''Clifford Russell, Jr.''' was a 2012 [[Democratic]] candidate seeking election to the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] representing [[Illinois' 1st Congressional District elections, 2012|the 1st Congressional District]] of [[Illinois]]. Russell was defeated by incumbent [[Bobby L. Rush]] in the Democratic primary on March 20, 2012.<ref name="abc">[http://abclocal.go.com/wls/elections/local/results ''ABC News 7'' "Election Results Primary 2012" Accessed March 20, 2012]</ref>
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{{tnr}}'''Clifford Russell, Jr.''' was a 2012 [[Democratic]] candidate who sought election to the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] representing [[Illinois' 1st Congressional District elections, 2012|the 1st Congressional District]] of [[Illinois]]. Russell was defeated by incumbent [[Bobby L. Rush]] in the Democratic primary on March 20, 2012.<ref name="abc">[http://abclocal.go.com/wls/elections/local/results ''ABC News 7'' "Election Results Primary 2012" Accessed March 20, 2012]</ref>
  
 
==Biography==
 
==Biography==

Revision as of 16:37, 24 December 2013

Clifford Russell, Jr.
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Illinois, District 1
PartyDemocratic
Education
High schoolMorgan Park High School
Bachelor'sUniversity of Illinois- Chicago
Personal
Place of birthChicago, Illinois
ProfessionChicago Police Officer
Websites
Campaign website
Clifford Russell, Jr. was a 2012 Democratic candidate who sought election to the U.S. House representing the 1st Congressional District of Illinois. Russell was defeated by incumbent Bobby L. Rush in the Democratic primary on March 20, 2012.[1]

Biography

Education:[2]

  • Keller Gifted Elementary School
  • Kellogg Elementary School
  • Morgan Park High School
  • University of Illinois- Chicago, Bachelor of Arts Degree, Criminal Justice and Economics

Career

Russell is a police officer in Chicago, Illinois.[2]

Elections

2012

See also: Illinois' 1st Congressional District elections, 2012

Russell ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing Illinois' 1st District. Russell sought the nomination on the Democratic ticket. [3][4] The signature filing deadline was December 27, 2011, with the primary taking place on March 20, 2012. Incumbent Bobby Rush defeated Russell in the Democratic primary on March 20, 2012. [1]

U.S. House, Illinois' 1st Congressional District Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngBobby Rush Incumbent 83.8% 64,533
Jordan Sims 2.6% 1,980
Clifford Russell, Jr. 3.1% 2,412
Fred Smith 2.9% 2,232
Raymond Lodato 4.2% 3,210
Harold Bailey 3.4% 2,598
Total Votes 76,965

Personal

Russell is married to Brittan Russell and is the father of two girls, Nia and Sydney.[2]

External links

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