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*[http://www.electdanduffy.com/ Dan Duffy's campaign website]
* [http://www.electdanduffy.com/ Dan Duffy's campaign website]
* [http://www.senatorduffy.com/ Sen. Duffy's website]
* [http://www.senatorduffy.com/ Dan Duffy's legislative website]
* [http://www.ilga.gov/senate/Senator.asp?GA=97&MemberID=1750 Biography from the Illinois General Assembly]
* [http://www.ilga.gov/senate/Senator.asp?GA=97&MemberID=1750 Biography, bills and committees] at the Illinois General Assembly
* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=101694 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=101694 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=98658 2008]
*[http://www.facebook.com/senatorduffy Dan Duffy on Facebook]

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Dan Duffy
Dan Duffy.jpg
Illinois State Senate District 26
In office
January 2009 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2013
Years in position 6
Base salary$67,836/year
Per diem$132/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 4, 2008
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sAugustana College
ProfessionComputer Consultant
Office website
Personal website
Campaign website
Dan Duffy is a Republican member of the Illinois State Senate. Duffy was first elected to the Illinois Senate in November of 2008 with his term expiring in 2012.

Duffy graduated with his Bachelor's degree in Speech Communications from Augustana College

Duffy owns his own computer consulting business in addition to being a Senator.

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Duffy has been appointed to these committees:


In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Duffy served on these committees:



See also: Illinois State Senate elections, 2012

Duffy won re-election in the 2012 election for Illinois State Senate District 26. Duffy was unopposed in the Republican primary on March 20, 2012 and defeated Democrat Amanda Howland in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3][4]

Illinois State Senate, District 26, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDan Duffy Incumbent 62.9% 63,510
     Democratic Amanda Howland 37.1% 37,448
Total Votes 100,958


On November 4, 2008, Republican Dan Duffy won re-election to the Illinois State Senate District 26 receiving 68,463 votes, ahead of Democrat Bill Gentes who received 41,740 votes.[5]

Illinois State Senate, District 26 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Dan Duffy (R) 68,463
Bill Gentes (D) 41,740

Campaign donors


In 2008, Duffy collected $976,082 in donations.[6]

Listed below are those that contributed most to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Republican State Senate Campaign CMTE of Illinois $356,192
Illinois Republican Party $148,560
Kris & Dan Duffy $50,000
Illinois Health Care Association $28,207
Illinois Chamber of Commerce $24,000
Illinois Manufacturers Association $17,300
National Federation of Independent Business $15,000
Illinois State Medical Society $10,236
Jerry Hayden $9,600
Illinois Realtors Association $7,500
Citizens for Frank Watson $6,000
John & Jeannine Roeser $6,000
Lisa Wagner Co. $5,495
Citizens for Peterson $5,200
Lawrence T. P. Molloy $5,000
Illinois Hospital & Health Systems Association $5,000
Caterpillar $5,000
Bruce Vincent Rauner $5,000
Robert & Lynn Burt $5,000
Alexander D. & Robin Stuart $5,000

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District 26

Duffy represents Illinois Senate District 26. District 26 includes Chicago suburbs located in Western Lake County[7].


Dana is married to Kris Duffy. They have five children and reside in Lake Barrington, Illinois.

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Preceded by
Illinois Senate District 26
Succeeded by