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  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Tenure =January 2009 - Present
 
  |Tenure =January 2009 - Present
  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 2, 2010|January 12, 2013]]
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  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 11, 2017]]
 
  |Assumed office =2009
 
  |Assumed office =2009
  |Political party =Republican
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  |Political party = Republican
 
  |Leadership =  
 
  |Leadership =  
 
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  |Base salary = $67,836/year
 
  |Base salary = $67,836/year
  |Per diem = $132/day
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  |Per diem = $111/day
 
  |Pension  =  
 
  |Pension  =  
 
  |Last election =  
 
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  |First elected = November 4, 2008
 
  |First elected = November 4, 2008
 
  |Term limits =  
 
  |Term limits =  
  |Next election = [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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  |Next election = November 8, 2016
 
  |Prior office =  
 
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  |Campaign website = http://www.electdanduffy.com/
 
  |Campaign website = http://www.electdanduffy.com/
 
  |Personal website = http://www.senatorduffy.com/
 
  |Personal website = http://www.senatorduffy.com/
}}{{tnr}}'''Dan Duffy''' is a [[Republican Party (United States)|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.
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}}{{tnr}}'''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  
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Duffy earned his Bachelor's in Speech Communications from Augustana College. His professional experience includes owning a computer consulting business.
 
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Duffy owns his own computer consulting business in addition to being a Senator.
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Duffy served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = Illinois
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|year = 2013
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|Chamber = State Senate
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|Committee1 = Committee of the Whole
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|Chair1 =
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|Chair2 = Minority Spokesperson
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|Committee2 = Environment
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|Committee3 = Human Services
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|Committee4 = Labor and Commerce
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|Committee5 = Public Pensions & State Investments
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|Committee6 = Revenue
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|Committee7 = State Government & Veterans Affairs
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}}
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Duffy has been appointed to these committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Duffy served on these committees:
* [[Appropriations Committee, Illinois State Senate]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Committee of the Whole, Illinois Senate]]
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|State = Illinois
* [[Insurance Committee, Illinois State Senate]]
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|year = 2011
* [[Pensions and Investments Committee, Illinois State Senate]], Ranking Minority Member
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|Collapse = Yes
* [[Redistricting Committee, Illinois State Senate]]
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|Chamber = State Senate
* [[Revenue Committee, Illinois State Senate]]
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|Committee1 = Appropriations
* [[Legislative Audit Commission, Illinois General Assembly|Legislative Audit Commission]]
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|Chair1 =
* Subcommittee on Pension Reforms, Ranking Minority Member
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|Chair4 = Ranking Minority Member
* Subcommittee on Special Issues (Revenue)
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|Committee2 = Committee of the Whole
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|Committee3 = Insurance
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|Committee4 = Pensions and Investments
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|Committee5 = Redistricting
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|Committee6 = Revenue
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|Committee7 = Legislative Audit
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}}
  
 
===2009-2010===
 
===2009-2010===
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Duffy served on these committees:
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In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Duffy served on these committees:<ref>[http://www.ilga.gov/senate/committees/default.asp "Illinois General Assembly" List of Illinois Senate Committees, July 28, 2009]</ref>
* [[Commerce Committee, Illinois State Senate|Commerce]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Consumer Protection Committee, Illinois State Senate|Consumer Protection]]
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|State = Illinois
* [[Executive Appointments Committee, Illinois State Senate|Executive Appointments]]
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|year = 2009
* [[Human Services Committee, Illinois State Senate|Human Services]]
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|Collapse = Yes
* [[Insurance Committee, Illinois State Senate|Insurance]]
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|Chamber = State Senate
* [[Pensions and Investments Committee, Illinois State Senate|Pensions and Investments]] '''Ranking Republican Member'''<ref>[http://www.ilga.gov/senate/committees/default.asp "Illinois General Assembly" List of Illinois Senate Committees, July 28, 2009]</ref>.
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|Committee1 = Commerce
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|Chair1 =
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|Chair6 = Ranking Republican Member
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|Committee2 = Consumer Protection
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|Committee3 = Executive Appointments
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|Committee4 = Human Services
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|Committee5 = Insurance
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|Committee6 = Pensions and Investments
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|Committee7 =
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}}
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2012===
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:: ''See also: [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012]]''
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Duffy won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012|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.<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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{{Election box 2012
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|Chamber= Illinois State Senate, District 26, General Election
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|party1= Republican
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|party2= Democratic
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|winner1 = Dan Duffy
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|Inc1 = Y
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|candidate2 = Amanda Howland
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|votes1 = 63510
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|votes2 = 37448
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}}
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===2008===
 
===2008===
  
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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===2012===
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{{State leg donor}}
 
===2008===
 
===2008===
 
In 2008, Duffy collected $976,082 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=98658|2008 Duffy Campaign Donors]</ref>
 
In 2008, Duffy collected $976,082 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=98658|2008 Duffy Campaign Donors]</ref>
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==District 26==
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==Scorecards==
 
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===Illinois Opportunity Project===
Duffy represents Illinois Senate District 26.  District 26 includes Chicago suburbs located in Western Lake County<ref>[http://www.ilchamber.org/Chamber_PAC/District_maps/legislative_dist_neil.pdf "Illinois Chamber of * [[Commerce Committee, Illinois State Senate]], Northeast Illinois Legislative District Maps, July 29, 2009]</ref>.  
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::''See also: [[Illinois Opportunity Project's Legislative Vote Card]]''
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The Illinois Opportunity Project, "an independent research and public policy enterprise that promotes legislative solutions in advance of free markets and free minds," annually releases its '''Legislative Vote Card''', grading all members in both chambers of the [[Illinois General Assembly]] on the basis of their support of "pro-growth economic policies that increase personal freedom and reign in expansive government."<ref>[https://illinoisopportunity.org/the-project/ Illinois Opportunity Project, "The Project," accessed February 21, 2013]</ref><ref name="IOP">[http://illinoisopportunity.org/votecard/ Illinois Opportunity Project, Legislative Vote Card home page, accessed February 21, 2013]</ref>
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====2012====
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Duffy received a score of 100.00 out of 100 in 2012 for a grade of A+ according to the IOP’s grading scale.  His score was tied for the highest among all 59 members of the [[Illinois State Senate]] included in the Vote Card.<ref name="IOP"/>
  
 
==Personal==
 
==Personal==
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Dan and his wife, Kris, have five children.
  
Dana is married to Kris Duffy.  They have five children and reside in Lake Barrington, Illinois.
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==Recent news==
 
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This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Dan + Duffy + Illinois + Senate'''
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://www.electdanduffy.com/ Dan Duffy's campaign website]
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* [http://www.electdanduffy.com/ Dan Duffy's campaign website]
* [http://www.senatorduffy.com/ Sen. Duffy's website]
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* [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]
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* [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]
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*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=98658 2008]
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*[http://www.facebook.com/senatorduffy Dan Duffy on Facebook]
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==References==
 
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Revision as of 11:41, 2 July 2013

Dan Duffy
Dan Duffy.jpg
Illinois State Senate District 26
Incumbent
In office
January 2009 - Present
Term ends
January 11, 2017
Years in position 5
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$67,836/year
Per diem$111/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 4, 2008
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sAugustana College
Personal
ProfessionComputer Consultant
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
Personal website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
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 earned his Bachelor's in Speech Communications from Augustana College. His professional experience includes owning a computer consulting business.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Illinois Committee Assignments, 2013
Committee of the Whole
Environment, Minority Spokesperson
Human Services
Labor and Commerce
Public Pensions & State Investments
Revenue
State Government & Veterans Affairs

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Duffy served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Duffy served on these committees:[1]

Elections

2012

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

2008

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

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2008

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

Scorecards

Illinois Opportunity Project

See also: Illinois Opportunity Project's Legislative Vote Card

The Illinois Opportunity Project, "an independent research and public policy enterprise that promotes legislative solutions in advance of free markets and free minds," annually releases its Legislative Vote Card, grading all members in both chambers of the Illinois General Assembly on the basis of their support of "pro-growth economic policies that increase personal freedom and reign in expansive government."[7][8]

2012

Duffy received a score of 100.00 out of 100 in 2012 for a grade of A+ according to the IOP’s grading scale. His score was tied for the highest among all 59 members of the Illinois State Senate included in the Vote Card.[8]

Personal

Dan and his wife, Kris, have five children.

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term Dan + Duffy + Illinois + Senate

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

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