Dan Duffy

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Dan Duffy
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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$132/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 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

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

2011-2012

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

  • Subcommittee on Pension Reforms, Ranking Minority Member
  • Subcommittee on Special Issues (Revenue)

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]

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District 26

Duffy represents Illinois Senate District 26. District 26 includes Chicago suburbs located in Western Lake County[9].

Personal

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

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Illinois Senate District 26
2009–present
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