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Dan Kotowski
Dan Kotowski.jpg
Illinois State Senate District 33
Assumed office
Current term ends
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Website Official website
Dan Kotowski is a Democratic member of the Illinois State Senate. Kotowski was first elected to the Illinois Senate in November of 2006 with his term expiring in 2010. Before becoming a Senator, Kotowski was the Executive Director of the Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence, a pro-gun control group.

Kotowski graduated from the University of Illinois-Champaign-Urbana with his Bachelor's degree in Communications and his Master's Degree from DePaul University.

Committee assignments

Kotowski serves on these committees:



On November 4, 2008, Democrat Dan Kotowski won re-election to the Illinois State Senate District 33 receiving 48,344 votes, ahead of Republican Michael Sweeney receiving 32,293 votes.[2]

Illinois State Senate, District 33 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Dan Kotowski (D) 48,344
Michael Sweeney (R) 32,293

Campaign Donors


In 2008, Kotowski collected $912,483 in donations.[3]

Listed below are those that contributed most to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Illinois Senate Democratic Fund $150,000
Friends of Clayborne $44,000
Illinois Education Association $36,000
Illinois Health Care Association $27,711
Illinois Realtors Association $26,488
Friends of Don Harmon $26,000
Deep Blue Illinois $25,000
Illinois Federation of Teachers $21,000
Cook County College Teachers Union $18,500
Associated Fire Fighters of Illinois $18,500
Illinois Laborers $15,500
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association $12,000
Service Employees Local 880 $10,000
Simmonscooper LLC $9,500
Associated Beer Distributors of Illinois $9,500
Illinois Hospital & Health Systems Association $9,500
West Suburban Teachers Local 571 $9,200
Illinois Credit Union League $8,250
Friends of A. J. Wilhelmi $8,000
Friends of Harper $7,500

District 33

Kotowski represents Illinois Senate District 33. District 33 includes the Northwest Chicago suburbs of Arlington Heights and Mount Prospect[4].


Kotowski resides in Park Ridge, Illinois.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Illinois Senate District 33
Succeeded by