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}}{{tnr}}'''Dan Kotowski''' is a [[Democratic Party (United States)|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.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Dan Kotowski''' is a [[Democratic Party (United States)|Democratic]] member of the [[Illinois State Senate]].   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.
 
Kotowski graduated from the University of Illinois-Champaign-Urbana with his Bachelor's degree in Communications and his Master's Degree from DePaul University.
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* [http://www.kotowski4senate.com/ Sen. Kotowski's website]
 
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* [http://www.ilga.gov/senate/Senator.asp?GA=96&MemberID=1520 Biography from the Illinois General Assembly]
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* [http://www.ilga.gov/senate/Senator.asp?GA=97&MemberID=1724 Biography from the Illinois General Assembly]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=57464 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=57464 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=57464 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=57464 Biography from Project Vote Smart]

Revision as of 09:23, 15 March 2011

Dan Kotowski
Dan Kotowski.jpg
Illinois State Senate District 33
Incumbent
Assumed office
2006
Current term ends
2012
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Website Senate website
Dan Kotowski is a Democratic member of the Illinois State Senate. 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:


Elections

2008

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

2008

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].

Personal

Kotowski resides in Park Ridge, Illinois.

External links

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Political offices
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Illinois Senate District 33
2006–present
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