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  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 11, 2017]]
 
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  |Next election = [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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}}{{tnr}}'''Darin LaHood''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Illinois State Senate]].  He has represented District 37 since his appointment in March 2011 to fill the unexpired term of [[Dale Risinger]].<ref>[http://www.countyenews.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=828:lahood-appointed-to-fill-risingers-seat-in-illinois-senate&catid=8:general-news&Itemid=44 ''The Stark County News,'' "LaHood appointed to fill Risinger’s seat in Illinois Senate," March 2, 2011]</ref>
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}}{{tnr}}'''Darin LaHood''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Illinois State Senate]], representing District 37. He was first appointed to the chamber in 2011.<ref>[http://www.countyenews.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=828:lahood-appointed-to-fill-risingers-seat-in-illinois-senate&catid=8:general-news&Itemid=44 ''The Stark County News,'' "LaHood appointed to fill Risinger’s seat in Illinois Senate," March 2, 2011]</ref>
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, LaHood served on the following committees:
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|Committee3 = Insurance
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|Committee4 = Judiciary
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|Committee5 = Licensed Activities and Pensions
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|Committee6 = Public Health
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, LaHood has been appointed to these committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, LaHood served on these committees:
* [[Energy Committee, Illinois State Senate]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Environment Committee, Illinois State Senate]]
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* [[Gaming Committee, Illinois State Senate]], Ranking Minority Member
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* [[Human Services Committee, Illinois State Senate]]
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* [[Transportation Committee, Illinois State Senate]]
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|Chamber = State Senate
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|Committee1 = Energy
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|Chair1 =
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|Chair3 = Ranking Minority Member
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|Committee2 = Environment
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|Committee3 = Gaming
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|Committee4 = Human
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|Committee5 = Transportation
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==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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:: ''See also: [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012]]''
  
LaHood is running for election to the [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012|Illinois State Senate]] in District 37 in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]]. LaHood is running unopposed in the Republican primary on March 20, 2012. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.elections.il.gov/InfoForCandidates.aspx ''Illinois State Board of Elections'' "Candidate List," December 5, 2011]</ref>
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LaHood won re-election to the [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012|Illinois State Senate]] in District 37 in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]]. LaHood was unopposed in the Republican primary on March 20 and was unopposed in the general election 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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==Campaign donors==
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===2012===
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==Scorecards==
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===Illinois Opportunity Project===
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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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LaHood 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"/>
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
 
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==External links==
 
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*[http://www.ilga.gov/senate/Senator.asp?GA=97&MemberID=1800 Illinois Senate - Darin LaHood]
 
*[http://www.ilga.gov/senate/Senator.asp?GA=97&MemberID=1800 Illinois Senate - Darin LaHood]
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=128760 Project Vote Smart biography]
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Revision as of 12:12, 2 July 2013

Darin LaHood
Darin LaHood.jpg
Illinois State Senate District 37
Incumbent
In office
March 1, 2011 - Present
Term ends
January 11, 2017
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$67,836/year
Per diem$111/day
Elections and appointments
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
AppointedFebruary 2011
Term limitsN/A
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Darin LaHood is a Republican member of the Illinois State Senate, representing District 37. He was first appointed to the chamber in 2011.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Illinois Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations II
Committee of the Whole
Insurance
Judiciary
Licensed Activities and Pensions
Public Health

2011-2012

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

Elections

2012

See also: Illinois State Senate elections, 2012

LaHood won re-election to the Illinois State Senate in District 37 in the 2012 election. LaHood was unopposed in the Republican primary on March 20 and was unopposed in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2][3][4]

Illinois State Senate, District 37, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDarin LaHood Incumbent 100% 58,381
Total Votes 58,381

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

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."[5][6]

2012

LaHood 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.[6]

Recent news

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

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

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Political offices
Preceded by
Dale Risinger
Illinois Senate District 11
March 2011–present
Succeeded by
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