Dave Syverson

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Dave Syverson
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Illinois State Senate District 34
Assumed office
Current term ends
Political party Republican
Profession Legislator
Website Official website
Dave Syverson is a Republican member of the Illinois State Senate. He has represented District 34 since 1993 and currently serves as Minority Caucus Leader. Syverson was re-elected in November of 2008 with his term expiring in 2012. Syverson graduated from Rock Valley College. Before becoming a Senator, Syverson was an insurance agency owner.

Committee assignments

Syverson serves on these committees:



See Also: Illinois State Senate elections, 2010

Syverson won re-election to the 34th District Seat in the Illinois State Senate against Democrat Marla Wilson.[2] The election took place on November 2, 2010. Syverson ran unopposed in the Republican primary election on February 2nd.[3]


On November 7, 2006, Republican Dave Syverson won re-election to the Illinois State Senate District 34 receiving 29,131 votes, ahead of Democrat Daniel Lewandowski (23,120 votes).[4]

Illinois State Senate, District 34 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Dave Syverson (R) 29,131
Daniel Lewandowski (D) 23,120

Campaign Donors


In 2008, Syverson collected $289,536 in donations.[5]

Listed below are those that contributed most to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Ringland-Johnson Construction Co. $20,000
Dave Syverson $18,000
First Ranger Petroleum $15,000
Chicago Auto Trade Association $7,000
Anderson Enterprises $6,000
Rock Valley Oil & Chemical Co. $5,000
Alden-Park Strathmoor $5,000
Illinois State Dental Society $5,000
Alden-Alma Nelson Manor Inc. $5,000
NIBCA $4,500
Professional Independent Insurance Agents of Illinois $4,500
Associated Beer Distributors of Illinois $4,000
Rockford Ambulatory Surgery Center $4,000
OSF Saint Francis Inc. $3,500
Sunil Puri $3,000
Rockford Anesthesiologists Associates $3,000
John Deere & Co. $3,000
Darecloud Development Inc. $2,500
Cedric Blazer $2,500
Area Erectors Inc. $2,500

District 34

Syverson represents Illinois Senate District 34. District 34 includes the Rockford region and surrounding Boone County[6].


Dave is married to Shirley Syverson. They have two children and reside in Rockford, Illinois.

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Political offices
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Illinois Senate District 34
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