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}}{{tnr}}'''David Reis''' (b. September 15, 1964) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Illinois House of Representatives]], representing District 109. He was first elected to the chamber in 2004.
 
}}{{tnr}}'''David Reis''' (b. September 15, 1964) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Illinois House of Representatives]], representing District 109. He was first elected to the chamber in 2004.
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==Biography==
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Reis earned his A.S. in Agriculture from Lake Land Community College and his B.S. in Agriculture from University of Illinois College of Agriculture.  His professional experience includes working as a farmer.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/candidate/biography/33720/david-reis#.UxYwcl7Vh7I ''Project Vote Smart,'' "Rep. David Reis," accessed March 3, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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Reis served on the Illinois Pork Producers Board of Directors from 1997-2004. He is a member of the [[Effingham County, Illinois|Effingham County]] Chamber of Commerce, Illinois Pork Producers Association, Illinois State Rifle Association, Jasper Chamber of Commerce, [[Jasper County, Illinois|Jasper County]] Farm Bureau, National Federation of Independent Businesses, National Rifle Association, National Wild Turkey Federation, Saint Thomas Catholic Church, and Sons of the American Legion.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=33720 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Reis]</ref>
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Reis and his wife, Maria, have two children.  He served on the Illinois Pork Producers Board of Directors from 1997-2004. He is a member of the [[Effingham County, Illinois|Effingham County]] Chamber of Commerce, Illinois Pork Producers Association, Illinois State Rifle Association, Jasper Chamber of Commerce, [[Jasper County, Illinois|Jasper County]] Farm Bureau, National Federation of Independent Businesses, National Rifle Association, National Wild Turkey Federation, Saint Thomas Catholic Church, and Sons of the American Legion.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=33720 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Reis]</ref>
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==

Revision as of 14:02, 4 March 2014

David Reis
David Reis.jpg
Illinois House of Representatives District 109
Incumbent
In office
2005-Present
Term ends
January 14, 2015
Years in position 9
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$67,836/year
Per diem$111/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2004
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Associate'sLake Land Community College
Bachelor'sUniversity of Illinois College of Agriculture
Personal
BirthdaySeptember 15, 1964
ProfessionFarmer
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
David Reis (b. September 15, 1964) is a Republican member of the Illinois House of Representatives, representing District 109. He was first elected to the chamber in 2004.

Biography

Reis earned his A.S. in Agriculture from Lake Land Community College and his B.S. in Agriculture from University of Illinois College of Agriculture. His professional experience includes working as a farmer.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Illinois Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations-Public Safety
Energy
Financial Institutions
Insurance
Small Business Empowerment & Workforce Development

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Reis served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Reis served on the following committees:

Elections

2014

See also: Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Illinois House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on March 18, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was December 2, 2013. Incumbent David Reis ran unopposed in the Republican primary and was unchallenged in the general election.[2][3][4]

2012

See also: Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2012

Reis won re-election in the 2012 election for Illinois House of Representatives District 109. Reis was unopposed in the March 20 Republican primary and was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[5][6][7]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 109, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDavid Reis Incumbent 100% 41,503
Total Votes 41,503

2010

See also:Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2010

Reis won re-election to the 108th District seat unopposed. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on February 2nd. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[8]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 108 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png David Reis (R) 32,727 100.0%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Democrat David Miller won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives District 29 receiving 38,031 votes, ahead of Republican James Buiter who received 5,631 votes.[9]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 29 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png David Miller (D) 38,031
James Buiter (R) 5,631

2006

On November 7, 2006, Republican David Reis won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives District 108 receiving 32,684 votes ahead of Democrat Jason Warfel who received 15,092 votes.[10]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 108 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png David B. Reis (R) 32,684
Jason A. Warfel (D) 15,092

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Reis is available dating back to 2002. Based on available campaign finance records, Reis raised a total of $1,332,625 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 24, 2013.[11]

David Reis's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Illinois State House, District 109 Won $109,733
2010 Illinois State House, District 108 Won $99,078
2008 Illinois State House, District 108 Won $117,054
2006 Illinois State House, District 108 Won $146,803
2004 Illinois State House, District 108 Won $726,832
2002 Illinois State House, District 108 Defeated $133,125
Grand Total Raised $1,332,625

2012

Reis won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Reis raised a total of $109,733.
Illinois House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to David Reis's campaign in 2012
Illinois Education Association$6,000
Fehrenbacher, Tom & Phylis$4,800
At&T$2,500
Ameren$2,200
Citizens for Dale Righter$2,053
Total Raised in 2012$109,733
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Reis won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Reis raised a total of $99,078.

2008

Reis won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Reis raised a total of $117,054.

2006

Reis won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Reis raised a total of $146,803.

2004

Reis won election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, Reis raised a total of $726,832.

2002

Reis lost the election for the Illinois House of Representatives in 2002. During that election cycle, Reis raised a total of $133,125.

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."[12][13]

2012

Reis received a score of 62.50 out of 100 in 2012 for a grade of D- according to the IOP’s grading scale. His score was tied for the 34th highest among all 120 members of the Illinois House of Representatives included in the Vote Card.[13]

Personal

Reis and his wife, Maria, have two children. He served on the Illinois Pork Producers Board of Directors from 1997-2004. He is a member of the Effingham County Chamber of Commerce, Illinois Pork Producers Association, Illinois State Rifle Association, Jasper Chamber of Commerce, Jasper County Farm Bureau, National Federation of Independent Businesses, National Rifle Association, National Wild Turkey Federation, Saint Thomas Catholic Church, and Sons of the American Legion.[14]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Roger L. Eddy (R)
Illinois House of Representatives District 109
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Illinois House of Representatives District 108
2005–2013
Succeeded by
Charles E. Meier (R)