Deanna Demuzio

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Deanna Demuzio
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Illinois State Senate District 49
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Deanna Demuzio was a Democratic member of the Illinois State Senate. DeMuzio was appointed by Governor Rod Blagojevich in 2004 to the Illinois Senate. She served until 2010.

DeMuzio is a former education curriculum planner and small business owner.

Committee assignments

DeMuzio served on the following committees:



See also: Illinois State Senate elections, 2010

Demuzio lost her bid for re-election to the 49th District Seat in the Illinois State Senate against Republican William "Sam" McCann.[2] The election took place on November 2, 2010. Demuzio ran unopposed in the Democratic primary election on February 2nd.[3]

According to political experts, Demuzio's senate race was considered to be one of the most expensive out of all races contested in 2010.[4].


On November 7, 2006, Demuzio won re-election to the Illinois State Senate District 49, receiving 43,324 votes, ahead of Republican Jeff Richey's 29,223 votes.[5]

Illinois State Senate, District 49 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Deanna Demuzio (D) 43,324
Jeff Richey (R) 29,223

Campaign donors


In 2006, Demuzio collected $98,155 in donations.[6]

Listed below are those that contributed the most to her campaign.

Donor Amount
Illinois Education Association $7,000
Democratic Central CMTE of Christian County $4,000
Central Illinois Public Service Co. $3,000
Illinois Laborers $2,500
Illinois Society of Professional Engineers Pac $2,000
Illinois Hospital & Health Systems Association $2,000
Tenaska $2,000
Dominion $2,000
Illinois Health Care Association $2,000
Illinois Federation of Teachers $2,000
Illinois Home Builders Association $1,500
Exxonmobil $1,500
Illinois State Medical Society $1,500
Monsanto $1,500
Illinois Realtors Association $1,400
McGuire Woods $1,300
Illinois Farm Bureau $1,058
Anheuser-Busch $1,000
Spcoa Pac $1,000
Illinois State Dental Society $1,000

District 49

DeMuzio represented Illinois Senate District 49. District 49 is located in Southwestern Illinois near the Missouri border.[7].


Demuzio is widowed with two children. She resides in Carlinville, Illinois.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Illinois Senate District 49
Succeeded by
William "Sam" McCann