Don Harmon

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Don Harmon
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Illinois State Senate District 39
Assumed office
Current term ends
January 12, 2013
Political party Democratic
Profession Attorney
Website Senate website
Don Harmon is a Democratic member of the Illinois State Senate. He has served in the Illinois Senate since 2003. Harmon was re-elected in November of 2006 with his term expiring in 2010. Harmon currently serves as an Assistant Majority Leader.

Harmon graduated from Knox College with his Bachelor's degree and later graduated with his Master's in Business Administration and Juris Doctor degrees from the University of Chicago. Harmon is a practicing Attorney in addition to being a Senator.

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Harmon has been appointed to these committees:


In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Harmon served on these committees:



On November 7, 2006, Democrat Don Harmon won re-election to the Illinois State Senate District 39 receiving 57,487 votes, ahead of Republican Jim Rowe receiving 11,159 votes.[2]

Illinois State Senate, District 39 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Don Harmon (D) 57,487
Jim Rowe (R) 11,159

Campaign Donors


In 2008, Harmon collected $564,423 in donations.[3]

Listed below are those that contributed most to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Illinois Education Association $25,000
Donald F. Harmon $15,503
Chicago Automobile Trade Association $12,500
US Smokeless Tobacco $10,000
Illinois Venture Capital Association $10,000
Kevin J. Conway $10,000
Simmonscooper LLC $8,325
Associated Beer Distributors of Illinois $8,000
Clifford Law Offices $7,650
Chapman & Cutler $7,500
Cottonwood Financial LTD $7,000
AT&T $6,686
Luke Casson $6,550
Devon C. Bruce $6,000
Midwest Energy $6,000
Illinois Credit Union League $5,400
Austin Mental Health LLC $5,000
Paul Fisher $4,600
Mayer Brown Rowe & Maw $4,500
Illinois Bankers Association $4,000

District 39

Harmon represents Illinois Senate District 39. District 39 includes the South Central Chicago suburbs of Oak Park and Cicero[4].


Don is married to Teresa Harmon. They have three children and reside in Oak Park, Illinois.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Illinois Senate District 39
Succeeded by