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*[http://votesmart.org/candidate/6363/don-moffitt#.UIoFn4az7z0 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/candidate/6363/don-moffitt#.UIoFn4az7z0 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=142784 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=117025 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=98768 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=79821 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=63243 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=3858 2002], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=30530 2000], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=30192 1998], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=29788 1996]
 
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=142784 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=117025 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=98768 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=79821 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=63243 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=3858 2002], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=30530 2000], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=30192 1998], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=29788 1996]

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Donald L. Moffitt
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Illinois House of Representatives District 74
Incumbent
In office
1993-Present
Term ends
January 14, 2015
Years in position 21
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$67,836/year
Per diem$111/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected1992
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Treasurer, Knox County
1984-1993
Alderman, Knoxville
1977-1978
Mayor, City of Oneida
1972-1973
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Illinois, 1969
Personal
BirthdayFebruary 18, 1947
Place of birthGalesburg, Illinois
ProfessionFarmer
ReligionMethodist
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Donald L. Moffitt (b. February 18, 1947) is a Republican member of the Illinois House of Representatives, representing District 74. He was first elected to the chamber in 1992.

Biography

Moffitt earned his B.S. in Agricultural Education and Economics from the University of Illinois in 1969.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Illinois Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture & Conservation
Appropriations-Public Safety
Counties & Townships
Elementary & Secondary Education
Museums, Arts, & Cultural Enhancement
Veterans' Affairs

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2014

See also: Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Illinois House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place March 18, 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was December 2, 2013. Incumbent Donald L. Moffitt ran unopposed in the Republican primary and is unchallenged in the general election.[1][2][3]

2012

See also: Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2012

Moffitt won re-election in the 2012 election for Illinois House of Representatives District 74. Moffitt was unopposed in the March 20 Republican primary and defeated August Junior (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[4][5][6]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 74, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDonald L. Moffitt Incumbent 64.9% 34,361
     Democratic August "Gus" Junior 35.1% 18,618
Total Votes 52,979

2010

See also:Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2010

Moffitt won re-election to the 74th District seat against Democrat Elizabeth Double. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on February 2nd. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[7]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 74 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Donald L. Moffitt (R) 24,899 76.33%
Elizabeth Double (D) 7,722 23.67%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Republican Donald Moffitt won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives District 74. He ran unopposed receiving 40,091 votes.[8]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 74 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Donald L. Moffitt (R) 40,091

2006

On November 7, 2006, Republican Donald Moffitt won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives District 74. He ran unopposed receiving 29,254 votes.[9]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 74 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Donald Moffitt (R) 29,254

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Moffitt is available dating back to 1996. Based on available campaign finance records, Moffitt raised a total of $1,335,524 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 23, 2013.[10]

Donald L. Moffitt's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Illinois State House, District 74 Won $243,995
2010 Illinois State House, District 74 Won $185,345
2008 Illinois State House, District 74 Won $229,390
2006 Illinois State House, District 74 Won $149,671
2004 Illinois State House, District 74 Won $157,644
2002 Illinois State House, District 74 Won $103,600
2000 Illinois State House, District 94 Won $96,281
1998 Illinois State House, District 94 Won $76,483
1996 Illinois State House, District 94 Won $93,115
Grand Total Raised $1,335,524

2012

Moffitt won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Moffitt raised a total of $243,995.
Illinois House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Donald L. Moffitt's campaign in 2012
Illinois Education Association$28,000
Alexis Fire Equipment$6,000
John Deere & Co$5,000
Chicago Land Operators Joint Labor Management$5,000
Osf Saint Francis Inc$4,000
Total Raised in 2012$243,995
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Moffitt won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Moffitt raised a total of $185,345.

2008

Moffitt won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Moffitt raised a total of $229,390.

2006

Moffitt won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Moffitt raised a total of $149,671.

2004

Moffitt won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, Moffitt raised a total of $157,644.

2002

Moffitt won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2002. During that election cycle, Moffitt raised a total of $103,600.

2000

Moffitt won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2000. During that election cycle, Moffitt raised a total of $96,281.

1998

Moffitt won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 1998. During that election cycle, Moffitt raised a total of $76,483.

1996

Moffitt won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 1996. During that election cycle, Moffitt raised a total of $93,115.

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."[11][12]

2012

Moffitt received a score of 50.00 out of 100 in 2012 for a grade of D- according to the IOP’s grading scale. His score was tied for the 55th highest among all 120 members of the Illinois House of Representatives included in the Vote Card.[12]

Personal

Moffitt and his wife, Carolyn, have three children. He is a member of the Carver Community Action Agency, Galesburg Lions Club, Finance Chair of the Knoxville United Methodist Church of the Masonic Lodge, and the Knox County Farm Bureau.[13]

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