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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."<ref>[https://illinoisopportunity.org/the-project/ Illinois Opportunity Project, "The Project," accessed February 21, 2013]</ref><ref name="IOP">[http://illinoisopportunity.org/votecard/ Illinois Opportunity Project, Legislative Vote Card home page, accessed February 21, 2013]</ref>
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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."<ref>[https://illinoisopportunity.org/the-project/ ''Illinois Opportunity Project'', "The Project," accessed February 21, 2013]</ref><ref name="IOP">[http://illinoisopportunity.org/votecard/ Illinois Opportunity Project, Legislative Vote Card home page, accessed February 21, 2013]</ref>
 
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Jackson received a score of 12.50 out of 100 in 2012 for a grade of F according to the IOP’s grading scale.  His 12.50 score was tied for the 111th highest among all 120 members of the [[Illinois House of Representatives]] included in the Vote Card.<ref name="IOP"/>
 
Jackson received a score of 12.50 out of 100 in 2012 for a grade of F according to the IOP’s grading scale.  His 12.50 score was tied for the 111th highest among all 120 members of the [[Illinois House of Representatives]] included in the Vote Card.<ref name="IOP"/>

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Eddie Lee Jackson
Eddie Lee Jackson, Sr..jpg
Illinois House of Representatives District 114
Incumbent
In office
January 9, 2009-Present
Term ends
January 14, 2015
Years in position 5
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$67,836/year
Per diem$111/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
AppointedJanuary 9, 2009
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sSouthern Illinois University-Edwardsville
OtherMCP, Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Eddie Lee Jackson is a Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives, representing District 114. He was first appointed to the chamber on January 9, 2009.

Biography

Jackson earned his B.S. and M.C.P. in Education from Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Illinois Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations-Elementary & Secondary Education
Consumer Protection, Vice-chair
Counties & Townships, Chair
Energy
Executive

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Jackson 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 Eddie Lee Jackson ran unopposed in the Democratic primary and is unchallenged in the general election.[2][3][4]

2012

See also: Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2012

Jackson won re-election in the 2012 election for Illinois House of Representatives District 114. Jackson was unopposed in the March 20 Democratic primary and defeated Ryan Stookey (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[5][6][7]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 114, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEddie Lee Jackson Incumbent 59.9% 27,584
     Republican Ryan Stookey 40.1% 18,474
Total Votes 46,058

2010

See also:Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2010

Jackson won re-election to the 114th District Seat in 2010 with no opposition. He defeated Carl Officer and Will McGaughy in the Democratic primary on February 2nd. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[8]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 114 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Eddie Lee Jackson (D) 23,086 100.0%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Jackson is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Jackson raised a total of $549,659 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 24, 2013.[9]

Eddie Lee Jackson's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Illinois State House, District 114 Won $94,227
2010 Illinois State House, District 114 Won $455,432
Grand Total Raised $549,659

2012

Jackson won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Jackson raised a total of $94,227.
Illinois House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Eddie Lee Jackson's campaign in 2012
Casino Queen$12,055
Illinois Education Association$12,000
Southwest Area Council Federation of Teachers$4,200
Illinois Federation of Teachers$3,500
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association$3,000
Total Raised in 2012$94,227
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Jackson won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Jackson raised a total of $455,432.

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."[10][11]

2012

Jackson received a score of 12.50 out of 100 in 2012 for a grade of F according to the IOP’s grading scale. His 12.50 score was tied for the 111th highest among all 120 members of the Illinois House of Representatives included in the Vote Card.[11]

Personal

Jackson and his wife, Pearlie, have two children.[1]

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Preceded by
Wyvetter H. Younge
Illinois House of Representatives District 114
2009–present
Succeeded by
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