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}}{{tnr}}'''Edward "Eddie" Acevedo''' (b. July 23, 1963) is a [[Democratic Party (United States)|Democratic]] member of the [[Illinois House of Representatives]], representing District 2 since 1997. He currently serves as [[State House Assistant Majority Leader|Assistant Majority Leader]].
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}}{{tnr}}'''Edward "Eddie" Acevedo''' (b. July 23, 1963) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Illinois House of Representatives]], representing District 2 and serving as [[State House Assistant Majority Leader|Assistant Majority Leader]]. He was first elected to the chamber in 1996.
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==

Revision as of 12:05, 1 July 2013

Edward Acevedo
Edward Acevedo.jpg
Illinois House of Representatives District 2
Incumbent
In office
1997-Present
Term ends
January 12, 2013
Years in position 17
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$67,836/year
Per diem$111/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected1996
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Education
OtherAGS, Harold Washington College
Personal
BirthdayJuly 23, 1963
Place of birthChicago, IL
ProfessionPolice Officer, Chicago
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Edward "Eddie" Acevedo (b. July 23, 1963) is a Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives, representing District 2 and serving as Assistant Majority Leader. He was first elected to the chamber in 1996.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Illinois Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations-Elementary & Secondary Education
Bio-Technology, Chair
Energy
Executive
Financial Institutions

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2012

Acevedo won re-election in the 2012 election for Illinois House of Representatives District 2. He defeated Joe Trutin and Temoc Morfin in the Democratic primary on March 20, 2012 and was unopposed in the November 6 general election.[1][2]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 2, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEdward Acevedo Incumbent 100% 18,559
Total Votes 18,559


Illinois House of Representatives, District 2 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngEdward J. Acevedo Incumbent 54.7% 3,458
Joe Trutin 15.7% 989
Temoc Morfin 29.6% 1,872
Total Votes 6,319

2010

See also:Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2010

Acevedo won re-election to the 2nd District Seat in 2010 with no opposition. He defeated Robert Martinez (1,204 votes), Joe Trutin (1,058 votes), and Richard Schultz (850 votes) in the Democratic primary on February 2nd. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[3]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 2 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Edward Acevedo (D) 10,711 100.0%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Democrat Edward Acevedo won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives District 2 receiving 16,327 votes, ahead of Ante Marijan (G) who received 3,372 votes.[4]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 2 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Edward Acevedo (D) 16,327
Ante Marijan (G) 3,372

2006

On November 7, 2006, Democrat Edward Acevedo won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives District 2 receiving 12,001 votes.[5]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 2 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Edward Acevedo (D) 12,001

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Acevedo collected $324,038 in campaign contributions. The largest contributors are listed below:[6]

Illinois House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Edward Acevedo's campaign in 2010
Associated Beer Distributors Of Illinois$20,000
Ameren$18,000
Friends Of Michael J Madigan$14,909
Heat & Frost Insulators Local 17$10,000
Comed$9,900
Total Raised in 2010 $324,038

2008

In 2008, Acevedo collected $312,810 in donations.[7]

Listed below are those that contributed most to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Associated Beer Distributors of Illinois $20,500
Ameren $12,500
Mexican American Democratic Organization $8,000
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association $7,750
AT&T $7,500
Comed $7,500
Tropical Optical Corp $6,750
Friends of Michael J. Madigan $6,429
Heat & Frost Insulators Local 17 $6,000
Gabriel Lopez $5,000
Luking & Associates $5,000
Aztec Material $4,000
AFSCME Illinois Council 31 $3,650
Illinois Pro-Choice $3,562
Illinois Credit Union League $3,500
Sorling Northrup Hanna Cullen & Cochran $3,250
Citizens to re-elect Joseph Berrios $3,000
Illinois Automobile Dealers Association $3,000
Wine & Spirits Distributors of Illinois $2,750
Illinois Optometric Association $2,750

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."[8][9]

2012

Acevedo received a score of 33.33 out of 100 in 2012 for a grade of F according to the IOP’s grading scale. His score was the 92nd highest among all 120 members of the Illinois House of Representatives included in the Vote Card.[9]

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