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Elizabeth Coulson
Elizabeth Coulson.jpg
Illinois House of Representatives District 17
Incumbent
Assumed office
1997
Current term ends
2010
Political party Republican
Profession Physical Therapist
Website House site
Elizabeth Coulson (b. September 8, 1954) is a Republican member of the Illinois House of Representatives, representing the 17th district where she has served since 1997. She was a Northfield Township Trustee from 1993-1997.

Coulson is a physical therapist. She served as Chair/Associate Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy at the Chicago Medical School from 1981-2002.

She is a member of many organizations, including the American Physical Therapy Association, Glenview Community Church, Glenview Leadership Council, Glenview Values Project, Glenview Women of Today, Hands of Peace Advisory Board, North Glenview Business and Professional Women's Organization Optimist Club, Pharmaceutical Advisory Board, Glenview Chamber of Commerce, Wilmette Hadassah, Wilmette Women's Club, Wilpower-Mental Health Community Group, and The Woman's Network Advisory Board.[1]

Committee membership


Elections

2010

See also:Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2010

Coulson ran for re-election to the 17th District seat against Republican Hamilton Chang. She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on February 2nd. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.

2008

On November 4, 2008, Republican Elizabeth Coulson won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives District 17 receiving 27,540 votes, ahead of Democrat Daniel Biss who recieved 25,959 votes.[2]

Indiana House of Representatives, District 17 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Elizabeth Coulson (R) 27,540
Ante Marijan (D) 25,959

2006

On November 7, 2006, Republican Elizabeth Coulson won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives District 17 receiving 22,747 votes ahead of Democrat Judith-Rae Ross who received 15,646 votes.[3]

Indiana House of Representatives, District 17 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Elizabeth Coulson (R) 22,747
Judith-Rae Ross (D) 15,646


Campaign Donors

2008

In 2008, Coulson collected $473,695 in donations.[4]

Listed below are those that contributed most to her campaign.

Donor Amount
House Republican Organization of Illinois $46,721
Illinois Pro-Choice $40,505
Illinois Health Care Association $32,993
Illinois Education Association $27,237
Illinois State Dental Society $13,000
AFSCME Illinois Council 31 $10,700
Illinois Physical Therapy Association $10,100
Illinois Hospital & Health Systems Association $9,000
Illinois State Medical Society $8,466
Associated Beer Distributors of Illinois $7,000
Health Care Service Corp $6,000
Cook County College Teachers Union $5,500
American Physical Therapy Association $5,000
Humana $4,750
Corey Steel Co. $4,500
Service Employees Local 880 $4,500
Illinois Podiatric Medical Association $3,000
Illinois State Bar Association $3,000
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals $3,000
Comcast $3,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Illinois House of Representatives District 17
1997–present
Succeeded by
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