|Illinois House of Representatives District 17|
| Term in office began|
| Term in office ended|
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.
- Appropriations-Elementary & Secondary Education
- Appropriations-Human Services
- Business Occupational Licenses (Ranking Minority Member)
- Disability Services
- Financial Institutions
- Joint Comm. on Government Reform Committee, Illinois Legislature
- Health & Healthcare Disparities (Ranking Minority Member)
- Health Care Licenses
Coulson did not seek re-election in 2010.
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 received 25,959 votes.
|Indiana House of Representatives, District 17 (2008)|
|Elizabeth Coulson (R)||27,540|
|Ante Marijan (D)||25,959|
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.
|Indiana House of Representatives, District 17 (2006)|
|Elizabeth Coulson (R)||22,747|
|Judith-Rae Ross (D)||15,646|
In 2008, Coulson collected $473,695 in donations.
Listed below are those that contributed most to her campaign.
|House Republican Organization of Illinois||$46,721|
|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|
|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|
- Illinois General Assembly - Representative Elizabeth Coulson (R) 17th District
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000, 1998, 1996
|Illinois House of Representatives District 17
| Succeeded by|
Daniel K. Biss
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