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}}{{tnr}}'''Elizabeth Hernandez''' (b. July 14, 1961) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Illinois House of Representatives]], representing District 24.  She was first elected to the chamber in 2002. She has also served on the [[Cicero, Illinois|Cicero]] Board of Education since 1985.
 
}}{{tnr}}'''Elizabeth Hernandez''' (b. July 14, 1961) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Illinois House of Representatives]], representing District 24.  She was first elected to the chamber in 2002. She has also served on the [[Cicero, Illinois|Cicero]] Board of Education since 1985.
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==Biography==
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Hernandez earned her A.A. from Morton College in 2001.  Her professional experience includes serving as a Senior Policy Advisor to former Lt. Gov. [[Pat Quinn]] and working for Cicero Public School District 99 for seventeen years.<ref>[http://www.staterephernandez.com/about.htm ''Official personal website,'' "About Elizabeth Hernandez," accessed February 24, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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==Personal==
 
==Personal==
Hernandez served on the Pilsen/Little Village Mental Health Board from 2001-2002, Latinos of Berwyn/Cicero Organization Board from 1990-2002, and was Secretary of the Cicero/Berwyn Children's Center from 1985-2002.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=33441 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Hernandez]</ref>
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Hernandez and her husband, Charles, have three children.  She served on the Pilsen/Little Village Mental Health Board from 2001-2002, Latinos of Berwyn/Cicero Organization Board from 1990-2002, and was Secretary of the Cicero/Berwyn Children's Center from 1985-2002.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=33441 ''Project Vote Smart,'' "Rep. Hernandez," accessed February 24, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=33441 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=33441 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.housedem.state.il.us/members/hernandezl/index.htm Illinois House Democrats - Elizabeth 'Lisa' Hernandez]
 
*[http://www.housedem.state.il.us/members/hernandezl/index.htm Illinois House Democrats - Elizabeth 'Lisa' Hernandez]
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*[http://openstates.org/il/legislators/ILL000112/elizabeth-hernandez/ Profile from Open States]
 
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=142757 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=116779 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=98704 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?si=200614&c=417277 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?si=200414&c=395893 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?si=200214&c=38864 2002]
 
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=142757 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=116779 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=98704 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?si=200614&c=417277 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?si=200414&c=395893 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?si=200214&c=38864 2002]
  

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Elizabeth Hernandez
Elizabeth Hernandez.jpg
Illinois House of Representatives District 24
Incumbent
In office
2003-Present
Term ends
January 14, 2015
Years in position 11
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$67,836/year
Per diem$111/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Associate'sMorton College, 2001
Personal
BirthdayJuly 14, 1961
Place of birthFort Leonard, MO
ProfessionFull-time state legislator
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Elizabeth Hernandez (b. July 14, 1961) is a Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives, representing District 24. She was first elected to the chamber in 2002. She has also served on the Cicero Board of Education since 1985.

Biography

Hernandez earned her A.A. from Morton College in 2001. Her professional experience includes serving as a Senior Policy Advisor to former Lt. Gov. Pat Quinn and working for Cicero Public School District 99 for seventeen years.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Illinois Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations-Elementary & Secondary Education, Vice-chair
Appropriations-Human Services
Bio-Technology
Business Growth & Incentives
Consumer Protection, Chair
Higher Education, Vice-chair
Labor & Commerce

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Hernandez 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 take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was December 2, 2013. Incumbent Elizabeth Hernandez 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

Hernandez won re-election in the 2012 election for Illinois House of Representatives District 24. Hernandez defeated Neftalie Gonzalez and Robert Reyes in the March 20 Democratic primary and ran unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[5][6][7]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 24, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngElizabeth Hernandez Incumbent 100% 19,249
Total Votes 19,249
Illinois House of Representatives, District 24 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngElizabeth Hernandez Incumbent 63% 3,754
Neftalie Gonzalez 5% 296
Robert Reyes 32% 1,907
Total Votes 5,957

2010

See also:Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2010

Hernandez won re-election to the 24th District Seat in 2010 with no opposition. She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on February 2nd. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[8]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 24 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Elizabeth Hernandez (D) 9,699 100.0%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Democrat Elizabeth Hernandez won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives District 24. She ran unopposed receiving 17,165 votes.[9]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 24 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Elizabeth Hernanadez (D) 17,165

2006

On November 7, 2006, Democrat Elizabeth Hernandez won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives District 24 receiving 10,041 votes ahead of Republican John Paul Ledvina who received 2,782 votes.[10]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 24 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Elizabeth Hernandez (D) 10,041
John Paul Ledvina (R) 2,782

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Hernandez is available dating back to 2002. Based on available campaign finance records, Hernandez raised a total of $840,655 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 18, 2013.[11]

Elizabeth Hernandez's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Illinois State House, District 24 Won $308,285
2010 Illinois State House, District 24 Won $181,079
2008 Illinois State House, District 24 Won $96,147
2006 Illinois State House, District 24 Won $170,682
2004 Illinois State House, District 24 Defeated $40,309
2002 Illinois State House, District 24 Defeated $44,153
Grand Total Raised $840,655

2012

Hernandez won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Hernandez raised a total of $308,285.
Illinois House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Elizabeth Hernandez's campaign in 2012
Democratic Party of Illinois$36,540
Tropical Optical Corp$9,300
Illinois Laborers$8,000
Service Employees Healthcare Illinois Indiana$6,784
Associated Beer Distributors of Illinois$5,500
Total Raised in 2012$308,285
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Hernandez won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Hernandez raised a total of $181,079.

2008

Hernandez won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Hernandez raised a total of $96,147.

2006

Hernandez won election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Hernandez raised a total of $170,682.

2004

Hernandez lost the election for the Illinois House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, Hernandez raised a total of $40,309.

2002

Hernandez lost the election for the Illinois House of Representatives in 2002. During that election cycle, Hernandez raised a total of $44,153.

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."[12][13]

2012

Hernandez received a score of 25.00 out of 100 in 2012 for a grade of F according to the IOP’s grading scale. Her score was tied for the 97th highest among all 120 members of the Illinois House of Representatives included in the Vote Card.[13]

Personal

Hernandez and her husband, Charles, have three children. She served on the Pilsen/Little Village Mental Health Board from 2001-2002, Latinos of Berwyn/Cicero Organization Board from 1990-2002, and was Secretary of the Cicero/Berwyn Children's Center from 1985-2002.[14]

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