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}}{{tnr}}'''Emily McAsey''' (née Klunk, b. March 14, 1978) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Illinois House of Representatives]], representing District 85. She was first elected to the chamber in 2009.
  
McAsey received her JD from the Loyola University Chicago School of Law, and BA from The College of William and Mary.
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McAsey earned her B.A. from The College of William and Mary and her J.D. from the Loyola University Chicago School of Law. Her professional experience includes working as a lawyer and a teacher.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=101830 Project Vote Smart - Rep. McAsey]</ref>
 
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She has served as an Assistant State's Attorney in the [[sunshinereview:Will County, Illinois|Will County]] State Attorney's Office, and teacher at Century Junior High School, Orland Park, District 135.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=101830 Project Vote Smart - Rep. McAsey]</ref>
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==

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Emily McAsey
Emily McAsey.jpg
Illinois House of Representatives District 85
Incumbent
In office
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
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sThe College of William and Mary, 2000
J.D.Loyola University Chicago School of Law, 2006
Personal
BirthdayMarch 14, 1978
Place of birthChicago, IL
ProfessionAttorney
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Emily McAsey (née Klunk, b. March 14, 1978) is a Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives, representing District 85. She was first elected to the chamber in 2009.

McAsey earned her B.A. from The College of William and Mary and her J.D. from the Loyola University Chicago School of Law. Her professional experience includes working as a lawyer and a teacher.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Illinois Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations-Elementary & Secondary Education
Economic Development
Environment, Chair
State Government Administration, VIce-chair
Veterans' Affairs

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2012

McAsey won re-election in the 2012 election for Illinois House of Representatives District 85. McAsey was unopposed in the March 20 Democratic primary and was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3][4]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 85, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEmily McAsey Incumbent 100% 30,834
Total Votes 30,834


2010

See also:Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2010

McAsey won re-election to the 85th District seat against Republican Maripat Oliver. She ran unopposed in the Republican primary on February 2nd. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[5]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 85 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Emily McAsey (D) 21,740 60.88%
Maripat Oliver (R) 13,969 39.12%


2008

On November 4, 2008, Democrat Emily McAsey won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives District 85 receiving 30,683 votes, ahead of Republican Brent Hassert who received 21,630 votes.[6]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 85 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Emily McAsey (D) 30,683
Brent Hassert (R) 21,630

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, McAsey collected $492,101 in campaign contributions. The largest contributors are listed below:[7]

Illinois House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Emily McAsey's campaign in 2010
Illinois Democratic Party$249,258
Friends Of Michael Madigan$27,289
Downstate Democratic Caucus$22,000
Construction & General Laborers District Council Of Chicago & Vicinity$12,100
Illinois State Conference Of Electrical Workers$10,000
Total Raised in 2010 $492,101

2008

In 2008, McAsey collected $553,889 in donations.[8]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to her campaign.

Donor Amount
Illinois Democratic Party $451,012
Health Care Service Corp $12,000
AFSCME Illinois Council 31 $10,000
Citizens for Fred Crespo $10,000
Development Specialists $6,000

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."[9][10]

2012

McAsey received a score of 57.14 out of 100 in 2012 for a grade of D according to the IOP’s grading scale. Her score was tied for the 50th highest among all 120 members of the Illinois House of Representatives included in the Vote Card.[10]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Brent Hassert (R)
Illinois House of Representatives District 85
2009–present
Succeeded by
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