|Illinois State Senate District 59|
| Assumed office|
| Current term ends|
Forby graduated with his High School diploma and also works as a Excavating Contractor and Farmer in addition to being a Senator.
Forby serves on these committees:
|Illinois State Senate, District 59 (2008)|
|Gary Forby (D)||49,552|
|Ken Burzynski (R)||46,727|
In 2008, Forby collected $1,395,610 in donations.
Listed below are those that contributed most to his campaign.
|Illinois Senate Democratic Fund||$450,940|
|Friends of Clayborne||$200,000|
|Illinois Federation of Teachers||$65,587|
|Illinois Health Care Association||$55,013|
|Southern & Central Illinois Laborers District Council||$43,000|
|Illinois Education Association||$42,900|
|Associated Fire Fighters of Illinois||$29,500|
|Illinois State Medical Society||$25,000|
|Friends of Don Harmon||$20,000|
|Silverstein for Senator||$18,000|
|Deep Blue Illinois||$15,000|
|Service Employees Local 880||$11,000|
|International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers||$9,450|
|Illinois Realtors Association||$8,900|
|AFSCME Illinois Council 31||$6,300|
|Associated Beer Distributors of Illinois||$6,000|
Forby represents Illinois Senate District 59. District 59 includes South Central Illinois.
Gary is married to Angie Forby. They have four children and reside in Benton, Illinois.
- Biography from the Illinois General Assembly
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000
- Sen. Forby's website
- Sen. Forby on State Surge
|Illinois Senate District 59
| Succeeded by|