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===District 1===
 
===District 1===
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:{{bluedot}} <u>'''February 2 Democratic primary result:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''February 2 Democratic primary result:</u>
 
:* [[Antonio Munoz]] '''8,123''' {{approved}} Incumbent Munoz has represented district 1 since 1999.
 
:* [[Antonio Munoz]] '''8,123''' {{approved}} Incumbent Munoz has represented district 1 since 1999.
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:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:*No Republicans filed to run for this seat.
 
:*No Republicans filed to run for this seat.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Antonio Munoz]]
  
 
===District 4===
 
===District 4===
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:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:*No Republicans filed to run for this seat.
 
:*No Republicans filed to run for this seat.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Kimberly Lightford]]
  
 
===District 7===
 
===District 7===
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:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:* [[Adam Robinson]] '''2,205''' {{approved}}
 
:* [[Adam Robinson]] '''2,205''' {{approved}}
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Heather Steans]]
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:{{reddot}} [[Adam Robinson]]
  
 
===District 10===
 
===District 10===
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:'''Note:''' Incumbent [[James DeLeo]] (D) did not seek re-election.
 
:'''Note:''' Incumbent [[James DeLeo]] (D) did not seek re-election.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[John G. Mulroe]]
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:{{reddot}} [[Brian G. Doherty]]
  
 
===District 13===
 
===District 13===
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:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u><br>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u><br>
 
:*No Republicans filed to run for this seat.
 
:*No Republicans filed to run for this seat.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Kwame Raoul]] 
  
 
===District 16===
 
===District 16===
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:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:*No Republicans filed to run for this seat.
 
:*No Republicans filed to run for this seat.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Jacqueline Collins]]
  
 
===District 19===
 
===District 19===
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:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
:*[[Adam Wojcik]] {{approved}}
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:*[[Adam Wojcik]]
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Maggie Crotty]]
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:{{reddot}} [[Adam Wojcik]]
  
 
===District 22===
 
===District 22===
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:*[[Steven J. Rauschenberger]] '''6,369''' {{approved}}
 
:*[[Steven J. Rauschenberger]] '''6,369''' {{approved}}
 
:*Jeffrey Meyer 4
 
:*Jeffrey Meyer 4
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Michael Noland]]
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:{{reddot}} [[Steven J. Rauschenberger]]
  
 
===District 25===
 
===District 25===
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:*[[Chris Lauzen]] '''22,717''' {{approved}} Incumbent Lauzen has represented district 25 since 1992.
 
:*[[Chris Lauzen]] '''22,717''' {{approved}} Incumbent Lauzen has represented district 25 since 1992.
 
:*P. Sean Michels 9,711
 
:*P. Sean Michels 9,711
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Leslie N. Juby]]
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:{{reddot}} [[Chris Lauzen]]
  
 
===District 28===
 
===District 28===
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:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:*[[John Millner]] '''14,283''' {{approved}} Incumbent Millner has represented district 28 since 2005.
 
:*[[John Millner]] '''14,283''' {{approved}} Incumbent Millner has represented district 28 since 2005.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Corinne Michele Pierog]]
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:{{reddot}} [[John Millner]]
  
 
===District 31===
 
===District 31===
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:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:*[[Suzi Schmidt]] '''13,395''' {{approved}}
 
:*[[Suzi Schmidt]] '''13,395''' {{approved}}
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Michael Bond]]
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:{{reddot}} [[Suzi Schmidt]]
  
 
===District 34===
 
===District 34===
  
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''February 2 Democratic primary result:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''February 2 Democratic primary result:</u>
:*Jennifer Cacciapaglia '''5,341''' - won Senate primary then withdrew from Senate race March 2010
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:*Jennifer Cacciapaglia '''5,341''' {{approved}} won Senate primary then withdrew from Senate race March 2010
:*[[Marla Wilson]] - (won '''House''' primary {{approved}}) , chosen in April 2010 by Democratic party to run in Senate general election
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:*[[Marla Wilson]] - (won '''House''' primary) , chosen in April 2010 by Democratic party to run in Senate general election
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:*[[Dave Syverson]] '''9,533''' {{approved}} Incumbent Syverson has represented district 34 since 1993.
 
:*[[Dave Syverson]] '''9,533''' {{approved}} Incumbent Syverson has represented district 34 since 1993.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Marla Wilson]]
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:{{reddot}} [[Dave Syverson]]
  
 
===District 37===
 
===District 37===
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:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:*[[Dale Risinger]] '''20,571''' {{approved}} Incumbent Risinger has represented district 37 since 2003.
 
:*[[Dale Risinger]] '''20,571''' {{approved}} Incumbent Risinger has represented district 37 since 2003.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{reddot}} [[Dale Risinger]]
  
 
===District 40===
 
===District 40===
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:*[[Adam Baumgartner]] '''6,048''' {{approved}}
 
:*[[Adam Baumgartner]] '''6,048''' {{approved}}
 
:*Judy Ogalla 4,470
 
:*Judy Ogalla 4,470
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Toi Hutchinson]]
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:{{reddot}} [[Adam Baumgartner]]
  
 
===District 43===
 
===District 43===
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:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
:*[[Cedra Crenshaw]] {{approved}}
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:*[[Cedra Crenshaw]]
  
 
:{{greydot}} <u>'''Independent Conservative candidate</u>
 
:{{greydot}} <u>'''Independent Conservative candidate</u>
 
:*Christopher Pedersen - Pedersen was removed from the ballot on July 9, 2010
 
:*Christopher Pedersen - Pedersen was removed from the ballot on July 9, 2010
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Arthur Wilhelmi]]
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:{{reddot}} [[Cedra Crenshaw]]
  
 
===District 46===
 
===District 46===
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:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:*No Republicans filed to run for this seat.
 
:*No Republicans filed to run for this seat.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[David Koehler]]
  
 
===District 49===
 
===District 49===
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:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:*[[William McCann|William "Sam" McCann]] '''12,862''' {{approved}}
 
:*[[William McCann|William "Sam" McCann]] '''12,862''' {{approved}}
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Deanna Demuzio]]
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:{{reddot}} [[William McCann|William "Sam" McCann]]
  
 
===District 51===
 
===District 51===
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:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:*[[Kyle McCarter]] '''13,449''' {{approved}} Incumbent McCarter has represented district 51 since 2008.
 
:*[[Kyle McCarter]] '''13,449''' {{approved}} Incumbent McCarter has represented district 51 since 2008.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Tim Dudley]]
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:{{reddot}} [[Kyle McCarter]]
  
 
===District 52===
 
===District 52===
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:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:*[[Al Reynolds]] '''1,257''' {{approved}}
 
:*[[Al Reynolds]] '''1,257''' {{approved}}
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Mike Frerichs]]
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:{{reddot}} [[Al Reynolds]]
  
 
===District 55===
 
===District 55===
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''February 2 Democratic primary result:</u>
 
:{{bluedot}} <u>'''February 2 Democratic primary result:</u>
:*[[Josh Weger]] {{approved}}
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:*[[Josh Weger]]
  
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:*[[Dale Righter]] '''23,863''' {{approved}} Incumbent Righter has represented district 55 since 2003.
 
:*[[Dale Righter]] '''23,863''' {{approved}} Incumbent Righter has represented district 55 since 2003.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Josh Weger]]
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:{{reddot}} [[Dale Righter]]
  
 
===District 58===
 
===District 58===
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:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:{{reddot}} <u>'''February 2 GOP primary result:</u>
 
:*[[David Luechtefeld]] '''12,653''' {{approved}} Incumbent Luechtefeld has represented district 58 since 1995.
 
:*[[David Luechtefeld]] '''12,653''' {{approved}} Incumbent Luechtefeld has represented district 58 since 1995.
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<u>'''''November 2 General election candidates:'''''</u>
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:{{bluedot}} [[Jeremy Randal Walker]]
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:{{reddot}} [[David Luechtefeld]]
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==

Revision as of 16:26, 20 October 2010

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Illinois State Senate elections, 2010

Majority controlCampaign contributions

QualificationsCompetitiveness analysis

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Illinois State Senate
Elections for the office of Illinois State Senator will be held in Illinois on November 2, 2010. Seats in every third district (1, 4, 7...) and also district 51 are up for election in 2010, for a total of 21 of 59 districts.

The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in these elections was November 2, 2009, and the primary election day was February 2, 2010.

Under the Illinois Constitution of 1970, senators are divided into three groups, each group having a two-year term at a different part of the decade between censuses, with the rest of the decade being taken up by two four-year terms. In Illinois, senators have no term limits.

The incumbent senator is running in 20 of the 21 state senate races. (95.24%)

See also: Illinois State Senate and State legislative elections, 2010

Campaign contributions

See also: State-by-state comparison of donations to state senate campaigns

This chart shows how many candidates ran for state senate in Illinois in past years and the cumulative amount of campaign contritubions in state senate races, including contributions in both primary and general election contests. All figures come from Follow The Money.[1]

Year Number of candidates Total contributions
2008 74 $25,856,554
2006 77 $27,398,829
2004 37 $17,305,449
2002 120 $34,677,544

Qualifications

Article IV of the Illinois Constitution states: To be eligible to serve as a member of the General Assembly, a person must be a United States citizen, at least 21 years old, and for the two years preceding his election or appointment a resident of the district which he is to represent.

Majority control

See also: Partisan composition of state senates
Party As of December 2014
     Democratic Party 40
     Republican Party 19
Total 59


List of candidates

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District 1

Democratic Party February 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Antonio Munoz 8,123 Approveda Incumbent Munoz has represented district 1 since 1999.
  • Adolfo Mondragon 3,740
Republican Party February 2 GOP primary result:
  • No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Antonio Munoz

District 4

Democratic Party February 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party February 2 GOP primary result:
  • No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Kimberly Lightford

District 7

Democratic Party February 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Heather Steans 13,977 Approveda Incumbent Steans has represented district 7 since 2008.
  • Jim Madigan 7,595
Republican Party February 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Heather Steans
Republican Party Adam Robinson

District 10

Democratic Party February 2 Democratic primary result:
  • John G. Mulroe 10,036 Approveda
  • Thomas Ryan 5,809
  • Mary Sendra Anselmo 5,248
  • Wanda Majcher 2,527
Republican Party February 2 GOP primary result:
Note: Incumbent James DeLeo (D) did not seek re-election.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party John G. Mulroe
Republican Party Brian G. Doherty

District 13

Democratic Party February 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Kwame Raoul 26,940 Approveda Incumbent Raoul has represented district 13 since 2004.
Republican Party February 2 GOP primary result:
  • No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Kwame Raoul

District 16

Democratic Party February 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party February 2 GOP primary result:
  • No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Jacqueline Collins

District 19

Democratic Party February 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Maggie Crotty 22,180 Approveda Incumbent Crotty has represented district 19 since 2003.
Republican Party February 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Maggie Crotty
Republican Party Adam Wojcik

District 22

Democratic Party February 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Michael Noland 5,802 Approveda Incumbent Noland has represented district 22 since 2007.
Republican Party February 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Michael Noland
Republican Party Steven J. Rauschenberger

District 25

Democratic Party February 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party February 2 GOP primary result:
  • Chris Lauzen 22,717 Approveda Incumbent Lauzen has represented district 25 since 1992.
  • P. Sean Michels 9,711

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Leslie N. Juby
Republican Party Chris Lauzen

District 28

Democratic Party February 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party February 2 GOP primary result:
  • John Millner 14,283 Approveda Incumbent Millner has represented district 28 since 2005.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Corinne Michele Pierog
Republican Party John Millner

District 31

Democratic Party February 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Michael Bond 7,261 Approveda Incumbent Bond has represented district 31 since 2006.
Republican Party February 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Michael Bond
Republican Party Suzi Schmidt

District 34

Democratic Party February 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Jennifer Cacciapaglia 5,341 Approveda won Senate primary then withdrew from Senate race March 2010
  • Marla Wilson - (won House primary) , chosen in April 2010 by Democratic party to run in Senate general election
Republican Party February 2 GOP primary result:
  • Dave Syverson 9,533 Approveda Incumbent Syverson has represented district 34 since 1993.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Marla Wilson
Republican Party Dave Syverson

District 37

Democratic Party February 2 Democratic primary result:
  • No Democrats filed to run for this seat.
Republican Party February 2 GOP primary result:
  • Dale Risinger 20,571 Approveda Incumbent Risinger has represented district 37 since 2003.

November 2 General election candidates:

Republican Party Dale Risinger

District 40

Democratic Party February 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Toi Hutchinson 12,494 Approveda Incumbent Hutchinson has represented district 40 since 2008.
Republican Party February 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Toi Hutchinson
Republican Party Adam Baumgartner

District 43

Democratic Party February 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Arthur Wilhelmi 11,480 Approveda Incumbent Wilhelmi has represented district 43 since 2005.
Republican Party February 2 GOP primary result:
Independent Independent Conservative candidate
  • Christopher Pedersen - Pedersen was removed from the ballot on July 9, 2010

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Arthur Wilhelmi
Republican Party Cedra Crenshaw

District 46

Democratic Party February 2 Democratic primary result:
  • David Koehler 9,634 Approveda Incumbent Koehler has represented district 46 since 2006.
Republican Party February 2 GOP primary result:
  • No Republicans filed to run for this seat.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party David Koehler

District 49

Democratic Party February 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Deanna Demuzio 14,567 Approveda Incumbent Demuzio has represented district 49 since 2004.
Republican Party February 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Deanna Demuzio
Republican Party William "Sam" McCann

District 51

Democratic Party February 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party February 2 GOP primary result:
  • Kyle McCarter 13,449 Approveda Incumbent McCarter has represented district 51 since 2008.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Tim Dudley
Republican Party Kyle McCarter

District 52

Democratic Party February 2 Democratic primary result:
  • Mike Frerichs 7,008 Approveda Incumbent Frerichs has represented district 52 since 2006.
Republican Party February 2 GOP primary result:

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Mike Frerichs
Republican Party Al Reynolds

District 55

Democratic Party February 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party February 2 GOP primary result:
  • Dale Righter 23,863 Approveda Incumbent Righter has represented district 55 since 2003.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Josh Weger
Republican Party Dale Righter

District 58

Democratic Party February 2 Democratic primary result:
Republican Party February 2 GOP primary result:
  • David Luechtefeld 12,653 Approveda Incumbent Luechtefeld has represented district 58 since 1995.

November 2 General election candidates:

Democratic Party Jeremy Randal Walker
Republican Party David Luechtefeld

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