Iris Martinez

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Iris Martinez
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Illinois State Senate District 20
Incumbent
In office
2003 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2013
Years in position 11
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$67,836/year
Per diem$132/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2008
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Personal
BirthdayFebruary 25, 1956
Place of birthChicago, Illinois
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Iris Martinez is a Democratic member of the Illinois State Senate. Martinez has served in the Illinois State Senate since 2003. Martinez was re-elected in November of 2008 with her term expiring in 2013.

Martinez attended Northeastern University and Illinois-Chicago.

Martinez is a former Human Services Assistant and a Full-Time Senator.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Martinez has been appointed to these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Martinez served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Illinois State Senate elections, 2012

Martinez is running for re-election to the 20th District seat in the Illinois State Senate in 2012. She was unopposed in the Democratic Primary on March 20[2] and is unopposed in the general election, which will take place on November 6, 2012.

2008

On November 4, 2008, Democrat Iris Martinez won re-election to the Illinois State Senate District 20. She ran unopposed receiving 42,310 votes.[3]


Illinois State Senate, District 20 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Iris Martinez (D) 42,310


Campaign donors

2008

In 2008, Martinez collected $737,775 in donations.[4]

Listed below are those that contributed most to her campaign.

Donor Amount
Illinois Senate Democratic Fund $470,000
Food & Commercial Workers Local 881 $13,831
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association $6,500
Comed $5,700
Sonia Torres Mendoza $5,000
Illinois Laborers $5,000
Luking & Associates $5,000
Chicago Game & Gourmet $5,000
Karen V. Mata $5,000
AT&T $4,000
Gabriel Lopez $3,800
Service Employees Local 880 $3,486
Illinois Pro-Choice $3,153
City Vista Captial $3,000
Comcast $3,000
Michael J. Romo $3,000
Centinela Capital Partners $3,000
Jorge G. Castro $3,000
John Chalker TTEE $3,000
Bast Services Inc. $2,500


District 20

Martinez represents Illinois Senate District 20. District 20 includes the Irving Park and Harwood Heights Neighborhood on the West Side of Chicago[5].

Personal

Martinez is single with one child and resides in Chicago, Illinois.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Illinois Senate District 20
2003–present
Succeeded by
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