Jack McGuire

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Jack McGuire
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Illinois House of Representatives District 86
Former officeholder
In office
1991-April 2012
PartyDemocratic
Leadership
Assistant Majority Leader, Illinois State House
Compensation
Base salary$67,836/year
Per diem$132/per session day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected1990
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Supervisor, Joliet Township
1982-1991
Education
Bachelor'sColorado State University, 1958
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Army
Years of service1954-1956
Personal
BirthdayMay 12, 1933
Place of birthJoliet, IL
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Jack McGuire (b. May 12, 1933) was a Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives. He represented the 86th District from 1991 to April 2012 and was serving as Assistant Majority Leader. He resigned, citing health concerns.[1]

Prior to his election to the House, McGuire served as Supervisor in Joliet Township from 1982-1991, and a Trustee from 1973-1982.

McGuire served in the United States Army, and has been a coach and teacher. He is a member of Post 1080 - American Legion, Irish-American Society of Will County, and Number 367 - Veterans of Foreign Wars.[2]


Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2012

McGuire ran for re-election to the 86th District seat in the Illinois House of Representatives in 2012. He was unopposed in the Democratic primary on March 20, 2012, and would have faced Ryan Martin Alm in the November 6 general election.[3][4] However, on April 6, he announced his retirement due to health concerns.[1]

2010

See also:Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2010

McGuire won re-election to the 86th District seat against Republican Ryan Eggert. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on February 2nd. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[5]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 86 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Jack McGuire (D) 16,675 60.38%
Ryan Eggert (R) 10,942 39.62%


2008

On November 4, 2008, Democrat Jack McGuire won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives District 86. He ran unopposed receiving 37,303 votes.[6]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 86 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jack McGuire (D) 37,303

2006

On November 7, 2006, Democrat Jack McGuire won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives District 86. He ran unopposed receiving 21,785 votes.[7]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 86 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jack McGuire (D) 21,785

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, McGuire collected $101,022 in campaign contributions. The largest contributors are listed below:[8]

Illinois House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Jack McGuire's campaign in 2010
Illinois Democratic Party$61,201
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association$3,000
Downstate Democratic Caucus$2,000
Friends Of Michael Madigan$1,500
AT&T$1,500
Total Raised in 2010 $101,022

2008

In 2008, McGuire collected $33,118 in donations.[9]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association $2,500
Federation of Teachers Local 604 $1,000
Associated Beer Distributors of Illinois $1,000
Illinois Federation of Teachers $1,000
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers $1,000

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."[10][11]

2012

McGuire received a score of 0.00 out of 100 in 2012. He did not receive a letter grade because he was not present for enough of the selected votes.[11]

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Illinois House of Representatives District 86
1991–2012
Succeeded by
Lawrence Walsh (D)