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  |Place of birth = Peoria, IL
 
  |Place of birth = Peoria, IL
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  |Profession = Full-time state legislator
 
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  |Office website = http://www.ilga.gov/house/Rep.asp?MemberID=1747  
 
  |Office website = http://www.ilga.gov/house/Rep.asp?MemberID=1747  
 
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  |Personal website = http://www.jehanGordon-Booth.com/
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}}{{tnr}}'''Jehán A. Gordon-Booth''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Illinois House of Representatives]], representing District 92 since 2009.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Jehán A. Gordon-Booth''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Illinois House of Representatives]], representing [[Illinois House of Representatives District 92|District 92]]. She was first elected to the chamber in 2008.
  
Gordon-Booth has worked in the Small Business Development Center at Bradley University, Coordinator of Retention Programs at Illinois Central University, and Volunteer in Service to America at Illinois Central College.
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==Biography==
 
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Gordon-Booth earned her B.A. in Speech Communications from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.  Her professional experience includes working in the Small Business Development Center at Bradley University, as Coordinator of Retention Programs at Illinois Central University, and Volunteer in Service to America at Illinois Central College.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=101832 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Gordon-Booth]</ref>
She is Developer/Director of the Emerging Leaders program, and Chairperson of Peoria's Promise.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=101832 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Gordon-Booth]</ref>
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2014===
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{{IL HD92 2014}}
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===2012===
 
===2012===
 
::''See also: [[Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
::''See also: [[Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
  
Gordon-Booth won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2012|Illinois House of Representatives]] District 92. Gordon-Booth was unopposed in the March 20 Democratic primary and was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.elections.il.gov/InfoForCandidates.aspx ''Illinois State Board of Elections'' "Candidate List," December 5, 2011]</ref><ref>[http://www.elections.il.gov/Downloads/ElectionInformation/VoteTotals/2012GPOfficialVote.pdf ''Illinois State Board of Elections,'' "Official 2012 Primary Results"]</ref><ref>[http://www.elections.il.gov/Downloads/ElectionInformation/VoteTotals/2012GEOfficialVote.pdf Illinois State Board of Elections, “Official Vote - November 6, 2012 General Election,” accessed January 18, 2013]</ref>
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Gordon-Booth won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2012|Illinois House of Representatives]] District 92. Gordon-Booth was unopposed in the March 20 Democratic primary and was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.elections.il.gov/InfoForCandidates.aspx ''Illinois State Board of Elections'', "Candidate List," accessed December 5, 2011]</ref><ref>[http://www.elections.il.gov/Downloads/ElectionInformation/VoteTotals/2012GPOfficialVote.pdf ''Illinois State Board of Elections'', "Official 2012 Primary Results," accessed May 14, 2014]</ref><ref>[http://www.elections.il.gov/Downloads/ElectionInformation/VoteTotals/2012GEOfficialVote.pdf ''Illinois State Board of Elections'', “Official Vote - November 6, 2012 General Election,” accessed January 18, 2013]</ref>
  
 
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===2010===
 
===2010===
 
::''See also:[[Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
 
::''See also:[[Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
  
Gordon-Booth won re-election to the 92nd District seat against Republican [[Jim Montelongo]].  She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on February 2nd.  The general election took place on November 2, 2010.<ref>[http://www.elections.il.gov/Downloads/ElectionInformation/VoteTotals/2010GEOfficialVote.pdf Illinois Official 2010 General Election Results]</ref>
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Gordon-Booth won re-election to the 92nd District seat against Republican [[Jim Montelongo]].  She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on February 2nd.  The general election took place on November 2, 2010.<ref>[http://www.elections.il.gov/Downloads/ElectionInformation/VoteTotals/2010GEOfficialVote.pdf ''Illinois Elections Division'', "Illinois Official 2010 General Election Results," November 2, 2010]</ref>
 
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===2008===
 
===2008===
  
On November 4, 2008, Democrat Jehan Gordon-Booth won re-election to the [[Illinois House of Representatives]] District 92 receiving 19,410 votes, ahead of Republican Joan Gore Krupa who received 17,224 votes.<ref>[http://www.elections.il.gov/ElectionInformation/VoteTotalSearch.aspx?id=22 ''Illinois House of Representatives official election results for 2008'']</ref>
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On November 4, 2008, Democrat Jehan Gordon-Booth won re-election to the [[Illinois House of Representatives]] District 92 receiving 19,410 votes, ahead of Republican Joan Gore Krupa who received 17,224 votes.<ref>[http://www.elections.il.gov/ElectionInformation/VoteTotalSearch.aspx?id=22 ''Illinois Elections Division'', "Illinois House of Representatives official election results for 2008," November 4, 2008]</ref>
  
 
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name = Gordon-Booth
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|Full name = Jehan Gordon-Booth
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|year = 2008
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|Editdate = July 23, 2013
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|link =<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=9254 ''followthemoney.org'', "Gordon, Jehan," accessed July 23, 2013]</ref>
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|totalraised2010 = 619348
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|result2010 = Won
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|totalraised2008 = 734141
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|result2008 = Won
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|office2008 = [[Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2008|Illinois State House, District 92]]
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===2012===
 
===2012===
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===2010===
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|name = Gordon-Booth
In 2010, Gordon-Booth collected $619,348 in campaign contributions.  The largest contributors are listed below:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=IL&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable Follow the money - Illinois House 2010 donors]</ref>
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|full Name = Jehan Gordon-Booth  
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|office= Illinois House of Representatives
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 109,275
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|org1 = Illinois Laborers
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|org2 = Illinois Black Business
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|org3 = Foresight Energy
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|org4 = Boyd Gaming
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|org5 = Illinois Education Association
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|orgamount1 = 6000
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|orgamount3 = 5000
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===2010===
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|office= Illinois House of Representatives  
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|new = no
 
|party = Democratic
 
|party = Democratic
|total raised = $619,348
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|total raised = 619,348
 
|org1 = Illinois Democratic Party
 
|org1 = Illinois Democratic Party
|org2 = Stand For Children
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|org2 = Stand for Children
 
|org3 = Downstate Democratic Caucus
 
|org3 = Downstate Democratic Caucus
 
|org4 = Service Employees Healthcare Illinois Indiana
 
|org4 = Service Employees Healthcare Illinois Indiana
 
|org5 = North Central Illinois Laborers District Council
 
|org5 = North Central Illinois Laborers District Council
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|orgamount5 = 20000
 
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===2008===
 
===2008===
In 2008, Gordon-Booth collected $734,141 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=98685|2008 Gordon-Booth Campaign Donors]</ref>
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{{SLP donor box 2008
 
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|name = Gordon-Booth  
Listed below are the five largest contributors to her campaign.
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|full Name = Jehan Gordon-Booth
 
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|office= Illinois House of Representatives
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| Illinois Democratic Party
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 734,141
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|org1 = Illinois Democratic Party
| Illinois Education Association
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|org2 = Illinois Education Association
| align="right" | $60,000
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|org3 = Illinois Laborers
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|org4 = Operating Engineers Local 649
| Illinois Laborers
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|org5 = Illinois Federation of Teachers
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|orgamount1 = 248758
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|orgamount2 = 60000
| Operating Engineers Local 649
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|orgamount3 = 48075
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|orgamount4 = 42000
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|orgamount5 = 32852
| Illinois Federation of Teachers
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|}}
| align="right" | $32,852
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==Scorecards==
 
==Scorecards==
 
===Illinois Opportunity Project===
 
===Illinois Opportunity Project===
 
::''See also: [[Illinois Opportunity Project's Legislative Vote Card]]''
 
::''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."<ref>[https://illinoisopportunity.org/the-project/ Illinois Opportunity Project, "The Project," accessed February 21, 2013]</ref><ref name="IOP">[http://illinoisopportunity.org/votecard/ Illinois Opportunity Project, Legislative Vote Card home page, accessed February 21, 2013]</ref>
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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."<ref>[https://illinoisopportunity.org/the-project/ ''Illinois Opportunity Project'', "The Project," accessed February 21, 2013]</ref><ref name="IOP">[http://illinoisopportunity.org/votecard/ ''Illinois Opportunity Project'', "Legislative Vote Card home page," accessed February 21, 2013]</ref>
 
====2012====
 
====2012====
 
Gordon-Booth received a score of 28.57 out of 100 in 2012 for a grade of F according to the IOP’s grading scale.  Her score was tied for the 93rd highest among all 120 members of the [[Illinois House of Representatives]] included in the Vote Card.<ref name="IOP"/>
 
Gordon-Booth received a score of 28.57 out of 100 in 2012 for a grade of F according to the IOP’s grading scale.  Her score was tied for the 93rd highest among all 120 members of the [[Illinois House of Representatives]] included in the Vote Card.<ref name="IOP"/>
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==See also==
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*[[Illinois House of Representatives]]
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*[[Illinois House of Representatives#Standing committees|House Committees]]
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*[[Illinois State Legislature]]
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*[[Illinois state legislative districts]]
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://www.ilga.gov/house/Rep.asp?GA=97&MemberID=1747 Illinois General Assembly - Representative Jehan Gordon-Booth (D) 92nd District]  
 
*[http://www.ilga.gov/house/Rep.asp?GA=97&MemberID=1747 Illinois General Assembly - Representative Jehan Gordon-Booth (D) 92nd District]  
 
**[http://www.ilga.gov/house/RepBills.asp?MemberID=1543 Bills] [http://www.ilga.gov/house/RepCommittees.asp?MemberID=1543 Committees]
 
**[http://www.ilga.gov/house/RepBills.asp?MemberID=1543 Bills] [http://www.ilga.gov/house/RepCommittees.asp?MemberID=1543 Committees]
*[http://www.jehanGordon-Booth.com/ Jehan Gordon-Booth] official campaign website
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*[http://www.housedem.state.il.us/members/gordonj/ Illinois House Democrats]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=101832 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=101832 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=101832 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=101832 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=98685 2008]
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*[http://openstates.org/il/legislators/ILL000106/jehan-a-gordon/ Profile from Open States]
*[http://www.housedem.state.il.us/members/Gordon-Boothj/ Illinois House Democrats - Jehan Gordon-Booth]
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*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=142752 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=116858 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=98685 2008]
  
 
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Jehan Gordon-Booth
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Illinois House of Representatives District 92
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'sUniversity of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.
Personal
Place of birthPeoria, IL
ProfessionFull-time state legislator
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Jehán A. Gordon-Booth is a Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives, representing District 92. She was first elected to the chamber in 2008.

Biography

Gordon-Booth earned her B.A. in Speech Communications from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Her professional experience includes working in the Small Business Development Center at Bradley University, as Coordinator of Retention Programs at Illinois Central University, and Volunteer in Service to America at Illinois Central College.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Gordon-Booth served on the following committees:

Illinois Committee Assignments, 2013
Accountability & Administrative Review, Chair
Appropriations-Higher Education
Financial Institutions
International Trade & Commerce
Public Utilities
Veterans' Affairs

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2014

See also: Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Illinois House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place March 18, 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was December 2, 2013. Incumbent Jehan Gordon-Booth ran unopposed in the Democratic primary and is unchallenged in the general election.[2][3][4]

2012

See also: Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2012

Gordon-Booth won re-election in the 2012 election for Illinois House of Representatives District 92. Gordon-Booth was unopposed in the March 20 Democratic primary and was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[5][6][7]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 92, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJehan Gordon-Booth Incumbent 100% 33,729
Total Votes 33,729

2010

See also:Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2010

Gordon-Booth won re-election to the 92nd District seat against Republican Jim Montelongo. She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on February 2nd. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[8]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 92 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Jehan Gordon-Booth (D) 13,805 61.79%
Jim Montelongo (R) 8,538 38.21%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Democrat Jehan Gordon-Booth won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives District 92 receiving 19,410 votes, ahead of Republican Joan Gore Krupa who received 17,224 votes.[9]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 92 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jehan Gordon-Booth (D) 19,410
Joan Gore Krupa (R) 17,224

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Gordon-Booth is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Gordon-Booth raised a total of $1,462,764 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 23, 2013.[10]

Jehan Gordon-Booth's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Illinois State House, District 92 Won $109,275
2010 Illinois State House, District 92 Won $619,348
2008 Illinois State House, District 92 Won $734,141
Grand Total Raised $1,462,764

2012

Gordon-Booth won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Gordon-Booth raised a total of $109,275.
Illinois House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Jehan Gordon-Booth's campaign in 2012
Illinois Laborers$6,000
Illinois Black Business$5,300
Foresight Energy$5,000
Boyd Gaming$5,000
Illinois Education Association$5,000
Total Raised in 2012$109,275
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Gordon-Booth won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Gordon-Booth raised a total of $619,348.

2008

Gordon-Booth won election to the Illinois House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Gordon-Booth raised a total of $734,141.

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."[11][12]

2012

Gordon-Booth received a score of 28.57 out of 100 in 2012 for a grade of F according to the IOP’s grading scale. Her score was tied for the 93rd highest among all 120 members of the Illinois House of Representatives included in the Vote Card.[12]

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