Jehan Gordon-Booth

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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
Personal
Place of birthPeoria, IL
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Jehán A. Gordon-Booth is a Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives, representing District 92 since 2009.

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.

She is Developer/Director of the Emerging Leaders program, and Chairperson of Peoria's Promise.[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

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.[2][3][4]

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.[5]

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.[6]

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

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Gordon-Booth collected $619,348 in campaign contributions. The largest contributors are listed below:[7]

Illinois House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Jehan Gordon-Booth's campaign in 2010
Illinois Democratic Party$179,871
Stand For Children$100,000
Downstate Democratic Caucus$32,000
Service Employees Healthcare Illinois Indiana$25,000
North Central Illinois Laborers District Council$20,000
Total Raised in 2010 $619,348

2008

In 2008, Gordon-Booth collected $734,141 in donations.[8]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to her campaign.

Donor Amount
Illinois Democratic Party $248,758
Illinois Education Association $60,000
Illinois Laborers $48,075
Operating Engineers Local 649 $42,000
Illinois Federation of Teachers $32,852

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."[9][10]

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.[10]

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