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*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=6324 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
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*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=6324 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=6324 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://www.housedem.state.il.us/members/flowersm/index.htm Illinois House Democrats - Mary E. Flowers]
 
*[http://www.housedem.state.il.us/members/flowersm/index.htm Illinois House Democrats - Mary E. Flowers]
  

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Mary E. Flowers
Mary Flowers.jpg
Illinois House of Representatives District 31
Incumbent
In office
1985-Present
Term ends
January 14, 2015
Years in position 29
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$67,836/year
Per diem$111/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected1984
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
BirthdayJuly 31, 1951
Place of birthInverness, MS
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Mary E. Flowers (b. July 31, 1951) is a Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives, representing District 31. She was first elected to the chamber in 1984.

Flowers' professional experience includes working as an Office Supervisor at the University of Illinois-Chicago.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Flowers served on the following committees:

Illinois Committee Assignments, 2013
Accountability & Administrative Review
Health & Healthcare Disparities
Health Care Availability Access, Chair
Higher Education
Human Services
Museums, Arts, & Cultural Enhancement
Restorative Justice

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2012

Flowers won re-election in the 2012 election for Illinois House of Representatives District 31. Flowers ran unopposed in the March 20 Democratic primary and was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2][3]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 31, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMary E. Flowers Incumbent 100% 35,765
Total Votes 35,765


2010

See also:Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2010

Flowers won re-election to the 31st District Seat in 2010 with no opposition. She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on February 2nd. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[4]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 31 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Mary E. Flowers (D) 24,772 100.0%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Democrat Mary Flowers won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives District 31. She ran unopposed receiving 36,087 votes.[5]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 31 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Mary E. Flowers (D) 36,087

2006

On November 7, 2006, Democrat Mary Flowers won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives District 31. She ran unopposed receiving 25,042 votes.[6]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 31 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Mary E. Flowers (D) 25,042

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Flowers collected $31,800 in campaign contributions. The largest contributors are listed below:[7]

Illinois House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Mary E. Flowers's campaign in 2010
Illinois Health Care Association$2,500
Associated Beer Distributors Of Illinois$2,000
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association$2,000
Abbott Laboratories$2,000
Illinois Hospital & Health Systems Association$2,000
Total Raised in 2010 $31,800

2008

In 2008, Flowers collected $42,070 in donations.[8]

Listed below are those that contributed most to her campaign.

Donor Amount
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association $2,500
Associated Beer Distributors of Illinois $2,500
AT&T $2,000
Citizens for William Shaw $2,000
Abbott Laboratories $1,500
Humana $1,450
AFSCME Illinois Council 31 $1,000
Yesse Yehudahi $1,000
Illinois Bankers Association $1,000
Illinois Realtors Association $1,000
Illinois Merchants Association $1,000
Tolberts Roofing & Construction Services Inc. $1,000
Illinois State Dental Society $1,000
Davita Inc. $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."[9][10]

2012

Flowers received a score of 25.00 out of 100 in 2012 for a grade of F according to the IOP’s grading scale. Her score was tied for the 55th highest among all 120 members of the Illinois House of Representatives included in the Vote Card.[10]

Personal

Flowers is Co-Chair of the Conference of Women Legislators, and a member of the Chicago Department of Human Services Board of Commissioners, Task Force on School Violence, and the Task Force on Welfare Reform.[11]

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Preceded by
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1985 – Present
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