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  |Profession =Owner, M. Hunter Associates
 
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  |Religion =Baptist
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Mattie Hunter''' is a [[Democratic Party (United States)|Democratic]] member of the [[Illinois State Senate]].  She has been a Senator since 2003, representing the 3rd district.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Mattie Hunter''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Illinois State Senate]], representing District 3. She was first elected to the chamber in 2002.
  
Hunter earned her Bachelor's degree from Monmouth University and her Master's degree from Jackson State University.
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Hunter earned her Bachelor's degree from Monmouth University and her Master's degree from Jackson State University. Her professional experience includes owning a small business and working as the Director of the Chicago Housing Authority.
 
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Hunter is a small business owner in addition to being a Senator.  Before becoming a Senator, Hunter was the Director of the Chicago Housing Authority.
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Hunter served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = Illinois
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|year = 2013
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|Collapse =
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|Chamber = State Senate
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|Committee1 = Appropriations I
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|Chair4 = Chairperson
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|Chair2 =
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|Committee2 = Committee of the Whole
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|Committee3 = Executive
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|Committee4 = Human Services
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|Committee5 = Public Health
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|Chair5 = Vice-chair
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|Committee6 =
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|Committee7 =
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}}
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Hunter has been appointed to these committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Hunter served on these committees:
* [[Appropriations Committee, Illinois State Senate]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Committee of the Whole, Illinois Senate]]
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|State = Illinois
* [[Environment Committee, Illinois State Senate]]
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|year = 2011
* [[Human Services Committee, Illinois State Senate]], Chair
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|Collapse = Yes
* [[Public Health Committee, Illinois State Senate]], Vice Chair
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|Chamber = State Senate
* [[Redistricting Committee, Illinois State Senate]]
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|Committee1 = Appropriations I
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|Chair4 = Chair
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|Chair5 = Vice Chair
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|Committee2 = Committee of the Whole
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|Committee3 = Environment
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|Committee4 = Human Services
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|Committee5 = Public Health
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|Committee6 = Redistricting
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|Committee7 =
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}}
  
 
===2009-2010===
 
===2009-2010===
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Hunter served on these committees:
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Hunter served on these committees:
* [[Appropriations I Committee, Illinois State Senate|Appropriations I]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Committee of the Whole, Illinois Senate]]
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|State = Illinois
* [[Environment Committee, Illinois State Senate|Environment]]
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|year = 2009
* [[Human Services Committee, Illinois State Senate|Human Services]]
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|Collapse = Yes
* [[Public Health Committee, Illinois State Senate|Public Health]]
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|Chamber = State Senate
* [[Redistricting Committee, Illinois State Senate|Redistricting]]
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|Committee1 = Appropriations I
 
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|Chair1 =
Hunter also holds sub-committee assignments for:
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|Chair2 =
 
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|Committee2 = Committee of the Whole
*Subcommittee on Amendments<ref>[http://www.ilga.gov/senate/committees/default.asp "Illinois General Assembly" List of Illinois Senate Committees, July 28, 2009]</ref>.
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|Committee3 = Environment
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|Committee4 = Human Services
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|Committee5 = Public Health
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|Committee6 = Redistricting
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|Committee7 =
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}}
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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::''See also: [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012]]''
 
::''See also: [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012]]''
  
Hunter is running for re-election to the 3rd District seat in the [[Illinois State Senate]] in [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012|2012]]. She is running against [[Larry D. Craddieth]] in the Democratic Primary on March 20, 2012.<ref>[http://www.elections.il.gov/InfoForCandidates.aspx ''Illinois State Board of Elections'' "Candidate List," December 5, 2011]</ref>
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Hunter won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012|Illinois State Senate]] District 3. She was unopposed in the Democratic Primary on March 20, 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> and was unopposed in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.elections.il.gov/Downloads/ElectionInformation/VoteTotals/2012GEOfficialVote.pdf Illinois State Board of Elections, “Official Vote - November 6, 2012 General Election,” accessed December 31, 2012]</ref>
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{{Election box 2012
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|Chamber= Illinois State Senate, District 3, General Election
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|party1= Democratic
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|winner1 = Mattie Hunter
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|Inc1 = Y
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|votes1 = 67958
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}}
  
 
===2006===
 
===2006===
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
===2008===
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{{Comprehensive donor history
In 2008, Hunter collected $141,353 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=98713|2008 Hunter Campaign Donors]</ref>
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|Name = Hunter
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|Full name = Mattie Hunter
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|year = 2004
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|Editdate = July 12, 2013
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|link = <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=4958 ''followthemoney.org'', "Hunter, Mattie," accessed July 12, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Democratic
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|totalraised2012 = 133567
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012|Illinois State Senate, District 3]]
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|totalraised2010 = 98275
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|result2010 = N/A
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|office2010 = [[Illinois State Senate|Illinois State Senate, District 3]]
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|totalraised2008 = 141353
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|result2008 = Won
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|office2008 = [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2008|Illinois State Senate, District 3]]
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|totalraised2006 = 170811
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|result2006 = Won
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|office2006 = [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2006|Illinois State Senate, District 3]]
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|totalraised2004 = 134661
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|result2004 = Won
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|office2004 = [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2004|Illinois State Senate, District 3]]
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}}
  
Listed below are those that contributed most to her campaign.
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===2012===
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Hunter
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|full Name = Mattie Hunter
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=142845
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|office= Illinois State Senate
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|new = no
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 133,567
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|org1 = Illinois Education Association
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|org2 = Comed
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|org3 = Ameren
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|org4 = Foresight
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|org5 = Infrastructure Engineering
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|orgamount1 = 11500
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|orgamount2 = 5000
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|orgamount3 = 5000
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|orgamount4 = 5000
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|orgamount5 = 4200
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|}}
  
{{legislative donor box}}
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===2010===
|-
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{{SLP donor box 2010
| Mattie Hunter & Associates Inc.
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|name = Hunter
| align="right" | $5,500
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|full Name = Mattie Hunter  
|-
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=116883
| Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
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|office= Illinois State Senate
| align="right" | $4,500
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|new = off
|-
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|party = Democratic
| Tea Realty Group Inc.
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|total raised = 98,275
| align="right" | $3,500
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|org1 = Illinois Education Association
|-
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|org2 = Ameren
| Velma Butler
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|org3 = Illinois Hospital & Health Systems Association
| align="right" | $3,000
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|org4 = Butler, Velma
|-
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|org5 = Illinois Black Business
| AT&T
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|orgamount1 = 8500
| align="right" | $3,000
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|orgamount2 = 4000
|-
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|orgamount3 = 4000
| Associated Beer Distributors of Illinois
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|orgamount4 = 3500
| align="right" | $3,000
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|orgamount5 = 2500
|-
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|}}
| Comcast
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| align="right" | $3,000
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|-
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| Sharron Matthews
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| align="right" | $2,547
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|-
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| Cooper Warren
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| align="right" | $2,500
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|-
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| Chicago Teachers Union
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| align="right" | $2,500
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|-
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| Glaxosmithkline
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| align="right" | $2,500
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|-
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| Valerie J. Wright
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| align="right" | $2,000
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|-
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| Nicor Gas
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| align="right" | $2,000
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|-
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| Ameren
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| align="right" | $2,000
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|-
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| Illinois Credit Union League
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| align="right" | $2,000
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|-
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| Bluestar Energy Services
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| align="right" | $2,000
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|-
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| Johnny Banks
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| align="right" | $1,800
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|-
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| Comed
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| align="right" | $1,500
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|-
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| Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals
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| align="right" | $1,500
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|-
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| Amylin Pharmaceuticals
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| align="right" | $1,500
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|}
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===2008===
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{{SLP donor box 2008
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|name = Hunter
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|full Name = Mattie Hunter
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=98713
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|office= Illinois State Senate
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|new = no
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 141,353
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|org1 = Mattie Hunter & Associates Inc
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|org2 = Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
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|org3 = Tea Realty Group Inc
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|org4 = Butler, Velma
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|org5 = At&T
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|orgamount1 = 5500
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|orgamount2 = 4500
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|orgamount3 = 3500
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|orgamount4 = 3000
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|orgamount5 = 3000
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|}}
  
==District 3==
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===2006===
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{{SLP donor box 2006
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|name = Hunter
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|full Name = Mattie Hunter
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=79765
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|office= Illinois State Senate
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|new = no
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 170,811
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|org1 = Illinois Hospital & Health Systems Association
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|org2 = Bsg Training & Consulting
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|org3 = Alliance Health Services
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|org4 = Chicago Teachers Union
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|org5 = Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
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|orgamount1 = 8000
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|orgamount2 = 6850
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|orgamount3 = 6500
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|orgamount4 = 5500
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|orgamount5 = 5000
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|}}
  
Hunter represents Illinois Senate District 3.  Senate District 3 includes the Southeast side of Chicago<ref>[http://www.ilchamber.org/Chamber_PAC/District_maps/legislative_dist_neil.pdf "Illinois Chamber of * [[Commerce Committee, Illinois State Senate]], Northeast Illinois Legislative District Maps, July 29, 2009]</ref>.
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===2004===
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{{SLP donor box 2004
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|name = Hunter  
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|full Name = Mattie Hunter
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=63195
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|office= Illinois State Senate  
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|new = yes
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 134,661
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|org1 = Illinois Hospital & Health Systems Association
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|org2 = Us Cellular
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|org3 = Bruce Simon Consulting
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|org4 = Illinois Council On Long Term Care
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|org5 = Velma Butler & Co
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|orgamount1 = 6000
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|orgamount2 = 4339
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|orgamount3 = 3500
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|orgamount4 = 2000
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|orgamount5 = 2000
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|}}
  
==Personal==
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==Scorecards==
 
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===Illinois Opportunity Project===
Hunter is single and resides in Chicago.
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::''See also: [[Illinois Opportunity Project's Legislative Vote Card]]''
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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>
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====2012====
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Hunter received a score of 0.00 out of 100 in 2012 for a grade of F according to the IOP’s grading scale.  Her score was tied for the lowest among all 59 members of the [[Illinois State Senate]] included in the Vote Card.<ref name="IOP"/>
  
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==Recent news==
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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* [http://www.ilga.gov/senate/Senator.asp?GA=97&MemberID=1692 Biography from the Illinois General Assembly]
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*[http://www.ilga.gov/senate/Senator.asp?GA=98&MemberID=1910 Biography, bills and committees] at the 98th Illinois General Assembly
* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=33592 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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**Previous sessions: [http://www.ilga.gov/senate/Senator.asp?GA=97&MemberID=1692 97th], [http://www.ilga.gov/senate/Senator.asp?GA=96&MemberID=1485 96th], [http://www.ilga.gov/senate/Senator.asp?GA=95&MemberID=1285 95th], [http://www.ilga.gov/senate/Senator.asp?GA=94&MemberID=1065 94th], [http://www.ilga.gov/senate/Senator.asp?GA=93&MemberID=875 93rd]
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=33592 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://www.senatorhunter.com/ Constituency website]
* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=98713 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=79765 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=63195 2004]  
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*[http://www.senatedem.ilga.gov/index.php/sen-hunter-home Profile] at Illinois Senate Democrats
* [http://www.statesurge.com/members/175602-mattie-hunter-illinois Sen. Hunter on State Surge]
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{{LegisLinks | votesmart = 33592 | c-span = | imdb = | followthemoney = | worldcat = | fb = mattie.hunter.5 | flickr = | twitter = senmattie3 | youtube = | linked = mattie-hunter/11/4a8/2ab | nndb = | wikipedia = Mattie_Hunter }}
*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Senator-Mattie-Hunter/177027640844?v=info Mattie Hunter on Facebook]
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*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=142845 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=116883 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=98713 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=79765 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=63195 2004]
  
 
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Revision as of 10:43, 12 July 2013

Mattie Hunter
Mattie Hunter.jpg
Illinois State Senate District 3
Incumbent
In office
2003 - Present
Term ends
January 14, 2015
Years in position 11
PartyDemocratic
Leadership
Majority Caucus Whip
Compensation
Base salary$67,836/year
Per diem$111/day
Elections and appointments
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
AppointedJanuary 2003
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sMonmouth College
Master'sJackson State University
Personal
BirthdayJune 1, 1954
Place of birthChicago, Illinois
ProfessionOwner, M. Hunter Associates
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Mattie Hunter is a Democratic member of the Illinois State Senate, representing District 3. She was first elected to the chamber in 2002.

Hunter earned her Bachelor's degree from Monmouth University and her Master's degree from Jackson State University. Her professional experience includes owning a small business and working as the Director of the Chicago Housing Authority.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Illinois Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations I
Committee of the Whole
Executive
Human Services, Chairperson
Public Health, Vice-chair

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Hunter served on these committees:

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Illinois State Senate elections, 2012

Hunter won re-election in the 2012 election for Illinois State Senate District 3. She was unopposed in the Democratic Primary on March 20, 2012[1][2] and was unopposed in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[3]

Illinois State Senate, District 3, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMattie Hunter Incumbent 100% 67,958
Total Votes 67,958

2006

On November 4, 2006, Democrat Mattie Hunter won re-election to the Illinois State Senate District 3 receiving 34,568 votes, ahead of Republican Chad Jackson Surles (3,929 votes).[4]


Illinois State Senate, District 3 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Mattie Hunter (D) 34,568
Rose Pappas (R) 3,929


Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Hunter is available dating back to 2004. Based on available campaign finance records, Hunter raised a total of $678,667 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 12, 2013.[5]

Mattie Hunter's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Illinois State Senate, District 3 Won $133,567
2010 Illinois State Senate, District 3 Not up for election $98,275
2008 Illinois State Senate, District 3 Won $141,353
2006 Illinois State Senate, District 3 Won $170,811
2004 Illinois State Senate, District 3 Won $134,661
Grand Total Raised $678,667

2012

Hunter won re-election to the Illinois State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Hunter raised a total of $133,567.
Illinois State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Mattie Hunter's campaign in 2012
Illinois Education Association$11,500
Comed$5,000
Ameren$5,000
Foresight$5,000
Infrastructure Engineering$4,200
Total Raised in 2012$133,567
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Hunter was not up for election to the Illinois State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Hunter raised a total of $98,275.

2008

Hunter won re-election to the Illinois State Senate in 2008. During that election cycle, Hunter raised a total of $141,353.

2006

Hunter won re-election to the Illinois State Senate in 2006. During that election cycle, Hunter raised a total of $170,811.

2004

Hunter won election to the Illinois State Senate in 2004. During that election cycle, Hunter raised a total of $134,661.

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."[6][7]

2012

Hunter received a score of 0.00 out of 100 in 2012 for a grade of F according to the IOP’s grading scale. Her score was tied for the lowest among all 59 members of the Illinois State Senate included in the Vote Card.[7]

Recent news

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