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Mattie Hunter

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Mattie Hunter
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Illinois State Senate District 3
Incumbent
In office
2003 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2013
Years in position 11
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$67,836/year
Per diem$132/day
Elections and appointments
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
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
CandidateVerification
Mattie Hunter is a Democratic member of the Illinois State Senate. She has been a Senator since 2003, representing the 3rd district.

Hunter earned her Bachelor's degree from Monmouth University and her Master's degree from Jackson State University.

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.

Committee assignments

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:

Hunter also holds sub-committee assignments for:

  • Subcommittee on Amendments[1].

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[2][3] and was unopposed in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[4]

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).[5]


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

2008

In 2008, Hunter collected $141,353 in donations.[6]

Listed below are those that contributed most to her campaign.

Donor Amount
Mattie Hunter & Associates Inc. $5,500
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association $4,500
Tea Realty Group Inc. $3,500
Velma Butler $3,000
AT&T $3,000
Associated Beer Distributors of Illinois $3,000
Comcast $3,000
Sharron Matthews $2,547
Cooper Warren $2,500
Chicago Teachers Union $2,500
Glaxosmithkline $2,500
Valerie J. Wright $2,000
Nicor Gas $2,000
Ameren $2,000
Illinois Credit Union League $2,000
Bluestar Energy Services $2,000
Johnny Banks $1,800
Comed $1,500
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals $1,500
Amylin Pharmaceuticals $1,500


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District 3

Hunter represents Illinois Senate District 3. Senate District 3 includes the Southeast side of Chicago[7].

Personal

Hunter is single and resides in Chicago.

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Political offices
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Illinois Senate District 3
2003–present
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