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Mattie Hunter

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Mattie Hunter
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Illinois State Senate District 3
Incumbent
Assumed office
2003
Current term ends
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Small business owner
Website Official website
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

Hunter is a member of these committees:

Hunter also holds sub-committee assignments for:


Elections

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).[2]


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.[3]

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


District 3

Hunter represents Illinois Senate District 3. Senate District 3 includes the Southeast side of Chicago[4].

Personal

Hunter is single and resides in Chicago.

External links

References

Political offices
Preceded by
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Illinois Senate District 3
2003–present
Succeeded by
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