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Michael Bond (Illinois politician)

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Michael Bond
Michael Bond.jpg
Illinois State Senate District 31
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Michael Bond was a Democratic member of the Illinois State Senate. Bond served from 2006 until 2010.

Bond graduated with his Bachelor's Degree in Economics from Southern Illinois-Carbondale in 1992 and his Master's in Business Administration from Roosevelt University in 1997. Before becoming a full-time Senator, Bond was the Director of Corporate Finance for Allstate Insurance's corporate headquarters based in Northbrook, IL.

Committee assignments

Bond serves on these committees:



See also: Illinois State Senate elections, 2010

Bond lost his bid for re-election to the 31st District Seat in the Illinois State Senate to Democrat Suzi Schmidt.[2] The election took place on November 2, 2010. Bond ran unopposed in the Democratic primary election on February 2nd.[3]


On November 7, 2006, Democrat Michael Bond won re-election to the Illinois State Senate District 30 receiving 30,546 votes, ahead of Republican Suzanne Simpson (29,434 votes).[4]

Illinois State Senate, District 30 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Michael Bond (D) 30,546
Suzanne Simpson (R) 29,434

Campaign donors


In 2006, Bond collected $345,159 in donations.[5]

Listed below are those that contributed most to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Lake County Federation of Teachers Local 504 $16,535
Friends of Terry Link $12,500
ACME Refining Scrap Iron & Metal Co. $10,000
Illinois Senate Democratic Fund $10,000
Food & Commercial Workers Local 881 $7,786
Illinois Education Association $7,029
Friends of Don Harmon $7,000
Illinois Laborers $6,500
Knight Partners LLC $5,500
8th District Democrats & Independents $5,400
Energy Solutions $5,000
Construction & General Laborers District Council of Chicago & Vicinity $5,000
Friends of Clayborne $5,000
Ameren $5,000
Community Bankers Association of Illinois $4,700
Illinois Realtors Association $4,200
Millercoors $4,000
Illinois Pipe Trades $3,500
Illinois Federation of Teachers $3,500
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association $3,000

District 31

Bond represents Illinois Senate District 31. District 31 includes the Northwest Chicago suburbs of Grayslake and Round Lake Beach[6].


Michael is married to Jennifer Bond. They have three children and reside in Grayslake, Illinois.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Illinois Senate District 31
Succeeded by
Suzi Schmidt