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Michael Connelly

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Michael Connelly
Michael Connelly.jpg
Current candidacy
Running for Illinois State Senate
Date of primaryMarch 20, 2012
General electionNovember 6, 2012
Current office
Illinois House of Representatives District 48
In office
2009-Present
Term ends
January 12, 2013
Years in position 5
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$67,836/year
Per diem$132/per session day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sLoyola University
J.D.John Marshall Law School
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Michael G. Connelly (b. June 8, 1940) is a Republican member of the Illinois House of Representatives and a senator-elect of the Illinois State Senate. He has represented the 48th District since his election in 2008.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Connelly has yet to be appointed to any committees:

2009-2010

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


Elections

2012

See also: Illinois State Senate elections, 2012

Connelly won election to the 21st District seat in the Illinois State Senate in 2012. He was unopposed in the Republican Primary on March 20[1][2] and was unopposed in the general election on November 6, 2012.

Endorsements

Connelly was endorsed by Family-Pac.[3]

2010

See also:Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2010

Connelly won re-election to the 48th District seat against Democrat Barbara Green. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on February 2nd. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[4]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 48 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Michael Connelly (R) 24,601 66.19%
Barbara Green (D) 12,567 33.81%


2008

On November 4, 2008, Republican Michael Connelly won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives District 48 receiving 29,649 votes, ahead of Democrat Joseph Heneghan who received 21,404 votes.[5]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 48 (2008)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Michael Connelly (R) 29,649
Joseph Heneghan (D) 21,404

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Connelly collected $116,156 in campaign contributions. The largest contributors are listed below:[6]

2008

In 2008, Connelly collected $110,884 in donations.[7]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Citizens to Elect Robert Schillerstrom $7,405
House Republican Organization of Illinois $5,842
Naperville Area Chamber of Commerce $5,000
Illinois State Medical Society $5,000
Terry Morris $3,500

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Illinois House of Representatives District 48
2009–present
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