Michael Connelly

From Ballotpedia
Revision as of 10:17, 15 January 2013 by Jlhaas (Talk | contribs)

Jump to: navigation, search
Michael Connelly
Michael Connelly.jpg
Illinois House of Representatives District 48
Incumbent
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 in the 2012 election for Illinois State Senate District 21. He was unopposed in the Republican Primary on March 20[1][2] and was unopposed in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[3]

Illinois State Senate, District 21, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMichael Connelly 100% 79,105
Total Votes 79,105


Endorsements

Connelly was endorsed by Family-Pac.[4]

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.[5]

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.[6]

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:[7]

Illinois House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Michael Connelly's campaign in 2010
Illinois State Medical Society$5,344
AT&T$3,376
Illinois State Bar Association$2,250
Illinois Realtors Association$1,750
Walgreens$1,500
Total Raised in 2010 $116,156

2008

In 2008, Connelly collected $110,884 in donations.[8]

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

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term Michael + Connelly + Illinois + Legislature

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

  • Loading...

External links

BP-Initials-UPDATED.png
Suggest a link

References

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