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Revision as of 23:34, 8 November 2010

Michael K. Smith
Michael Smith.jpg
Illinois House of Representatives District 91
Incumbent
Assumed office
1995
Current term ends
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Website House site
Michael K. Smith (b. May 23, 1966) is a Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives, representing the 91st District since 1995. He is Chair of the Democratic Party of Fulton County.

Prior to his election to the House, Smith was a Citizens Advocate with the Illinois Attorney General's Office from 1992-1994, and a Legislative Assistant in the Illinois House of Representatives from 1986-1992.

Smith is past President of Saint Mary's Parish Council, Canton Area Chamber of Commerce, American Heart Association County Division, and the Fulton County American Heart Association.[1]


Committee membership

Elections

2010

See also:Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2010

Smith ran for re-election to the 91st District seat against Republican Michael D. Unes. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on February 2nd. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.

Smith has raised $670,000 from July to October of 2010 in his effort to win re-election. Elections experts have viewed the seat as a hotly contested seat for the 2010 general election[2].

2008

On November 4, 2008, Democrat Michael Smith won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives District 91. He ran unopposed receiving 37,277 votes.[3]

Indiana House of Representatives, District 91 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Michael K. Smith (D) 37,277

2006

On November 7, 2006, Democrat Michael Smith won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives District 91 receiving 19,676 votes ahead of Republican Daryl Dagit who received 12,498 votes.[4]

Indiana House of Representatives, District 91 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Michael Smith (D) 19,676
Daryl Dagit (R) 12,498


Campaign Donors

2008

In 2008, Smith collected $199,542 in donations.[5]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Operating Engineers Local 649 $22,500
Illinois Education Association $20,000
Friends of Michael J. Madigan $10,858
Associated Beer Distributors of Illinois $5,500
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association $5,250


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Political offices
Preceded by
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Illinois House of Representatives District 91
1995–present
Succeeded by
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