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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2011-2012===
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Jacobs has been appointed to these committees:
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* [[Appropriations Committee, Illinois State Senate]], Member
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* [[Commerce Committee, Illinois State Senate]], Member
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* [[Committee of the Whole, Illinois Senate]], Member
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* [[Energy Committee, Illinois State Senate]], Chair
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* [[Insurance Committee, Illinois State Senate]], Member
  
Jacobs serves on these committees:
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===2009-2010===
 
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In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Jacobs served on these committees:
 
* [[Appropriations Committee, Illinois State Senate|Appropriations I]]
 
* [[Appropriations Committee, Illinois State Senate|Appropriations I]]
 
* [[Energy Committee, Illinois State Senate|Energy]]          '''Chairman'''
 
* [[Energy Committee, Illinois State Senate|Energy]]          '''Chairman'''
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==District 36==
 
==District 36==
  
Jacobs represents Illinois Senate District 36.  District 36 includes the Quad Cities Area and the City of Moline<ref>[http://www.ilchamber.org/Chamber_PAC/District_maps/legislative_dist_il.pdf "Illinois Chamber of Commerce, Northeast Illinois Legislative District Maps, July 29, 2009]</ref>.     
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Jacobs represents Illinois Senate District 36.  District 36 includes the Quad Cities Area and the City of Moline<ref>[http://www.ilchamber.org/Chamber_PAC/District_maps/legislative_dist_il.pdf "Illinois Chamber of * [[Commerce Committee, Illinois State Senate]], Northeast Illinois Legislative District Maps, July 29, 2009]</ref>.     
  
 
==Personal==
 
==Personal==

Revision as of 05:33, 27 April 2011

Mike Jacobs
Mike Jacobs.jpg
Illinois State Senate District 36
Incumbent
Assumed office
2005
Current term ends
January 12, 2013
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Website Senate website
Mike Jacobs is a Democratic member of the Illinois State Senate. Jacobs has served in the Illinois Senate since 2005. Jacobs was re-elected in November of 2008 with his term expiring in 2012. Before becoming a Senator, Jacobs was a Downstate Liaison for Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White.

Jacobs graduated from Illinois-Springfield with his Bachelor's Degree in Political Studies and his Master's in Political Science from West Florida.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Jacobs has been appointed to these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Jacobs served on these committees:



Elections

2008

On November 4, 2008, Democrat Mike Jacobs won re-election to the Illinois State Senate District 36 receiving 55,448 votes, ahead of Republican Michael Bertelsen who received 38,882 votes.[2]


Illinois State Senate, District 36 (2008)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Mike Jacobs (D) 55,448
Michael Bertelsen (R) 38,882



Campaign Donors

2008

In 2008, Jacobs collected $403,546 in donations.[3]

Listed below are those that contributed most to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Illinois Senate Democratic Fund $40,000
Friends of Clayborne $20,000
Illinois State Medical Society $17,574
MidAmerican Energy $13,500
Associated Beer Distributors of Illinois $11,000
Illinois Education Association $8,500
AFSCME Illinois Council 31 $7,800
Ameren $6,500
Illinois Health Care Association $6,250
Unicare Life Insurance $6,000
John Deere & Co. $6,000
Altria $5,750
AT&T $5,000
Professional Independent Insurance Agents of Illinois $5,000
Associated Fire Fighters of Illinois $5,000
Silverstein for Senator $5,000
Multi Player Gaming Technologies $5,000
Illinois Hospital & Health Systems Association $4,500
Humana $4,500
Operating Engineers Local 150 $4,000


District 36

Jacobs represents Illinois Senate District 36. District 36 includes the Quad Cities Area and the City of Moline[4].

Personal

Mike is married to Beth Wendt. They have one child and reside in Moline, Illinois.

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Illinois Senate District 36
2005–present
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