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|Status = Incumbent
 
|Status = Incumbent
 
|Tenure = April 7, 2009-Present
 
|Tenure = April 7, 2009-Present
|Term ends = January 3, 2013
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|Term ends = January 3, 2015
 
|Assumed office = 2009
 
|Assumed office = 2009
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|Predecessor = Rahm Emanuel (D)
 
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|Base salary =$174,000
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|Base salary = $174,000/year
 
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|Last election = 2010
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|Last election =November 6, 2012
 
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|First elected =2009
 
|First elected =2009
 
|Term limits =
 
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|Next election =2012
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|Next election =[[Illinois' 5th congressional district elections, 2014|November 4, 2014]]
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|Campaign $=2029964
 
|Prior office =Cook County Board of Commissioners
 
|Prior office =Cook County Board of Commissioners
 
|Prior office years =1998-2009
 
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|Birthday = October 17, 1958
 
|Birthday = October 17, 1958
 
|Place of birth =Indianapolis, Indiana
 
|Place of birth =Indianapolis, Indiana
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|Net worth = $10,500
 
|Profession = Lawyer
 
|Profession = Lawyer
 
|Religion = Roman Catholic
 
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{{tnr}}'''Michael "Mike" Quigley''' (b. October 17, 1958)  is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[U.S. House of Representatives]]. Quigley was elected by voters from [[Illinois' 5th congressional district]]. Quigley ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on March 20, 2012.<ref name="abc">[http://abclocal.go.com/wls/elections/local/results ''ABC News 7'' "Election Results Primary 2012" Accessed March 20, 2012]</ref>
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{{tnr}}'''Michael "Mike" Quigley''' (b. October 17, 1958, in Indianapolis, Indiana)  is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[U.S. House of Representatives]]. Quigley was elected by voters from [[Illinois' 5th congressional district]]. He was first elected to the [[U.S. House]] in 2009.<ref name="biography"/>
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Quigley won re-election in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref name="abc">[http://abclocal.go.com/wls/elections/local/results ''ABC News 7'' "Election Results Primary 2012" Accessed March 20, 2012]</ref>
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Based on an analysis of bill sponsorship by ''GovTrack'', Quigley is a "[[GovTrack's Political Spectrum & Legislative Leadership ranking|moderate Democratic follower]]".<ref>[http://www.govtrack.us/congress/members/mike_quigley/412331 ''Gov Track'' "Quigley" Accessed May 23, 2012]</ref>
 
 
==Biography==
 
==Biography==
 
Quigley did his undergraduate work at Roosevelt University, earned a master’s degree in public policy from the University of Chicago, and a law degree from the Loyola University School of Law, all in Chicago. He also served as an adjunct professor of political science at Loyola University Chicago and Roosevelt University, lecturing on politics, the environment and local government. He was a practicing lawyer for almost twenty years.<ref name="biography"> [http://quigley.house.gov/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=4&Itemid=53 ''Congressman Mike Quigley'' "About Mike" Accessed November 1st, 2011] </ref>
 
Quigley did his undergraduate work at Roosevelt University, earned a master’s degree in public policy from the University of Chicago, and a law degree from the Loyola University School of Law, all in Chicago. He also served as an adjunct professor of political science at Loyola University Chicago and Roosevelt University, lecturing on politics, the environment and local government. He was a practicing lawyer for almost twenty years.<ref name="biography"> [http://quigley.house.gov/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=4&Itemid=53 ''Congressman Mike Quigley'' "About Mike" Accessed November 1st, 2011] </ref>
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
===U.S. House of Representatives===
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===U.S. House===
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====2013-2014====
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Quigley serves on the following committees:<ref>[http://media.cq.com/pub/committees/ ''CQ.com,'' "House Committee Rosters for the 113th Congress"]</ref>
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*[[United States House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations|Committee on Appropriations]]
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**Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government
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====2011-2012====
 
====2011-2012====
*[[United States House of Representatives Committee on Judiciary]] <ref name="biography"/>
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*[[United States House of Representatives Committee on Judiciary|Committee on Judiciary]] <ref name="biography"/>
 
** Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
 
** Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
 
** Subcommittee on the Constitution
 
** Subcommittee on the Constitution
*[[United States House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Government Reform]]<ref name="biography"/>
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*[[United States House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Government Reform|Committee on Oversight and Government Reform]]<ref name="biography"/>
 
** Subcommittee on TARP, Financial Services and Bailouts of Public and Private Programs (Ranking Member)
 
** Subcommittee on TARP, Financial Services and Bailouts of Public and Private Programs (Ranking Member)
 
** Subcommittee on National Security, Homeland Defense and Foreign Operations
 
** Subcommittee on National Security, Homeland Defense and Foreign Operations
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==Issues==
 
==Issues==
 
===House Judiciary Committee===
 
===House Judiciary Committee===
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* Jobs: "...meets regularly with small business owners in the Fifth District, working hard to eliminate red tape and financial barriers to increased hiring, and seeking new and creative ways to increase opportunity."
 
* Jobs: "...meets regularly with small business owners in the Fifth District, working hard to eliminate red tape and financial barriers to increased hiring, and seeking new and creative ways to increase opportunity."
 
* Healthcare: "been a vocal opponent of cuts in Medicaid funding which would have a devastating impact on the health care workforce and the health plans of public sector workers."<ref>[http://www.quigleyforcongress.com/issues/ ''Quigley for Congress'', "Issues," Accessed September 27, 2012]</ref>
 
* Healthcare: "been a vocal opponent of cuts in Medicaid funding which would have a devastating impact on the health care workforce and the health plans of public sector workers."<ref>[http://www.quigleyforcongress.com/issues/ ''Quigley for Congress'', "Issues," Accessed September 27, 2012]</ref>
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===Specific votes===
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====Fiscal Cliff====
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{{Support vote}}
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Quigley voted for the fiscal cliff compromise bill, which made permanent most of the Bush tax cuts originally passed in 2001 and 2003 while also raising tax rates on the highest income levels.  He was 1 of 172 Democrats that voted in favor of the bill. The bill was passed in the House by a 257/167 vote on January 1, 2013.<ref>[http://clerk.house.gov/evs/2012/roll659.xml ''U.S. House'' "Roll Call Vote on the Fiscal Cliff" Accessed January 4, 2013.]</ref>
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2014===
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:: ''See also: [[Illinois' 5th congressional district elections, 2014]]''
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Quigley is set to run for [[U.S. Congress elections, 2014|re-election]] to the [[U.S. House elections, 2014|U.S. House]] in 2014. If he runs, he will seek the Democratic nomination in the primary election.{{Nov2014genelection}}
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===2012===
 
===2012===
 
:: ''See also: [[Illinois' 5th congressional district elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Illinois' 5th congressional district elections, 2012]]''
  
Quigley was running in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2012|2012 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]], representing [[United States House of Representatives elections in Illinois, 2012|Illinos']] [[Illinois' 5th congressional district elections, 2012|5th District]]. Quigley sought the nomination on the Democratic ticket. The [[Signature requirements and deadlines for 2012 U.S. Congress elections|signature filing deadline]] was December 27, 2011, with the primary taking place on March 20, 2012.
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Quigley ran in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2012|2012 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]], representing [[United States House of Representatives elections in Illinois, 2012|Illinos']] [[Illinois' 5th congressional district elections, 2012|5th District]]. Quigley sought the nomination on the Democratic ticket. The [[Signature requirements and deadlines for 2012 U.S. Congress elections|signature filing deadline]] was December 27, 2011, with the primary taking place on March 20, 2012.
  
Quigley ran unopposed in the [[Illinois' 5th congressional district elections, 2012|Democratic primary]] on March 20, 2012. He will face Republican candidate [[Dan Schmitt]] in the general election on November 6, 2012.
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Quigley ran unopposed in the [[Illinois' 5th congressional district elections, 2012|Democratic primary]] on March 20, 2012. He defeated Republican candidate [[Dan Schmitt]] in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.politico.com/2012-election/results/house/illinois/ ''Politico'' "2012 Election Map, Illinois"]</ref>
 
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Quigley won re-election in November.<ref>[http://www.politico.com/2012-election/results/house/illinois/ ''Politico'' "2012 Election Map, Illinoise"]</ref>
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===2010===
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===Full history===
On November 2, 2010, Quigley won re-election to the [[United States House of Representatives]]. He defeated David Ratowitz (R) and Matthew Reichel (G) in the general election.<ref>[http://clerk.house.gov/member_info/electionInfo/2010election.pdf ''U.S. Congress House Clerk'' "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010"]</ref>  
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|Name = Mike Quigley
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<big>'''2010'''</big>
  
{{Election box 2010
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|Chamber= U.S. House of Representatives, Illinois' 5th Congressional District, General Election
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|party1= Democratic
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|party2= Republican
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|party3=Green
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|winner1 = Mike Quigley
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|Inc1 = Y
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|candidate2 = David Ratowitz
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|candidate3= Matthew Reichel
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|votes1 = 108360
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|votes2 = 38935
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|votes3= 6140
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}}
 
}}
  
 
==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
===2012===
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{{Comprehensive donor history
{{Campaign finance reports
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|Name=Quigley
|Name =Mike Quigley (2012)<ref>[http://query.nictusa.com/cgi-bin/cancomsrs/?_12+H0IL05096 ''FEC Reports'' "Mike Quigley Summary Reports" Accessed July 7, 2012]</ref>
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|year=2010
|Political Party =Democratic
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|Editdate=April 5, 2013
|Report 1 =Pre-Primary<ref>[http://query.nictusa.com/pdf/035/12950683035/12950683035.pdf#navpanes=0 ''FEC Reports'' "Pre-Primary Reports" Accessed July 7, 2012]</ref>
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|link=<ref>[http://www.opensecrets.org/politicians/elections.php?cycle=Career&cid=N00030581&type=I ''Open Secrets'' "Mike Quigley" Accessed April 5, 2013]</ref>
|Date 1 =March 8, 2012
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|party=Democratic
|Beginning Balance 1 =509684.82
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|totalraised2012=728590
|Total Contributions 1 =  67854.82
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|result2012=Won
|Expenditures 1=33118.80
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|office2012=[[U.S. House]] (Illinois, [[Illinois' 5th congressional district|District 5]])
|Cash on Hand 1 =544420.84
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|totalraised2010=1301374
|Report 2 =April Quarterly<ref>[http://query.nictusa.com/pdf/260/12951431260/12951431260.pdf#navpanes=0 ''FEC Reports'' "April Quarterly" Accessed July 7, 2012]</ref>
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|result2010=Won
|Date 2 =April 15, 2012
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|office2010=[[U.S. House]] (Illinois, [[Illinois' 5th congressional district|District 5]])
|Beginning Balance 2 =54420.84
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|Total Contributions 2 =47560.00
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|Expenditures 2=70728.47
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|Cash on Hand 2 =521252.37
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|Report 3 =July Quarterly<ref>[http://images.nictusa.com/pdf/621/12971454621/12971454621.pdf ''FEC Reports'' "July Quarterly" Accessed September 27, 2012]</ref>
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|Date 3 =July 15, 2012
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|Beginning Balance 3 =521252.37
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|Total Contributions 3 =128890
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|Expenditures 3=82961.99
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|Cash on Hand 3 =567180.38
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|Report 4 =October Quarterly<ref>[http://images.nictusa.com/pdf/200/12954425200/12954425200.pdf ''FEC Reports'' "October Quarterly" Accessed October 18, 2012]</ref>
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|Date 4 =October 15, 2012
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|Beginning Balance 4 =567180.38
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|Total Contributions 4 =78200
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|Expenditures 4=133591.68
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|Cash on Hand 4 =511788.70
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===2014===
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Candidates for Congress are required to file up to seven main reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2014 elections season. Below are Quigley's reports.<ref>[http://www.fec.gov/fecviewer/CandidateCommitteeDetail.do#3 ''Federal Election Commission'' "Mike Quigley 2014 Summary reports," Accessed July 24, 2013]</ref>
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{{Campaign finance reports
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|Name =Mike Quigley
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|Political Party =Democratic
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|Report 1 =April Quarterly<ref>[http://images.nictusa.com/pdf/742/13961638742/13961638742.pdf ''Federal Election Commission'' "April Quarterly" Accessed July 24, 2013]</ref>
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|Date 1 =4/15/2013
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|Beginning Balance 1 =0.00
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|Total Contributions 1 = 0.00
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|Expenditures 1=50457.88
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|Cash on Hand 1 =355785.80
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|Report 2 =July Quarterly<ref>[http://images.nictusa.com/pdf/256/13964076256/13964076256.pdf ''Federal Election Commission'' "July Quarterly" Accessed July 24, 2013]</ref>
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|Date 2 =7/15/2013
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|Beginning Balance 2 =355785.80
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|Total Contributions 2 =165800.00
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|Expenditures 2=91466.95
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|Cash on Hand 2 =430118.85
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===2012===
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[[File:Mike Quigley 2012 Donor Breakdown.PNG|right|375px|thumb|Breakdown of the source of Quigley's campaign funds before the 2012 election.]]
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Quigley won re-election to the [[U.S. House]] in 2012. During that election cycle, Quigley's campaign committee raised a total of $728,590 and spent $703,729.<ref>[http://www.opensecrets.org/politicians/summary.php?cid=N00030581&cycle=2012 ''Open Secrets'' "Mike Quigley 2012 Election Cycle," Accessed February 20, 2013]</ref> This is less than the average $1.5 million spent by House winners in 2012.<ref>[http://www.opensecrets.org/news/2013/06/2012-overview.html ''Open Secrets,'' "Election 2012: The Big Picture Shows Record Cost of Winning a Seat in Congress," June 19, 2013]</ref>
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====Cost per vote====
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Quigley spent $3.96 per vote received in 2012.
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{{Congress donor box 2012
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|Chamber =  U.S. House of Representatives, Illinois' 5th Congressional District
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|party =  Democratic
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|total raised = $728,590
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|total spent = $703,729
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|opponent raised =  $0
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|opponent spent = $0
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|org1 =Intl Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
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|org2 =National Beer Wholesalers Assn
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|org3 =  Operating Engineers Union
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|org4 =  Jenner & Block
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|org5 =  Exelon Corp
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|orgdonor1 =  $10,000
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|orgdonor2 = $10,000
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|orgdonor3 = $10,000
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|orgdonor4 =  $9,823
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|orgdonor5 =  $9,000
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|ind1 =  Lawyers/Law Firms
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|ind2 = Securities & Investment
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|ind3 =  Building Trade Unions
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|ind4 = Business Services
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|ind5 = Real Estate
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|inddonor1 =  $57,222
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|inddonor2 =  $51,050
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|inddonor3 = $28,500
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|inddonor4 = $27,150
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|inddonor5 = $22,000
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|}}
  
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
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==Analysis==
 
==Analysis==
===Congressional Staff Salaries===
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===Ideology and leadership===
::''See also: [[Staff salaries of United States Senators and Representatives]]''
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:: ''See also: [[GovTrack's Political Spectrum & Legislative Leadership ranking]]''
The website ''Legistorm'' compiles staff salary information for members of Congress. Quigley paid his congressional staff a total of $1,111,255 in 2011.  He ranks 147th on the list of the lowest paid Democratic Representative Staff Salaries and he ranks 55th overall of the highest paid Representative Staff Salaries in 2011.  Overall, [[Illinois]] ranks 46th in average salary for representative staff. The average [[U.S. House of Representatives]] congressional staff was paid $954,912.20 in fiscal year 2011.<ref>[http://www.legistorm.com/member/997/Rep_Mike_Quigley.html LegiStorm "Mike Quigley"]</ref>
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===Net worth===
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Based on an analysis of bill sponsorship by ''GovTrack'', Quigley is a "[[GovTrack's Political Spectrum & Legislative Leadership ranking|rank-and-file Democrat]]," as of June 16, 2013.<ref>[http://www.govtrack.us/congress/members/mike_quigley/412331 ''Gov Track'' "Quigley" Accessed June 16, 2013]</ref>
:: ''See also: [[Net Worth of United States Senators and Representatives]]''
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Based on congressional financial disclosure forms and calculations made available by ''OpenSecrets.org - The Center for Responsive Politics'', Quigley's net worth as of 2010 was estimated between  $-34,998 and $119,998. That averages to $42,500, which is lower than the average net worth of Democratic Representatives in 2010 of $4,465,875.<ref>[http://www.opensecrets.org/pfds/CIDsummary.php?CID=N00030581&year=2010 ''OpenSecrets.org'', "Quigley, (D-Illinois), 2010"]</ref>
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===Like-minded colleagues===
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The website ''OpenCongress'' tracks the voting records of each member to determine with whom he or she votes most and least often. The results include a member from each party.<ref>[http://www.opencongress.org/people/show/412331_Mike_Quigley ''OpenCongress,'' "Rep. Mike Quigley," Accessed August 1, 2013]</ref>
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Quigley most often votes with:
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*{{reddot}} [[Chris Gibson]]
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*{{bluedot}} [[Suzanne Bonamici]]
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Quigley least often votes with:
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*{{reddot}} [[Richard Hudson]]
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*{{bluedot}} [[Jim Matheson]]
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===Political Positions===
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===National Journal vote ratings===
====Percentage voting with party====
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:: ''See also: [[National Journal vote ratings]]''
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====2012====
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Each year ''National Journal'' publishes an analysis of how liberally or conservatively each member of Congress voted in the previous year. Quigley ranked 109th in the liberal rankings in 2012.<ref>[http://www.nationaljournal.com/2012-vote-ratings ''National Journal,'' "2012 Congressional Vote Ratings," February 27, 2013]</ref>
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====2011====
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Each year ''National Journal'' publishes an analysis of how liberally or conservatively each member of Congress voted in the previous year. Quigley ranked 109th in the liberal rankings.<ref>[http://www.nationaljournal.com/voteratings2011/searchable-vote-ratings-tables-house-20120223 ''National Journal,'' "Searchable Vote Ratings Tables: House," February 23, 2012]</ref>
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===Percentage voting with party===
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====2013====
 
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===Lifetime missed votes===
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::''See also: [[Lifetime voting records of United States Senators and Representatives]]''
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According to the website ''GovTrack,'' Quigley missed 63 of 3,157 roll call votes from Apr 2009 to Mar 2013.  This amounts to 2.0%, which is better than the median of 2.2% among current congressional representatives as of March 2013.<ref>[http://www.govtrack.us/congress/members/mike_quigley/412331 ''GovTrack,'' "Mike Quigley," Accessed April 1, 2013]</ref>
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===Congressional staff salaries===
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::''See also: [[Staff salaries of United States Senators and Representatives]]''
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====2011====
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The website ''Legistorm'' compiles staff salary information for members of Congress. Quigley paid his congressional staff a total of $1,111,255 in 2011.  He ranks 147th on the list of the lowest paid Democratic representative staff salaries and ranks 55th overall of the highest paid representative staff salaries in 2011.  Overall, [[Illinois]] ranks 46th in average salary for representative staff. The average [[U.S. House of Representatives]] congressional staff was paid $954,912.20 in fiscal year 2011.<ref>[http://www.legistorm.com/member/997/Rep_Mike_Quigley.html LegiStorm "Mike Quigley"]</ref>
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===Net worth===
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:: ''See also: [[Net Worth of United States Senators and Representatives]]''
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====2011====
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Based on congressional financial disclosure forms and calculations made available by ''OpenSecrets.org'', Quigley's net worth as of 2011 was estimated between -$49,998 and $70,998. That averages to $10,500, which is lower than the average net worth of Democratic representatives in 2011 of $5,107,874. His average net worth decreased by 75.29% from 2010.<ref>[http://www.opensecrets.org/pfds/CIDsummary.php?CID=N00030581&year=2011 ''OpenSecrets.org'', "Quigley (D-Ill), 2011"]</ref>
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====2010====
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Based on congressional financial disclosure forms and calculations made available by ''OpenSecrets.org'', Quigley's net worth as of 2010 was estimated between  $-34,998 and $119,998. That averages to $42,500, which is lower than the average net worth of Democratic representatives in 2010 of $4,465,875.<ref>[http://www.opensecrets.org/pfds/CIDsummary.php?CID=N00030581&year=2010 ''OpenSecrets.org'', "Quigley, (D-Illinois), 2010"]</ref>
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==Personal==
 
==Personal==
 
Quigley lives with his wife Barbara, daughters Alyson and Meghan, and two dogs in Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood where he has lived since 1982.<ref name="about"> [http://www.quigleyforcongress.com/biography.htm ''Mike Quigley-Democrat, Illinois 5th Congressional District'' "About Mike" Accessed November 1st, 2011] </ref>
 
Quigley lives with his wife Barbara, daughters Alyson and Meghan, and two dogs in Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood where he has lived since 1982.<ref name="about"> [http://www.quigleyforcongress.com/biography.htm ''Mike Quigley-Democrat, Illinois 5th Congressional District'' "About Mike" Accessed November 1st, 2011] </ref>
  
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==Recent news==
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This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term '''Mike + Quigley + Illinois + House'''
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
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==External links==
 
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Revision as of 22:39, 28 August 2013

Mike Quigley
Mike Quigley.jpg
U.S. House, Illinois, District 5
Incumbent
In office
April 7, 2009-Present
Term ends
January 3, 2015
Years in position 5
PartyDemocratic
PredecessorRahm Emanuel (D)
Compensation
Base salary$174,000/year
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2009
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Campaign $$2,029,964
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Cook County Board of Commissioners
1998-2009
Education
High schoolGlenbard North High School (1971)
Bachelor'sRoosevelt University
Master'sUniversity of Chicago
J.D.Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Personal
BirthdayOctober 17, 1958
Place of birthIndianapolis, Indiana
ProfessionLawyer
Net worth$10,500
ReligionRoman Catholic
Websites
Office website
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Michael "Mike" Quigley (b. October 17, 1958, in Indianapolis, Indiana) is a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives. Quigley was elected by voters from Illinois' 5th congressional district. He was first elected to the U.S. House in 2009.[1]

Quigley won re-election in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2]

Based on analysis of multiple outside rankings, Quigley is an average Democratic member of Congress, meaning he will vote with the Democratic Party on the majority of bills.

Biography

Quigley did his undergraduate work at Roosevelt University, earned a master’s degree in public policy from the University of Chicago, and a law degree from the Loyola University School of Law, all in Chicago. He also served as an adjunct professor of political science at Loyola University Chicago and Roosevelt University, lecturing on politics, the environment and local government. He was a practicing lawyer for almost twenty years.[1]

Career

Committee assignments

U.S. House

2013-2014

Quigley serves on the following committees:[3]

2011-2012

Issues

House Judiciary Committee

Congressman Quigley was first appointed to the House Judiciary Committee shortly after he was sworn into the Congress in 2009. Quigley serves on the House Judiciary Subcommittees on Courts and Competition Policy, and Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.[4]

Campaign themes

According to his website, Quigley's campaign themes include:

  • Environment: "...to create cleaner air, jobs, improve health, protect the environment, and increase our energy independence."
  • Jobs: "...meets regularly with small business owners in the Fifth District, working hard to eliminate red tape and financial barriers to increased hiring, and seeking new and creative ways to increase opportunity."
  • Healthcare: "been a vocal opponent of cuts in Medicaid funding which would have a devastating impact on the health care workforce and the health plans of public sector workers."[5]

Specific votes

Fiscal Cliff

Voted "Yes" Quigley voted for the fiscal cliff compromise bill, which made permanent most of the Bush tax cuts originally passed in 2001 and 2003 while also raising tax rates on the highest income levels. He was 1 of 172 Democrats that voted in favor of the bill. The bill was passed in the House by a 257/167 vote on January 1, 2013.[6]

Elections

2014

See also: Illinois' 5th congressional district elections, 2014

Quigley is set to run for re-election to the U.S. House in 2014. If he runs, he will seek the Democratic nomination in the primary election.The general election takes place November 4, 2014.

2012

See also: Illinois' 5th congressional district elections, 2012

Quigley ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing Illinos' 5th District. Quigley sought the nomination on the Democratic ticket. The signature filing deadline was December 27, 2011, with the primary taking place on March 20, 2012.

Quigley ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on March 20, 2012. He defeated Republican candidate Dan Schmitt in the general election on November 6, 2012.[7]

U.S. House, Illinois District 5 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMike Quigley Incumbent 65.7% 177,729
     Republican Dan Schmitt 28.6% 77,289
     Green Nancy Wade 5.7% 15,359
Total Votes 270,377
Source: Illinois Board of Elections "2012 General Election Official Vote Totals"

Full history


Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Quigley is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Quigley raised a total of $2,029,964 during that time period. This information was last updated on April 5, 2013.[9]

Mike Quigley's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 U.S. House (Illinois, District 5) Won $728,590
2010 U.S. House (Illinois, District 5) Won $1,301,374
Grand Total Raised $2,029,964

2014

Candidates for Congress are required to file up to seven main reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2014 elections season. Below are Quigley's reports.[10]

Mike Quigley Campaign Finance Reports
ReportDate FiledBeginning BalanceTotal Contributions
for Reporting Period
ExpendituresCash on Hand
April Quarterly[11]4/15/2013$0.00$0.00$(50,457.88)$355,785.80
July Quarterly[12]7/15/2013$355,785.80$165,800.00$(91,466.95)$430,118.85
Running totals
$165,800$(141,924.83)

2012

Breakdown of the source of Quigley's campaign funds before the 2012 election.

Quigley won re-election to the U.S. House in 2012. During that election cycle, Quigley's campaign committee raised a total of $728,590 and spent $703,729.[13] This is less than the average $1.5 million spent by House winners in 2012.[14]

Cost per vote

Quigley spent $3.96 per vote received in 2012.

2010

Breakdown of the source of Quigleys's campaign funds before the 2010 election.

Quigley won re-election to the U.S. House of Representatives in 2010. During that re-election cycle, Quigley's campaign committee raised a total of $1,301,374 and spent $1,087,121 .[15]

U.S. House of Representatives, Illinois' 5th Congressional District, 2010 - Mike Quigley Campaign Contributions
Total Raised $1,301,374
Total Spent $1,087,121
Total Raised by General Election Opponent $64,276
Total Spent by General Election Opponent $64,276
Top contributors to Mike Quigley's campaign committee
Clifford Law Offices$35,200
American Assn for Justice$20,000
Development Specialists Inc$19,000
United Auto Workers$19,000
Service Employees International Union$15,000
Top 5 industries that contributed to campaign committee
Lawyers/Law Firms$220,400
Real Estate$83,664
Securities & Investment$61,450
Public Sector Unions$54,500
Business Services$47,850

Analysis

Ideology and leadership

See also: GovTrack's Political Spectrum & Legislative Leadership ranking

Based on an analysis of bill sponsorship by GovTrack, Quigley is a "rank-and-file Democrat," as of June 16, 2013.[16]

Like-minded colleagues

The website OpenCongress tracks the voting records of each member to determine with whom he or she votes most and least often. The results include a member from each party.[17]

Quigley most often votes with:

Quigley least often votes with:

National Journal vote ratings

See also: National Journal vote ratings

2012

Each year National Journal publishes an analysis of how liberally or conservatively each member of Congress voted in the previous year. Quigley ranked 109th in the liberal rankings in 2012.[18]

2011

Each year National Journal publishes an analysis of how liberally or conservatively each member of Congress voted in the previous year. Quigley ranked 109th in the liberal rankings.[19]

Percentage voting with party

2013

The website OpenCongress tracks how often members of Congress vote with the majority of the chamber caucus. According to the website, Mike Quigley has voted with the Democratic Party 93.8% of the time, which ranked 127th among the 192 House Democratic members as of June 2013.[20]

Lifetime missed votes

See also: Lifetime voting records of United States Senators and Representatives

According to the website GovTrack, Quigley missed 63 of 3,157 roll call votes from Apr 2009 to Mar 2013. This amounts to 2.0%, which is better than the median of 2.2% among current congressional representatives as of March 2013.[21]

Congressional staff salaries

See also: Staff salaries of United States Senators and Representatives

2011

The website Legistorm compiles staff salary information for members of Congress. Quigley paid his congressional staff a total of $1,111,255 in 2011. He ranks 147th on the list of the lowest paid Democratic representative staff salaries and ranks 55th overall of the highest paid representative staff salaries in 2011. Overall, Illinois ranks 46th in average salary for representative staff. The average U.S. House of Representatives congressional staff was paid $954,912.20 in fiscal year 2011.[22]

Net worth

See also: Net Worth of United States Senators and Representatives

2011

Based on congressional financial disclosure forms and calculations made available by OpenSecrets.org, Quigley's net worth as of 2011 was estimated between -$49,998 and $70,998. That averages to $10,500, which is lower than the average net worth of Democratic representatives in 2011 of $5,107,874. His average net worth decreased by 75.29% from 2010.[23]

2010

Based on congressional financial disclosure forms and calculations made available by OpenSecrets.org, Quigley's net worth as of 2010 was estimated between $-34,998 and $119,998. That averages to $42,500, which is lower than the average net worth of Democratic representatives in 2010 of $4,465,875.[24]

Personal

Quigley lives with his wife Barbara, daughters Alyson and Meghan, and two dogs in Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood where he has lived since 1982.[25]

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External links


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Congressman Mike Quigley "About Mike" Accessed November 1st, 2011
  2. ABC News 7 "Election Results Primary 2012" Accessed March 20, 2012
  3. CQ.com, "House Committee Rosters for the 113th Congress"
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  5. Quigley for Congress, "Issues," Accessed September 27, 2012
  6. U.S. House "Roll Call Vote on the Fiscal Cliff" Accessed January 4, 2013.
  7. Politico "2012 Election Map, Illinois"
  8. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010," accessed March 28, 2013
  9. Open Secrets "Mike Quigley" Accessed April 5, 2013
  10. Federal Election Commission "Mike Quigley 2014 Summary reports," Accessed July 24, 2013
  11. Federal Election Commission "April Quarterly" Accessed July 24, 2013
  12. Federal Election Commission "July Quarterly" Accessed July 24, 2013
  13. Open Secrets "Mike Quigley 2012 Election Cycle," Accessed February 20, 2013
  14. Open Secrets, "Election 2012: The Big Picture Shows Record Cost of Winning a Seat in Congress," June 19, 2013
  15. Open Secrets "Mike Quigley 2010 Election Cycle," Accessed November 1, 2011
  16. Gov Track "Quigley" Accessed June 16, 2013
  17. OpenCongress, "Rep. Mike Quigley," Accessed August 1, 2013
  18. National Journal, "2012 Congressional Vote Ratings," February 27, 2013
  19. National Journal, "Searchable Vote Ratings Tables: House," February 23, 2012
  20. OpenCongress, "Voting With Party," accessed June 6, 2013
  21. GovTrack, "Mike Quigley," Accessed April 1, 2013
  22. LegiStorm "Mike Quigley"
  23. OpenSecrets.org, "Quigley (D-Ill), 2011"
  24. OpenSecrets.org, "Quigley, (D-Illinois), 2010"
  25. Mike Quigley-Democrat, Illinois 5th Congressional District "About Mike" Accessed November 1st, 2011
Political offices
Preceded by
Rahm Emanuel
U.S. House of Representatives - Illinois' District 5
2009–present
Succeeded by
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