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Patricia Mahon
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Candidate for
Illinois State Senate District 15
PartyDemocratic
Education
Bachelor'sBradley University
J.D.DePaul University College of Law
Personal
ProfessionDeputy Village Administrator, Village of South Holland
Websites
Campaign website
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Patricia Mahon was a 2012 Democratic candidate for District 15 of the Illinois State Senate.

Mahon currently serves as Deputy Village Administrator for the Village of South Holland, a position she was appointed to in 2004. She earned her Bachelors in International Studies from Bradley University and J.D. from DePaul University College of Law.

Mahon was appointed as Village of South Holland’s Director of Communications and EEO Officer in 2001.[1]

Issues

Campaign themes

On her campaign website Mahon lists four main issues of the campaign:[2]

  • Education:
  • "Funding reform: Less emphasis on local property taxes"
  • "Improving performance"
  • "Focusing on bringing back the trades for those not college bound"
  • Transportation:
  • "Creating the Metra Southeast Service Line"
  • "Building the 3rd Airport"
  • "Connecting I57 to 294"
  • Economic Development:
  • "Attracting national franchises to our communities"
  • "Greater access to credit for entrepreneurs and simplifying the SBA process"
  • Fiscal Responsibility:
  • "Finding new sources for revenue"
  • "Decrease spending (i.e. on “pork” projects)"

Elections

2012

See also: Illinois State Senate elections, 2012

Mahon ran in the 2012 election for Illinois State Senate District 15. Mahon lost in the Democratic primary on March 20, 2012. He faced Joseph Letke, Jr., Donna Miller and Napoleon Harris. Incumbent James Meeks (D) is not running for re-election. No candidate has declared for the Republican ticket. The general election took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

Illinois State Senate, District 15 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Patricia Mahon 21.1% 4,928
Donna Miller 35.2% 8,209
Green check mark transparent.pngNapoleon Harris 43.6% 10,172
Total Votes 23,309

Personal

Mahon and her husband Patrick live in South Holland. They do not have any children.[1]

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