Peter Hurtado

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Peter Hurtado
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Illinois State Senate District 42
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Peter Hurtado was a 2012 Republican candidate for District 42 of the Illinois State Senate.

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Campaign themes

2012

Hurtado's campaign website listed the following issues:[1]

  • Eliminate Governor Quinn’s Income Tax increase that has driven away employers and financially burdened Illinois families
Excerpt: "Since Governor Quinn enacted a tax increase of 67% on personal income and a 45% increase on corporate income, more than 30,000 jobs have disappeared from Illinois and companies, such as Caterpillar (the largest employer in Aurora), have threatened to relocate their manufacturing facilities outside the state."
  • Bring back fiscal solvency to Illinois
Excerpt: "To correct this disaster created by former Governor Blagojevich and current Governor Quinn, Illinois must return to fiscal discipline by first reforming its expensive and generous public employee pension system that is straining the state’s finances."
  • Promote economic growth in Illinois
Excerpt: "To begin rebuilding our state’s economy, we must first repeal Governor Quinn’s income tax increase that has driven away businesses from Illinois, and create fiscal stability in our state by creating balanced and sustainable budgets. These two elements are essential in order to convince businesses already within Illinois, and those looking to relocate to the state, that Illinois is a stable and profitable location for their business."

Elections

2012

See also: Illinois State Senate elections, 2012

Hurtado ran in the 2012 election for Illinois State Senate District 42. Hurtado was unopposed in the Republican primary on March 20, 2012 and was defeated by incumbent Linda Holmes (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2][3][4]

Illinois State Senate, District 42, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngLinda Holmes Incumbent 64.6% 36,825
     Republican Peter Hurtado 35.4% 20,177
Total Votes 57,002

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