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}}{{tnr}}'''Rich Brauer''' (b. June 14, 1954) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Illinois House of Representatives]], representing District 87 since 2013. He represented District 100 from 2003 to 2013, but switched due to [[Redistricting in Illinois|redistricting]].
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}}{{tnr}}'''Rich Brauer''' (b. June 14, 1954) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Illinois House of Representatives]], representing District 87. He was first elected to the chamber in 2002.
  
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Rich Brauer
Rich Brauer.jpg
Illinois House of Representatives District 87
Incumbent
In office
2003-Present
Term ends
January 14, 2015
Years in position 11
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$67,836/year
Per diem$111/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
BirthdayJuly 14, 1954
Place of birthSpringfield, IL
ProfessionBusiness Owner
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Rich Brauer (b. June 14, 1954) is a Republican member of the Illinois House of Representatives, representing District 87. He was first elected to the chamber in 2002.

Brauer's professional experience includes owning a business.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Brauer served on the following committees:

Illinois Committee Assignments, 2013
Financial Institutions
International Trade & Commerce
Public Utilities
Tourism & Conventions
Legislative Audit Commission

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Brauer served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Brauer served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2012

Brauer won re-election in the 2012 election for Illinois House of Representatives District 87. Brauer was unopposed in the March 20 Republican primary and was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3][4]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 87, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRich Brauer Incumbent 100% 39,826
Total Votes 39,826


2010

See also:Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2010

Brauer won re-election to the 100th District Seat in 2010 with no opposition. He defeated Bill Hinrichs in the Republican primary on February 2nd by a margin of 10,435 to 2,504. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[5]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 100 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Rich Brauer (R) 40,474 100.0%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Republican Rich Brauer won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives District 100. He ran unopposed receiving 53,299 votes.[6]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 100 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Rich Brauer (R) 53,299

2006

On November 7, 2006, Republican Rich Brauer won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives District 100. He ran unopposed receiving 41,748 votes.[7]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 100 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Rich Brauer (R) 41,748

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Brauer collected $157,823 in campaign contributions. The largest contributors are listed below:[8]

Illinois House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Rich Brauer's campaign in 2010
Illinois Education Association$10,000
AT&T$4,784
Illinois Realtors Association$3,973
Associated Beer Distributors Of Illinois$3,500
Associated Fire Fighters Of Illinois$2,800
Total Raised in 2010 $157,823

2008

In 2008, Brauer collected $153,485 in donations.[9]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Illinois State Medical Society $3,500
Associated Beer Distributors of Illinois $3,450
Illinois Realtors Association $3,200
Electrical Workers Local 193 $2,750
AT&T $2,700

Scorecards

Illinois Opportunity Project

See also: Illinois Opportunity Project's Legislative Vote Card

The Illinois Opportunity Project, "an independent research and public policy enterprise that promotes legislative solutions in advance of free markets and free minds," annually releases its Legislative Vote Card, grading all members in both chambers of the Illinois General Assembly on the basis of their support of "pro-growth economic policies that increase personal freedom and reign in expansive government."[10][11]

2012

Brauer received a score of 62.50 out of 100 in 2012 for a grade of C- according to the IOP’s grading scale. His score was tied for the 34th highest among all 120 members of the Illinois House of Representatives included in the Vote Card.[11]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Bill Mitchell (R)
Illinois House of Representatives District 87
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Illinois House of Representatives District 100
2003–2013
Succeeded by
Jim Watson (R)