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}}{{tnr}}'''Sam Yingling'''  is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Illinois House of Representatives]], representing District 62. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.
  
Yingling is the Avon Township Supervisor, with prior experience in real estate and advertising. He graduated from DePaul University with a degree in Public Policy and Urban Planning. He has served on several boards, including the Round Lake Chamber of Commerce as president.<ref name="patch">[http://grayslake.patch.com/articles/candidate-profile-sam-yingling-runs-for-district-62-house-seat ''Grayslake Patch'', "Meet the Candidate: Sam Yingling for District 62 State Rep." August 23, 2012. Retrieved October 29, 2012.]</ref>
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Yingling earned his B.S. in Public Policy and Urban Planning from DePaul University.<ref name="patch">[http://grayslake.patch.com/articles/candidate-profile-sam-yingling-runs-for-district-62-house-seat ''Grayslake Patch'', "Meet the Candidate: Sam Yingling for District 62 State Rep." August 23, 2012. Retrieved October 29, 2012.]</ref>
 
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According to Yingling's website, ''The Chicago Tribune'' endorsed Yingling.<ref>[http://www.samyingling.com/ ''Sam Yingling'', accessed October 25, 2012]</ref>
  

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Sam Yingling
Sam Yingling.jpg
Illinois House of Representatives District 62
Incumbent
In office
2013 - Present
Term ends
January 14, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$67,836/year
Per diem$111/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Avon Township Supervisor
Education
High schoolCarmel Catholic High School
Bachelor'sDePaul University
Personal
Place of birthLake County, Illinois
ProfessionLicensed real estate broker
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Sam Yingling is a Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives, representing District 62. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Yingling earned his B.S. in Public Policy and Urban Planning from DePaul University.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Illinois Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations-General Service
Economic Development
State Government Administration
Tollway Oversight
Transportation: Regulation, Roads & Bridges

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

Yingling told the Grayslake Patch that he seeks state-level property tax reform, the reestablishment of the idea that elected officials are to serve the public, and "economic development."[1]

Elections

2012

See also: Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2012

Yingling won election in the 2012 election for Illinois House of Representatives District 62. Yingling was unopposed in the March 20 Democratic primary and defeated incumbent Sandy Cole (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3][4]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 62, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngSam Yingling 55.3% 20,994
     Republican Sandy Cole Incumbent 44.7% 16,978
Total Votes 37,972


Endorsements

According to Yingling's website, The Chicago Tribune endorsed Yingling.[5]

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Preceded by
Sandy Cole (R)
Illinois House of Representatives District 62
2013–present
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