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  name                = Shane Cultra |
 
  name                = Shane Cultra |
 
  profile image      = Shane Cultra.jpg |
 
  profile image      = Shane Cultra.jpg |
  political position  = Illinois House of Representatives District 105 |
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  political position  = Illinois State Senate District 53 |
  incumbency          = Incumbent |
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  incumbency          = New senator |
  assumed office      = 2003 |
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  assumed office      = January 12, 2011 |
 
  term ends          = 2013 |
 
  term ends          = 2013 |
 
  political party    = [[Republican]] |
 
  political party    = [[Republican]] |
 
  profession          = Legislator |
 
  profession          = Legislator |
  website            = [http://ilga.gov/house/Rep.asp?MemberID=1244 House site] |
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  website            = [http://www.ilga.gov/senate/Senator.asp?GA=97&MemberID=1774 Senate site] |
}}{{tnr}}'''Shane Cultra''' is a [[Republican Party (United States)|Republican]] member of the [[Illinois House of Representatives]], representing the 105th district since 2003.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Shane Cultra''' is a [[Republican Party (United States)|Republican]] member of the [[Illinois State Senate]].  He has represented District 53 since 2011.  Cultra was selected to replace [[Dan Rutherford]], who was elected [[Illinois Treasurer]].  He previously served in the [[Illinois House of Representatives]], representing the 105th district from 2003 to 2010.
  
 
Cultra is the former President of Onarga Nursery, and Girls Basketball Coach at Saint John's Lutheran School in Buckley.
 
Cultra is the former President of Onarga Nursery, and Girls Basketball Coach at Saint John's Lutheran School in Buckley.
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==Committee membership==
 
==Committee membership==
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===2009-2010===
 
* [[Access to Federal Funding Committee, Illinois House of Representatives|Access to Federal Funding]]
 
* [[Access to Federal Funding Committee, Illinois House of Representatives|Access to Federal Funding]]
 
* [[Agriculture & Conservation Committee, Illinois House of Representatives|Agriculture & Conservation]]
 
* [[Agriculture & Conservation Committee, Illinois House of Representatives|Agriculture & Conservation]]
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://ilga.gov/house/Rep.asp?MemberID=1244 Illinois General Assembly - Representative Shane Cultra (R) 105th District]
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*[http://www.ilga.gov/senate/Senator.asp?GA=97&MemberID=1774 Illinois Senate - Shane Cultra]
**[http://ilga.gov/house/RepBills.asp?MemberID=1244 Bills] [http://ilga.gov/house/RepCommittees.asp?MemberID=1244 Committees]
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*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=33632 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=33632 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=33632 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=33632 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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Revision as of 20:57, 5 February 2011

Shane Cultra
Shane Cultra.jpg
Illinois State Senate District 53
New senator
Assumed office
January 12, 2011
Current term ends
2013
Political party Republican
Profession Legislator
Website Senate site
Shane Cultra is a Republican member of the Illinois State Senate. He has represented District 53 since 2011. Cultra was selected to replace Dan Rutherford, who was elected Illinois Treasurer. He previously served in the Illinois House of Representatives, representing the 105th district from 2003 to 2010.

Cultra is the former President of Onarga Nursery, and Girls Basketball Coach at Saint John's Lutheran School in Buckley.

He is Chair of the Grand Prairie Seminary Board of Trustees, member of the Lions Club, Onarga Christian Church, and Chair of the Onarga Community Center.[1]


Committee membership

2009-2010

Elections

2010

See also:Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2010

Cultra won re-election to the 105th District seat against Green Party candidate Vince LaMie. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on February 2nd. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[2]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 105 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Shane Cultra (R) 29,199 82.65%
Vince LaMie (G) 6,130 17.35%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Republican Shane Cultra won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives District 105 receiving 40,127 votes.[3]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 105 (2008)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Shane Cultra (R) 40,127

2006

On November 7, 2006, Republican Shane Cultra won re-election to the Illinois House of Representatives District 105 receiving 40,127 votes.[4]

Illinois House of Representatives, District 105 (2006)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Shane Cultra (R) 40,127

Campaign Donors

2008

In 2008, Cultra collected $54,908 in donations.[5]

Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Illinois State Medical Society $3,500
Iroquois County Republican Committee $2,000
AT&T $1,500
Illinois Chamber of Commerce $1,500
Ameren $1,500

External links

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References

Political offices
Preceded by
Dan Rutherford
Illinois Senate District 53
2011–present
Succeeded by
NA
Preceded by
-
Illinois House of Representatives District 105
2003–2011
Succeeded by
Jason Barickman