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}}{{tnr}}'''Steve Stadelman'''  is a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012#District 34|District 34]] of the [[Illinois State Senate]].
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}}{{tnr}}'''Steve Stadelman'''  is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Illinois State Senate]], representing District 34. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.
  
Stadelman has been a news anchor/reporter for WTVO-TV Channel 17 since May 1987. He earned his BA in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.<ref>[http://www.linkedin.com/pub/steve-stadelman/5/900/501 ''LinkedIn,'' "Steve Stadelman," accessed January 11, 2012]</ref>
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Stadelman earned his B.A. in Journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His professional experience includes working as a news anchor/reporter for WTVO-TV Channel 17.<ref>[http://www.linkedin.com/pub/steve-stadelman/5/900/501 ''LinkedIn,'' "Steve Stadelman," accessed January 11, 2012]</ref>
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==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Stadelman served on the following committees:
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|Chamber = State Senate
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|Committee1 = Appropriations II
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|Committee2 = Committee of the Whole
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|Committee3 = Education
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|Committee4 = Human Services
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|Committee5 = State Government & Veterans Affairs
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|Chair5 = Vice-chair
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|Committee6 = Transportation
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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====2012====
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Stadelman's campaign website listed the following issues:<ref>[http://stadelmanforsenate.com/issues-main/ ''Steve Stadelman'', "Issues," accessed October 21, 2012]</ref>
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*'''Jobs
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:Excerpt: "Job creation and development are a top priority. Steve believes in an innovative approach to jobs, one that emphasizes the natural connection to education. The Rockford area continues to have one of the highest unemployment rates in the state, and Steve offers a series of strategies for creating jobs that also involves downtown redevelopment, transportation improvements and incentives for small businesses..."
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*'''The Budget
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:Excerpt: "Fixing budgetary problems requires a multifaceted approach. Steve believes in the collective bargaining rights of public employees, but he recognizes that reform must come from negotiation and the sharing of sacrifices. He will fight for budget solutions that benefit the middle class..."
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*'''Good Government
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:Excerpt: "As a television reporter and news anchor, Steve spent 25 years advocating for viewers’ interests and keeping a watchful eye on government. He will do the same for voters in the 34th District as State Senator. Steve believes in legislative accountability, and he supports abolishing the abused legislative scholarship program."
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*'''Education
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:Excerpt: "As the father of four children, Steve Stadelman has a specific interest in assuring high-quality public education. He will fight to get schools the resources they need. Steve believes that we need to do a better job of preparing our students for college and careers because there’s no better investment in our future."
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*'''Seniors
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:Excerpt: "Older adults deserve to have affordable and reliable health care, financial security and a dignified quality of life. Steve believes in the rights of seniors."
  
 
==Elections==
 
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:: ''See also: [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012]]''
  
Stadelman is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012|Illinois State Senate]] District 34. Stadelman is running against [[Dan Lewandowski]], [[Glenn Patterson]] and [[Marla Wilson]] in the Democratic primary on March 20, 2012. Incumbent [[Dave Syverson]] is not running for re-election in District 34. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.elections.il.gov/InfoForCandidates.aspx ''Illinois State Board of Elections'' "Candidate List," December 5, 2011]</ref>
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Stadelman won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012|Illinois State Senate]] District 34. Stadelman defeated [[Dan Lewandowski]], [[Glenn Patterson]] and [[Marla Wilson]] in the Democratic primary on March 20, 2012 and defeated [[Frank Gambino]] (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.elections.il.gov/InfoForCandidates.aspx ''Illinois State Board of Elections'' "Candidate List," December 5, 2011]</ref><ref>[http://www.elections.il.gov/Downloads/ElectionInformation/VoteTotals/2012GPOfficialVote.pdf ''Illinois State Board of Elections,'' "Official 2012 Primary Results"]</ref><ref>[http://www.elections.il.gov/Downloads/ElectionInformation/VoteTotals/2012GPOfficialVote.pdf ''Illinois Secretary of State'' - 2012 Primary Results]</ref><ref>[http://www.elections.il.gov/Downloads/ElectionInformation/VoteTotals/2012GEOfficialVote.pdf Illinois State Board of Elections, “Official Vote - November 6, 2012 General Election,” accessed December 31, 2012]</ref>
  
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|party1= Democratic
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|winner1 = Steve Stadelman
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|candidate2 = Frank Gambino
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|votes1 = 49540
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|Chamber=  Illinois State Senate
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|party= Democratic
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|winner1 =Steve Stadelman
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|candidate2 =Dan Lewandowski
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|candidate3 =Marla Wilson
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|votes1 =5878
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|votes2 =2596
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|votes3 =2305
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====Endorsements====
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Stadelman's campaign website listed the following endorsements:<ref>[http://stadelmanforsenate.com/stevessupporters/ ''Steve Stadelman'', "Steve's Supporters," accessed October 21, 2012]</ref>
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*Nancy Kalchbrenner, Former President, Rockford Board of Education
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*Mary Jo Powers, Rockford
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*Stephen Goers, Rockford
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==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|link = <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=413238 ''followthemoney.org'', "Stadelman, Steven (Steve)," accessed July 17, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Democratic
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|office2012 = [[Illinois State Senate elections, 2012|Illinois State Senate, District 34]]
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===2012===
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|org3 = Illinois Laborers
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|org5 = Illinois Democratic Party
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==Personal==
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Stadelman is married and has four children.
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*[http://stevestadelman.com Official campaign website]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/candidate/biography/135008/steve-stadelman Project Vote Smart biography]
 
*[http://www.linkedin.com/pub/steve-stadelman/5/900/501 Steve Stadelman on LinkedIn]
 
*[http://www.linkedin.com/pub/steve-stadelman/5/900/501 Steve Stadelman on LinkedIn]
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*[https://twitter.com/stevestadelman Campaign Twitter account]
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*[http://www.youtube.com/user/VoteforSteve2012?feature=guide Campaign YouTube]
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*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=144015 2012]
  
 
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Steve Stadelman
Steve Stadelman.jpg
Illinois State Senate District 34
Incumbent
In office
2013 - Present
Term ends
January 11, 2017
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 8, 2016
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Wisconsin-Madison
Personal
ProfessionNews Anchor/Reporter
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Steve Stadelman is a Democratic member of the Illinois State Senate, representing District 34. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Stadelman earned his B.A. in Journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His professional experience includes working as a news anchor/reporter for WTVO-TV Channel 17.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Illinois Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations II
Committee of the Whole
Education
Human Services
State Government & Veterans Affairs, Vice-chair
Transportation

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

Stadelman's campaign website listed the following issues:[2]

  • Jobs
Excerpt: "Job creation and development are a top priority. Steve believes in an innovative approach to jobs, one that emphasizes the natural connection to education. The Rockford area continues to have one of the highest unemployment rates in the state, and Steve offers a series of strategies for creating jobs that also involves downtown redevelopment, transportation improvements and incentives for small businesses..."
  • The Budget
Excerpt: "Fixing budgetary problems requires a multifaceted approach. Steve believes in the collective bargaining rights of public employees, but he recognizes that reform must come from negotiation and the sharing of sacrifices. He will fight for budget solutions that benefit the middle class..."
  • Good Government
Excerpt: "As a television reporter and news anchor, Steve spent 25 years advocating for viewers’ interests and keeping a watchful eye on government. He will do the same for voters in the 34th District as State Senator. Steve believes in legislative accountability, and he supports abolishing the abused legislative scholarship program."
  • Education
Excerpt: "As the father of four children, Steve Stadelman has a specific interest in assuring high-quality public education. He will fight to get schools the resources they need. Steve believes that we need to do a better job of preparing our students for college and careers because there’s no better investment in our future."
  • Seniors
Excerpt: "Older adults deserve to have affordable and reliable health care, financial security and a dignified quality of life. Steve believes in the rights of seniors."

Elections

2012

See also: Illinois State Senate elections, 2012

Stadelman won election in the 2012 election for Illinois State Senate District 34. Stadelman defeated Dan Lewandowski, Glenn Patterson and Marla Wilson in the Democratic primary on March 20, 2012 and defeated Frank Gambino (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4][5][6]

Illinois State Senate, District 34, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngSteve Stadelman 62.8% 49,540
     Republican Frank Gambino 37.2% 29,342
Total Votes 78,882


Illinois State Senate Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngSteve Stadelman 54.5% 5,878
Dan Lewandowski 24.1% 2,596
Marla Wilson 21.4% 2,305
Total Votes 10,779

Endorsements

Stadelman's campaign website listed the following endorsements:[7]

  • Nancy Kalchbrenner, Former President, Rockford Board of Education
  • Mary Jo Powers, Rockford
  • Stephen Goers, Rockford

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Stadelman is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Stadelman raised a total of $476,996 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 17, 2013.[8]

Steve Stadelman's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Illinois State Senate, District 34 Won $476,996
Grand Total Raised $476,996

2012

Stadelman won election to the Illinois State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Stadelman raised a total of $476,996.
Illinois State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Steve Stadelman's campaign in 2012
Illinois Senate Democratic Fund$233,501
Stadelman, Steve$29,028
Illinois Laborers$23,707
Chicago Land Operators Joint Labor-Management$20,000
Illinois Democratic Party$19,116
Total Raised in 2012$476,996
Source:Follow the Money

Personal

Stadelman is married and has four children.

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Preceded by
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