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* [http://www.link30.org/ Sen. Link's website]
 
* [http://www.ilga.gov/senate/Senator.asp?GA=96&MemberID=1431 Biography from the Illinois General Assembly]
 
* [http://www.ilga.gov/senate/Senator.asp?GA=96&MemberID=1431 Biography from the Illinois General Assembly]
* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=9519 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=9519 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=9519 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=98739 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=79793 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=71060 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=3844 2002], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=30499 2000], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=30150 1998], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=29753 1996]
 
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=98739 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=79793 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=71060 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=3844 2002], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=30499 2000], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=30150 1998], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=29753 1996]
* [http://www.link30.org/ Sen. Link's website]
 
  
 
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Revision as of 15:25, 3 August 2010

Terry Link
Terry Link.jpg
Illinois State Senate District 30
Incumbent
Assumed office
1997
Current term ends
2012
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Website Official website
Terry Link is a Democratic member of the Illinois State Senate. He has represented District 30 since 1997 and currently serves as a Majority Whip. Link was re-elected in November of 2008 with his term expiring in 2012.

Link graduated with his Bachelor's Degree from the University of Wisconsin-Stout (Formerly Stout State). Link is a former business owner and Director of Government Affairs for Johnson Controls.

Committee assignments

Link serves on these committees:


Elections

2008

On November 4, 2008, Democrat Terry Link won re-election to the Illinois State Senate District 30 receiving 42,407 votes, ahead of Republican Keith Gray receiving 30,771 votes.[2]


Illinois State Senate, District 30 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Terry Link (D) 42,407
Keith Gray (R) 23,141



Campaign Donors

2008

In 2008, Link collected $540,931 in donations.[3]

Listed below are those that contributed most to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Citizens for James M. Houlihan $30,000
Associated Beer Distributors of Illinois $28,000
Illinois Credit Union League $12,572
Illinois Education Association $11,000
Abbott Laboratories $7,000
Harrahs $7,000
Associated Fire Fighters of Illinois $6,900
Midwest Energy $6,900
Community Bankers Association of Illinois $6,500
Midwest Energy $6,000
Lake County Federation of Teachers Local 504 $5,900
Comed $5,650
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association $5,500
Altria $5,500
Illinois Health Care Association $5,500
Illinois State Bar Association $5,250
Agents Insurance Services $5,000
Cottonwood Financial LTD $5,000
Illinois Association of Mortgage Bankers $4,825
Bluestar Energy Services $4,650



District 30

Link represents Illinois Senate District 30. District 30 includes the Northeast Chicago suburbs of Lake Bluff and Libertyville[4].

Personal

Terry is married to Susan Link. They have four children and reside in Vernon Hills, Illinois.

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Political offices
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Illinois Senate District 30
1997–present
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