CAIR-Chicago Voter Guide

UNITED STATES SENATOR

Democratic Party Challenger: Alexi Giannoulias

Contact Information:

11 South Lasalle Suite 2500 Chicago, IL 60603

PO Box 494 Chicago, IL 60690

312-738-6190

www.alexiforillinois.com

Education

B.A., Boston University

Law degree, Tulane University

Work Experience

Vice-President of Broadway Bank

State Treasurer of Illinois

Republican Party Candidate: Mark Kirk

Contact Information:

P.O. Box 8 –

Winnetka, Illinois 60093

847-498-0300

www.kirkforsenate.com

Education

B.A., Cornell

M.A., London School of Economics

Law degree, Georgetown

Work Experience

World Bank

State Department

Baker & McKenzie law firm

Representative of 10th district in Congress

Green Party Challenger: LeAlan Jones

Contact Information:

312-94-JONES (5-6637)

www.lealanforsenate.org

Education

B.A., Barat College

Work Experience

Freelance Journalist

Author

Documentary Producer

Board Member of Sargent Shriver National Center for Poverty Law

Libertarian Party Challenger: Mike Labno

Contact Information:

217-408-0076

www.labno4senate.com

Education

Engineering Degree

Work Experience

Senior project manager in electrical construction

Volunteer with the Chicago Guardian Angels

Parishioner and volunteer with St. Mary of Gostyn Church

GOVERNOR OF ILLINOIS

Democratic Incumbent: Governor Pat Quinn

Contact Information:

676 N. Lasalle, Suite 340

Chicago, IL 60654

312-654-8888

www.quinnforillinois.com

Education:

B.A., Georgetown University, 1971

J.D., Northwestern University School of Law, 1980

Work Experience:

1982: Commisioner, Cook County Board of Appeals

1991-95: Illinois State Treasurer

2002-09: Lieutenant Governor, State of Illinois

2009-10: Governor, State of Illinois

Republican Candidate: State Senator Bill Brady

Contact Information:

1201 N. Clark, Suite 300

Chicago, IL 60610

312-846-1649

www.bradyforillinois.com

Education:

B.S., Illinois Wesleyan University, 1983

Work Experience:

Co-Owner, Brady Homes;

1993-2000: Representative, Illinois State House

2002-2010: Senator, Illinois State Senate

Green Party Candidate:  Rich Whitney

Contact Information:

1801 New Era Road

Carbondale, IL 62901

618-434-0046

www.whitneyforgov.org

Education:

B.A., Michigan State Univeristy, 1977

J.D., Southern Illinois State University School of Law, 1996

Work Experience:

1997-2010: Partner, Speir and Whitney

1981-93: Journalist

2000-02, 2005-10: Chair, Platform Cmte., Illinois Green Party

2002-04: Chair, Shawnee Green Party

Independent Conservative Candidate: Christopher Pedersen

Contact Information:

702 Vine

Joliet, IL 60435

Libertarian Party Candidate: Lex Green

Contact Information:

2707 Crooked Creek

Bloomington, IL 61705

309-828-9212

www.electlex.com

Education:

Attended, Illinois Wesleyen University

Degree in Electronic Technology, Illinois Central College

Work Experience:

Part-Time Associate Producer, Hook and Hunt TV

Associate, Starlight Software Systems

Employee, Mitsubishi Motors automobile factory

Member, 912 Project

Founder, McLean County Campaign for Liberty

Founder, McLean County Freedom Coalition

Constitution Party Candidate: Michael L. White

Contact Information:

P.O. Box 6186

Lindenhurst, IL 60046

224-636-7898

www.illinois2010.com

Education:

A.A., Kankakee Community College

B.S., Illinois State University

Work Experience:

Member, Illinois National Guard

Member, United States Air Force

Member, Air Force Reserve

Business manager, speech therapy clinic

Independent Party Candidate: Stephen F. Estill

Contact Information:

37926 East State Route 10

Mason City, IL 62664

www.independentforgovernor-illinois.com

Independent Party Candidate: Gregg Moore

Contact Information:

1528 N. Ashland

Chicago, IL 60622

773-235-8477

http://greggmooreforilgov.spaces.live.com/blog/cns!/

Education:

B.S., University of Ife Ile-Ife, Nigeria, 1980

M.B.A., University of Lagos, Akoka, Nigeria, 1985

B.T.H., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Work Experience:

2000-2003: Account Clerk, Banco Popular

2000-2003: Sales Consultant, ALAC

2002-2010: Pastor, Believer's Temple

2006-2010: Charter Member, Republican National Committee

Independent Party Candidate: Scott Lee Cohen

Contact Information:

2128 N. Winchester

Chicago, IL 60614

312-441-0300

www.scottleecohen.com

Work Experience:

Founder, Rod Must Resign citizen group

Sponsor, Junior Council of Children’s Memorial Hospital

Advocate, Jeffrey Pride Childhood Cancer Foundation

Independent Party Candidate: William Walls III

Contact Information:

1727 S. Indiana

Chicago, IL 60616

312-525-0010

http://wallsforgov.com

Education:

Graduated, Tuskegee University, 1980

J.D., Illinois of Technology, Chicago-Kent College of Law, 1986

Work Experience:

Community activist

National Political Director, Rainbow/People United to Save Humanity Coalition

Co-Manager, Joyce Washington for Illinois Lieutenant Governor Campaign

1983-1986: Confidential Assitant to Mayor Harold Washington

2004: Illinois primary surrogate for John Kerry

ILLINOIS STATE ATTORNEY GENERAL

Democratic Incumbent: Lisa Madigan

Contact Information:

100 W. Randolph

Chicago, IL 60601

312-814-3000

www.lisamadigan.org

Education:

B.A., Georgetown University, 1988

J.D., Loyola University Chicago School of Law

Work Experience:

Asst. Dean, Adult and Continuing Education, Wright College

Litigator, Sachnoff & Weaver, Ltd.

Teacher, South Africa

1998-2002: Senator, Illinois State Senate

2002-10: Atty. General, State of Illinois

Republican Candidate: Steve Kim

Contact Information:

P.O. Box 2536

Northbrook, IL 60065

773-678-2243

www.stevekimforag.com

Education:

B.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison

J.D., Loyola University Chicago Law School

Work Experience:

Special Assistant to Illinois Governor Jim Edgar

International Trade Specialist, Illinois Dept. of Commerce and Community Affairs

Vice President for Government and Public Affairs, Time Warner Cable Corporation

Director of External Affairs, AT&T

Counsel, Rosenberg, Kim, and Jimenez law firm

General Counsel, Coils, Inc.

Green Party Candidate: David Black

Contact Information:

107 W. 4th Street

Belvidere, IL 61008

815-871-8991

www.blackforattorneygeneral.com

Education:

J.D., DePaul University College of Law

Ph.D., University of Michigan

Work Experience:

Party Secretary, Illinois Green Party

1980-2010: Attorney at Law

Independent Conservative Candidate: Christopher Pedersen

Contact Information:

702 Vine

Joliet, IL 60435

Libertarian Party Candidate: Bill Malan

Contact Information:

2300 West Polk Street

Chicago, IL 60612

312-BILL-4-AG

www.bill4ag.org

Education:

BS, University of Idaho

JD, University of Idaho

MBA, University of Illinois at Chicago

Work Experience:

Member of the Air Force

Law Clerk of a district judge in Idaho

Lawyer

Constitution Party Candidate: Louis Cotton

Contact Information:

1273 Bulebird Road

Sorento, IL 62086

ILLINOIS SECRETARY OF STATE

Democratic Incumbent: Jesse White Contact Information:

134 N. LaSalle, Suite 1814

Chicago, IL 60602 312-346-1819

www.jessewhite2010.com

Education:

B.S., Alabama State University, 1957

Work Experience:

Teacher/Administrator, Chicago Public School System

Professional Baseball Player, Chicago Cubs Organization

Paratrooper, United States' 101st Airborne Division

Member, Illinois National Guard

1976-92: Representative, Illinois State House of Representatives

1992-98: Recorder of Deeds, Cook County, Illinois

1998-2010, Secretary of State of Illinois

Republican Party Candidate: Robert Enriquez

Contact Information:

3015 E. New York St., #A2-138 Aurora, IL 60504

312-675-2010

www.ilstatesec.com/home.php

Education

B.S., Case Western Reserve University

MBA, Baldwin-Wallace College

Work Experience:

International business work for Fortune firms

Commissioner on Illinois Human Rights Commission

US Marine officer

Libertarian Party Candidate: Josh Hanson

Contact Information:

P.O. Box 4851 Wheaton IL 60189

630-200-9527

http://joshhanson2010.com/

Education:

B.A. Wheaton College

Work Experience:

Project Coordinator for customer service

“Rookie of the Year” in 2009 by the Libertarian Party

ILLINOIS TREASURER

Democratic Party Candidate: Robin Kelly

Contact Information:

11 S LaSalle Suite 1450

Chicago, IL 60602

708-382-0643

www.robinfortreasurer.com

Education

B.A. and M.A. Bradley University

PhD Northern Illinois University

Work Experience

2007 Chief of Staff at Treasurer’s Office

State Representative of the 38th District

Republican Party Candidate: Dan Rutherford

Contact Information:

220 W. Howard Street Pontiac IL 61764

815-842-2475

DanRutherford.org

Education

Pontiac Township High School

B.S., Illinois State University

Work Experience

25 years in the private sector

ServiceMaster Clean, Terminix, Tru-Green, and Merry Maids

1992 State Representative

2002 State Senator

Green Party Candidate: Scott K. Summers

Contact Information:

P.O. Box 430,

Harvard, IL 60033

815-345-4900

SummersForTreasurer.org

Education

B.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

MBA, Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management

Northern Illinois University College of Law

Work Experience

Trustee at McHenry County College

Treasurer of Harvard Community Memorial Hospital, Hospice for McHenry County, and a church in Woodstock, IL

Executive in Northeastern Illinois Planning Commission

Libertarian Party Candidate: James Pauly

Contact Information:

773-426-2006

pauly4illinois.com

Education

B.S., Illinois State University

M.B.A., Loyola University Chicago

Work Experience

Senior Quality Assurance Analyst

Fundraising Chair for the Libertarian Party

ILLINOIS COMPTROLLER

Democratic Party: David Miller

Contact Information:

1350 E. Sibley Blvd. Suite 202 Dolton, IL 60419

708-849-7372

DavidMillerIllinois.com

Education

Medical engineering, Boston University

Doctor of Dental Surgery, University of Illinois

Work Experience

Illinois State Representative since 2001

Dentist for 21 years

Republican Party Candidate: Judy Baar Topinka

Contact Information:

PO Box 93 Springfield, IL 62705-0093

877-751-5839

www.judybaartopinka.com

Education

B. S., Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism

Work Experience

Journalist for local Cook County newspapers

State Representative 1980

State Senator for a decade

Riverside Township Republican Committeeman

Founder of nonprofit SWSM

Green Party Candidate: Erika Schafer

Contact Information:

P.O. Box 471278 Chicago, IL 60647

773-501-6847

www.electerika2010.com

Education

B.S., University of Illinois

Work Experience

HR professional

Director of Financial Services for a nonprofit

Libertarian Party Candidate: Julie Fox

Contact Information:

P.O. Box 1906 Arlington Heights, IL 60006-1906

www.foxforcomptroller.com

Education

B.S., University of IL Champaign-Urbana

B.S., University of IL Chicago

Work Experience

Controller for Bell Flavors and Fragrance

Accounting Manager at Arthur Machinery, Inc

Dundee Township Library District Board

United States House of Representatives

1st CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Democratic Party Incumbent: Bobby Rush

Contact Information:

700 E. 79th St.

Chicago, IL 60619

773-224-6500

www.house.gov/rush/

Education

MA, Theological Studies, McCormick Seminary

MA, Political Science, University of Illinois

BA, General Studies, Roosevelt University

Work Experience

Private, United States Army

Pastor, Beloved Community Christian Church

Representative, House

Alderman, Chicago City Council

Republican Party Candidate: Raymond Wardingley

Contact Information:

5138 W. 95th Street Oak Lawn, IL 60453

773-238-4028

www.raywardingley.com

Education

Goodman Theater

Air Force

Work Experience

Neighborhood Watch program

Coalition for Restoring Social Standards

Representative in U.S. House of Representatives

Green Party Candidate: Jeff Adams

www.ilgp.org/candidates

2ND CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Democratic Party Incumbent: Jesse Jackson Jr.

Contact Information:

2559 East 72nd Street Chicago, IL 60649

202-479-2527

www.jessejacksonjr.org

Education

JD, University of Illinois College of Law

MA, Theology, Chicago Theological Seminary

BS, North Carolina Agriculture and Tech University

Work Experience

National Director, The National Rainbow Coalition

Author

Lawyer

Representative, House

Republican Party Candidate: Isaac Hayes

Contact Information:

301 New Salem Street Park Forest, IL 60466

708-443-3384

www.isaac4honesty.com

Education:

BS, Illinois State University

Work Experience

Youth Minister/Ministry Planner, Apostolic Church of God

Sales Person, APAC Customer Service

Assistant to the Vice-President, ABN AMRO Mortgage

Assistant Secretary, Illinois District Council

Assistant Treasurer, Illinois District Council

Green Party Candidate: Anthony Williams

Contact Information:

693 East Sibley Boulevard Dolton, IL 60419 708-439-1628

www.voteanthonywwilliams.com

Education

MA, Theology, Lutheran School of Theology

BA, Bishop College

Work Experience

Senior Housing Coordinator/Pastor, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church

3RD CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Democratic Party Incumbent: Daniel Lipinski

Contact Information:

5204 Howard Avenue Western Springs, IL 60558

708-246-1657

www.lipinskiforCONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT.com

Education

PhD, Duke University

MA, Stanford University

BS, Northwestern University

Work Experience

Representative, House

Professor, Notre Dame and University of Tennessee

Co-Chair, Poland Caucus

Member, Renewable Energy Caucus

Republican Party Candidate: Michael Bendas

Contact Information:

3520 South Wallace Street Chicago, IL 60609 708-821-8399

www.bendasforCONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT.com

Education

United States Military Academy

BA, University of Illinois

Work Experience

Business Consultant, United States Army

First National Bank of Chicago

Master Army Aviator

Green Party Candidate: Laurel Schmidt

Contact Information:

203 Parkview Road Riverside, IL 60546

www.laurel4CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT.com

Education

BA, University of Illinois

Work Experience

Freelance Writer

Insurance Underwriter

4TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Democratic Party Incumbent: Luis V. Gutierrez

Contact Information:

3963 West Belmont Avenue, Unit 608 Chicago, IL 60618

703-582-5366

www.gutierrez.house.gov

Education

BA, Northeastern Illinois University

Work Experience

Representative, House

Alderman, Chicago City Council

Social worker

Republican Party Candidate: Israel Vasquez

Contact Information:

3963 West Belmont Avenue, Unit 608 Chicago, IL 60631

773-812-2694

israel2CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT.com

Green Party Candidate: Robert Burns

Contact Information:

1620 West Blackhawk Street Chicago, IL 60622

312-725-9211

www.campaign.robburns.com

Education

BA, Roosevelt University

Attending, University of Massachusetts

Work Experience

Software Architect

Volunteer on House and Senate campaigns

5TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Democratic Party Incumbent: Mike Quigley

Contact Information:

1244 West Eddy Chicago, IL 60657

312-618-6636

www.quigleyforCONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT.com

Education

JD, Loyola University

MPP, University of Chicago

Work Experience

Community Activist

Adjunct Professor

Representative, House

Republican Party Candidate: David Ratowitz

Contact Information:

3440 North Ridgeway Chicago, IL 60618

773-897-5800

www.ratowitzforCONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT.com

Education

JD/MBA, Tulane University

BA, University of Iowa

Work Experience

Founder, The Ratowitz Law Firm

Officer, United States Army

Construction Company Founder

Green Party Candidate: Matthew Reichel

Contact Information:

1726 West Carmen Avenue Chicago, IL 60640

773-961-8257

www.mattreichel.us/introduction.php

Education

MA and BA, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Work Experience

Canvasser, Illinois Peace Action

Office Manager, National Peace Action

Freelance French Translator/Interpreter

Grassroots Journalist

Lobbyist

6TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Republican Party Incumbent: Peter Roskam

Contact Information:

333 South Cross Street Wheaton, IL 60187-5403

630-221-0006

www.roskamforCONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT.com

Education

JD, Illinois Institute of Technology

BA, University of Illinois

Work Experience

Attorney

Executive Director, Educational Assistance Limited

History Teacher, High School

Representative, House

Democratic Party Candidate: Benjamin Lowe

Contact Information:

Post Office Box 1284 Wheaton, IL 60187

630-953-9271

www.loweforCONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT.com

Education

BS, Wheaton College

Work Experience

Author

Co-Coordinator

Outreach, A-Rocha

7TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Democratic Party Incumbent: Danny Davis

Contact Information:

3333 West Arthington, Suite 215 Chicago, IL 60624

773-638-1998

www.davisforCONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT.us/

Education

PhD, Union Institute

MA, Chicago State University

BA, Agricultural, Mechanical and Normal (AM&N) College

Work Experience

Special Assistant to the President, Mile Square Community Health Center

Executive Director, West Side Health Planning

Consultant, Westside Health Planning

Representative, House

Republican Party Candidate: Mark Weiman

Contact Information:

400 East Randolph Street, #3311 Chicago, IL 60601

www.weiman2010.com

Education

DMD, University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine

BS, United States Military Academy

Work Experience

Dentist/Small Business Owner

Independent Candidate: Clarence Clemons

Contact Information:

1440 South Indiana #1202 Chicago, IL 60605

8TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Democratic Party Incumbent: Melissa Bean

Contact Information:

203 Frances Lane Barrington, IL 60010 847-304-0056

www.melissabean.com

Education

BA, Roosevelt University

AA, Oakton Community College

Work Experience

President, Sales Resources Incorporated

Vice President Sales, Dataflex Corporation

Representative, House

Republican Party Candidate: Joe Walsh

Contact Information:

218 North Barron Blvd Grayslake, IL 60030

847-849-9508

www.walshforCONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT.com

Education

MPP, University of Chicago

BA, University of Iowa

Work Experience

Director, Daniel Murphy Scholarship Fund Heartland Institute

Instructor

Green Party Candidate:  William Scheurer

Contact Information:

387 Northgate Road Lindenhurst, IL 60046 847-245-1421

www.risingtidecampaign.com

Education

JD, State University of New York

BA, State University of New York

Work Experience

President/Chief Executive Officer, PocketCard Incorporated

President/Chief Executive Officer, Welcome America

9TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Democratic Party Incumbent: Janice Schakowsky

Contact Information:

Post Office Box 5130 Evanston, IL 60204-5130

847-424-1998

www.janschakowsky.org

Education

BS, University of Illinois

Work Experience

Executive Director, Illinois State Council for Senior Citizens

Representative/Chief Deputy Whip, House

Republican Party Candidate: Joel Pollak

Contact Information:

Post Office Box 5027 Evanston, IL 60204-5027 847-972-0037

www.pollakforCONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT.com

Education

JD, Harvard Law School

MA, University of Cape Town

BA, Harvard University

Work Experience

Research Fellow, Hudson Institute

Teaching Fellow, Harvard

Speechwriter, Democratic Alliance

Freelance Journalist

Green Party Candidate: Simon Ribeiro

Contact Information:

510 Sheridan Road # 211 Evanston, IL 60202 773-620-87

www.simonribeiro.com

Education

BA, Northeastern Illinois University

AA, Oakton Community College

Work Experience

Census Enumerator, Census Bureau

Substitute Teacher

Lifeguard

10TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Democratic Party Candidate: Dan Seals

Contact Information:

405 Lake Cook Road Deerfield, IL

847-945-8900

www.dansealsforCONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT.com

Education

MBA, University of Chicago

MA, Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies

BA, Journalism, Boston University

Work Experience

Business Consultant

Director of Marketing, GE Commercial Finance

High School Teacher

Republican Party Candidate: Robert Dold

Contact Information:

Post Office Box 8145 Northfield, IL 60093 847-251-3653

www.doldforCONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT.com

Education

JD, Indiana University

MBA, Norwestern University Kellogg School of Business

BA, Denison University

Work Experience

Owner, Rose Pest Solutions

Scoutmaster

11TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Democratic Party Incumbent: Deborah Halvorson

Contact Information:

116 North Chicago Street, Suite 401 Joliet, IL 60435 815-726-4998

www.debbiehalvorson.com

Education

Master's, Governors State University

BA, Governors State University

Work Experience

Businesswoman

Clerk, Crete Township

Lecturer, Governor's State University

Representative, House

Republican Party Candidate: Adam Kinzinger

Contact Information:

Post Office Box 1050 Bourbonnais, IL 60914 815-549-1464

www.electadam.com

Education

BA, Illinois State University

Work Experience

Pilot, United States Air Force

12TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Democratic Party Incumbent: Jerry Costello

Contact Information:

2608 Pro Tour Drive Belleville, IL 62220

618-397-9599

wwww.costelloforCONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT.com

Education

BA, Maryville College of the Sacred Heart

AA, Belleville Area College

Work Experience

Court Bailiff

Law Enforcement Officer

Regional Court System Administrator

Representative, House

Republican Party Candidate: Teri Newman

Contact Information:

12840 North Ridge Drive Highland, IL 62249 314-338-5649

www.terinewman.com

Education

BA, English

Work Experience

Owner, Exquisite Events

Green Party Candidate: Rodger Jennings

Contact Information:

921 Washington Avenue Alton, IL 62002-2766 866-752-3540

www.rodgerjennings.net

Education

BA, Rochelle University

AA, Control Data Institute

Work Experience

Quality Control Manager, Jennings Consultant

Project Manager, Information Technology, Western Union

13TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Republican Party Incumbent: Judy Biggert

Contact Information:

425 East Sixth Street Hinsdale, IL 60521 630-325-2002

www.biggert.com

Education

JD, Northwestern University School of Law

BA, Stanford University

Work Experience

Attorney, Private Practice

Representative, House

Democratic Party Candidate: Scott Harper

Contact Information:

1650 Maple Ave Lisle, IL 60532 630-852-2010

www.harper2010.com

Education

MA, University of Oxford

BA, University of Illinois

MBA, University of Chicago

BA, Wheaton College

Work Experience

Board Member, Closerlook.com

Founder/President, Closerlook.com

Director of Competitive Marketing, System Software Associates

14TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Democratic Party Incumbent: Bill Foster

Contact Information:

Post Office Box 703 Geneva, IL 60134 630-406-1145

www.billfoster.com

Education

PhD, Harvard University

BA, University of Wisconsin

Work Experience

Researcher, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory

Representative, House

Republican Party Candidate: Randall Hultgren

Contact Information:

1118 East Main Street Saint Charles, IL 60174 630-549-0139

www.hultgrenforCONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT.com

Education

PhD, Chicago-Kent College of Law

BA, Bethel College

Work Experience

Attorney

Business owner

Green Party Candidate: Daniel Kairis

Contact Information:

Post Office Box 188 South Elgin, IL 60177-0188 847-695-3195

www.rpil.org

Education

BS, Northern Illinois University

Work Experience

Substitute Teacher

Owner, Video Impressions Plus

Elementary School Teacher

15TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Republican Party Incumbent: Timothy Johnson

Contact Information:

Post Office Box 17097 Urbana, IL 61803 217-373-1320

www.timjohnsonforCONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT.com

Education

JD, University of Illinois College of Law

BA, University of Illinois

Work Experience

Attorney, Frederick, Hagle, Johnson and Walsh

Farm Operator

Realtor

Small Business Owner

Representative, House

Democratic Party Candidate: David Gill

Contact Information:

1236 East Empire, Suite 1 Bloomington, IL 61704 309-808-1428

www.gill2010.com

Education

MD, University of Illinois College of Medicine

BS, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Work Experience

Physician, Advocate BroMenn Hospital

President, Board of Directors, John Warner Hospital

16TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Republican Party Incumbent: Donald Manzullo

Contact Information:

Post Office Box 7783 Rockford, IL 61126 815-394-1992

www.manzullo.org

Education

JD, Marquette University Law School

BA, American University

Work Experience

Attorney, Private Practice

Author

Adviser, Oregon Ambulance Corporation

Founder, Oregon Youth Incorporated

Representative, House

Democratic Party Candidate: George Gaulrapp

Contact Information:

3420 Katherine Drive Freeport, IL 61032 815-233-4631

www.gaulrapp4CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT.com

Education

BA, Monmouth College

Work Experience

Junior High Girls Basketball Coach

Student Mentoring Program

Mayor, Freeport City

Green Party Candidate: Terry Campbell

Contact Information:

2416 Pelham Road Rockford, IL 61107 815-540-0006

www.terrycampbell.us

17TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Democratic Party Incumbent: Phil Hare

Contact Information:

224 18th Street, Suite 302 Post Office Box 4183 Rock Island, IL 61201 309-788-4273

www.friendsofphilhare.com

Education

Black Hawk Community College

Work Experience

District Director, Friends of United States Representative Lane Evans

Representative, House

Republican Party Candidate: Robert Schilling

Contact Information:

Campaign Headquarters 367 Avenue of the Cities, Suite D East Moline, IL 61244 309-752-9500

www.bobby2010.com

Education

Black Hawk College

Work Experience

Insurance/Financial Services, Prudential Insurance Company

Container Corporation of America

Owner, Saint Giuseppe's Heavenly Pizza

Green Party Candidate: Roger Davis

Contact Information:

Post Office Box 3292 Quincy, IL 62305-3292 217-506-0850

www.rogerkdavis.com

Education

Quincy High School

Work Experience

Construction Worker

Member, United States Military

Prison Guard, State of Illinois

18TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Republican Party Incumbent: Aaron Schock

Contact Information:

11305 North Pawnee Road Peoria, IL 61615 309-693-9393

www.aaronschock.com

Education

BS, Bradley University

Work Experience

Real Estate Manager

Representative, House

Democratic Party Candidate: Deirdre Hirner

Contact Information:

1315 South Noble Avenue Springfield, IL 62704

www.dkhirnerforCONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT.com

Education

JD, Saint Louis University

PhD, Texas Tech University

BA, University of Missouri

Work Experience

Executive Director, Illinois Environmental Regulatory Group

Vice President of Development and Alumni Relations, Drury University

Deputy Chief of Staff, Office of Governor Bob Holden

Green Party Candidate: Sheldon Schafer

Contact Information:

Post Office Box 3502 Peoria, IL 61612-3502 309-868-4028

www.schaferforCONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT.info

Education

MS, Wagner College

BS, Ohio State University

Work Experience

Astronomy Instructor, Bradley University

Vice President of Education, Lakeview Museum of Arts and Sciences

19TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Republican Party Incumbent: John Shimkus

Contact Information:

Post Office Box 5458 Springfield, IL 62705 618-344-1919

www.volunteersforshimkus.org

Education

MBA, Southern Illinois University

BS, United States Military Academy

Work Experience

Lieutenant Colonel, United States Army Reserves

Representative, House

Captain, United State Army

Democratic Party Candidate: Timothy Bagwell

Contact Information:

5872 North Illinois 130 Olney, IL 62450 812-607-0721

www.bagwellforCONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT.com

Education

PhD, Saint Louis University

MS, Southern Illinois University

BA, Southern Illinois University

Work Experience

IT Project Manager, Bucher & Christian Consulting

Owner/Senior Consultant, New World Sciences Company

Analyst, BJC HealthCare