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  Cook County State's Attorney
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Parents > United States > Illinois > Counties > Cook > State's Attorney
OfficeState's Attorney
Type General Election
Filing Deadline July 00, 2008 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 04, 2008 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 04, 2008 - 06:00pm Central
Term Start December 01, 2008 - 01:00pm
Term End December 01, 2012 - 01:00pm
ContributorGerald Farinas
Last ModifiedCOSDem December 01, 2008 10:01am
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/2004
NameRichard A. Devine Votes1,476,292 (79.44%)
Term01/03/2005 - 01/03/2009 Margin1,094,142 (+58.87%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/2012
NameAnita Alvarez Votes1,427,145 (77.19%)
Term12/01/2012 - 12/01/2016 Margin1,005,335 (+54.37%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Feb 05, 2008 Cook County State's Attorney-R Primary Tony Peraica
R 137,767
Feb 05, 2008 Cook County State's Attorney - D Primary Anita Alvarez
D 947,637
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
03/08/2008 11/04/2008
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Anita Alvarez ----3 --
Leaning Call: Anita Alvarez (100.00%)
Weighted Call: Anita Alvarez (100.00%)

CANDIDATES
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Name Anita Alvarez County Commissioner Tony Peraica Thomas O'Brien  
PartyDemocratic Republican Green  
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Uncertified Votes1,378,452 (69.90%) 494,611 (25.08%) 99,101 (5.03%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -883,841 (-44.82%) -1,279,351 (-64.87%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand 6/30 $127,000.00 6/30 $44,000.00 $--  
Website [Website] [Website]  
Entry Date 02/05/2008 02/05/2008 00/00/0001  
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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Sep 10, 2008 11:25am Editorial Tony Peraica, knock it off  Article COSDem 
Sep 10, 2008 11:00am News U.S. attorney asks Republican to stop using photo in campaign flier [Tony Peraica]  Article COSDem 
Feb 09, 2008 11:00am Editorial Cook County Surpirse  Article Gerald Farinas 

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