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  IL State Senate 31
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Parents > United States > Illinois > IL State Senate > IL State Senate 31
OfficeState Senate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline December 27, 2011 - 05:00pm Central
Polls Open November 06, 2012 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 06, 2012 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 09, 2013 - 12:00pm
Term End January 11, 2017 - 12:00pm
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Last ModifiedRP November 15, 2014 03:31pm
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Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/2010
NameSuzi Schmidt Votes34,308 (53.47%)
Term01/03/2011 - 01/03/2013 Margin4,458 (+6.95%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/08/2016
NameMelinda Bush Votes48,303 (54.06%)
Term01/11/2017 - 01/13/2021 Margin7,259 (+8.12%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Mar 20, 2012 IL State Senate 31-R Primary
Joe Neal
R 15,994
Mar 20, 2012 IL State Senate 31- D Primary
Melinda Bush
D 5,721
MAP
IL State Senate Districts 2013-2023 MAP
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
11/01/2012 11/06/2012
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Joe Neal 1 ------
Leaning Call: Joe Neal (100.00%)
Weighted Call: Joe Neal (100.00%)

CANDIDATES
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Name County Board Member Melinda Bush Joe Neal  
PartyDemocratic Republican  
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Certified Votes42,542 (51.37%) 40,281 (48.64%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -2,261 (-2.73%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
Website  
Entry Date 11/28/2011 12/05/2011  
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