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March 15, 2016 — Illinois Primary Election
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United States
March 15, 2016Illinois Primary Election

United States Senate — Democratic Party — ” Tammy Duckworth, Candidate for Senator

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Tammy Duckworth

Democratic
Government Administrator & Elected Official
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Profession:Government Administrator & Elected Official
Member, U.S. House of Representatives — Elected position (2013current)
Member, U.S. Army Reserve, (19922014)
Member, Illinois Army National Guard (19962014)
Assistant secretary, United States Department of Veterans Affairs — Appointed position (20092011)
Director, Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs — Appointed position (20062009)
Capella University PhD, human services (2015)
The George Washington University M.A., international affairs (1992)
University of Hawaii B.A., political science (1989)
Total money raised: $12,660,141

Top contributors that gave money to support the candidate, by organization:

1
Employees of Simmons Hanly Conroy
$120,675
2
ILLINOIS COORDINATED VICTORY FUND 2016
$112,500
3
Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee (DSCC)
$46,800
4
EMILY's List and employees
$32,885
5
J Street
$29,457

By State:

Illinois 31.94%
California 13.24%
New York 11.53%
District of Columbia 9.56%
Other 33.73%
31.94%13.24%11.53%9.56%33.73%

By Size:

Large contributions (83.13%)
Small contributions (16.87%)
83.13%16.87%

By Type:

From organizations (15.57%)
From individuals (84.43%)
15.57%84.43%
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the Federal Election Commission.

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