Illinois Races: Dan Rutherford for Treasurer | NBC Chicago

Illinois Races: Dan Rutherford for Treasurer

Rutherford opposes an income tax increase


    Dan Rutherford is an Illinois state senator from Chenoa.

    Sen. Dan Rutherford began his career in politics as a Legislative Assistant in Springfield after graduating from Illinois State University with a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration.

    He was first elected to the Illinois Senate in 2002 after a 10-year-term in the House of Representatives.  Seven years later he was appointed Assistant Republican Leader.  He currently serves on the Financial Institutions Committee and bi-partisan Joint Committee on Administrative Rules.

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    Republican candidate wants an immediate audit of the treasurer's office state programs and wants to have greater influence on legislation that brings jobs to the state. (Published Monday, Jan. 18, 2010)

    Rutherford advocates for teen motorist safety, quality care for nursing home residents, and agricultural and conservation interests.

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