Jay Footlik

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Jay Footlik was a Democratic candidate for the 10th Congressional District of Illinois

Jay Footlik was a Democratic candidate in the 2008 congressional elections for the 10th Congressional District (map) of Illinois.[1][2][3][4] He was defeated by Dan Seals in the Democratic primary that took place on February 5, 2008.[5] [6]


Positions, record and controversies


2008 elections

In the 2008 congressional elections, Footlik was defeated in his bid for the Democratic nomination by Dan Seals.[7] [6]

Money in politics

Information on this candidate's 2008 fundraising is not yet available. Stay tuned for live feeds of data from the Center for Responsive Politics' OpenSecrets.org site.

Committees and affiliations



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Articles and resources

See also


  1. 2008 Race Tracker page on Illinois's 10th Congressional District
  2. Official Jay Footlik campaign website
  3. Footlik's FEC Filings
  4. Greg Giroux, "Chicago Lawyer Claims Middle East Smarts in Bid Against Illinois Republican," CQ Politics, June 1, 2007.
  5. Chicago Sun-Times Election results
  6. 6.0 6.1 Illinois 2008 General Election,"The Green Papers", July 2, 2008
  7. Chicago Sun-Times Election results

Wikipedia also has an article on Jay Footlik. This article may use content from the Wikipedia article under the terms of the GFDL.

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