Tuesday, November 6, 2012
McSweeney, R-Barrington Hills, won against independent candidate Dee Beaubien in the 52nd House District race.
Republican candidate David McSweeney won the 52nd House District race Tuesday night over independent candidate Dee Beabien. McSweeney, a financial consultant from Barrington Hills, had 23,563 votes — 7,792 more votes than Beaubien, also of Barrington Hills, who is the widow of Mark H. Beaubien, Jr. Mark represented the district from 1996 until his unexpected death on June 5, 2011. Creating a stronger economy and repealing a tax increase passed in the state last year is top on McSweeney’s to-do list now that he has been elected to office. “I am honored to serve the people of Illinois. I am laser-focused on policies that create jobs and improve the state of the economy,” McSweeney said. He also said he is focused on cutting spending in …
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Tuesday, November 6, 2012
Republican candidate David McScweeney is up against Independent candidate Dee Beaubien in the 52nd House District race. Beaubien of Barrington Hills was the wife of Mark H. Beaubien, Jr. who represented the district from 1996 until his unexpected death on June 5, 2011. McSweeney of Barrington Hills is a financial consultant who has served as a Palatine Township trustee, Palatine Township collector and on the village of Inverness Plan Commission. The 52nd House District covers a portion of Algonquin, Crystal Lake, Lake in the Hills, Barrington, Cary, Fox River Grove, Wauconda and Island Lake and is in portions of McHenry, Lake, Cook and Kane counties. Patch will be updating election results on this page throughout the evening. The …
Sunday, August 26, 2012
Dee Beaubien is running against David McSweeney in the race to become the state representative of the 52nd Illinois House District.
Name: Dee Beaubien Position Sought: State representative of the 52nd Illinois House District Campaign contact information: Office address: 600 Hart Rd., Ste. 265, Barrington, IL 60010 Phone: 847-381-1898 Email: Dee@VoteDee.org Website: www.VoteDee.org Age and birthdate: 70, March 28, 1942 Family Include as much info as you like (names, ages, number of children, etc.): Sons, Mark (wife Kelly); Bob (wife Mary); grandchildren, Marco, Luciana, Annie, Bobby, Ella. Education include degree(s) and school(s): Occupation: Retired Counselor Political Party: Independent Official name of your campaign committee (if you have one): Citizens for Dee Beaubien Previous Elected or Appointed Offices: None Is there any additional …
Dee Beaubien is running against David McSweeney in the race for the Illinois 52nd House District.
Illinois' 52nd House District features Dee Beaubien and David McSweeney. The 52nd House District includes several communities including parts of Algonquin, Lake in the Hills, Crystal Lake, Cary and Barrington. The Illinois State Board of Elections has a district locator. Candidates Click on a candidate's name for biographical information and answers to our candidate questionnaires, and check back for updates. News
Monday, August 6, 2012
Opponent David McSweeney, R-Barrington Hills, filed the objection against Beaubien.
Dee Beaubien, the Independent candidate for the 52nd House District race, will appear on the ballot for the upcoming election following a ruling Monday by the Illinois State Board of Elections. The State Board of Elections voted unanimously in favor of keeping Beaubien on the ballot. Opponent David McSweeney, R-Barrington Hills, filed the objection with the state board of elections, arguing Beaubien should not appear on the ballot as an independent because she signed petitions for Republican candidates during the March primary, according to the Northwest Herald. Beaubien in a statement Monday referred to McSweeney's objection as a "political game" and said she hoped they would be able to move forward to discuss the issues as the November…
Monday, April 23, 2012
Dee Beaubien, widow of Mark Beaubien, announces run for State Representative of the 52nd District as an independent.
Republican nominee David McSweeney may have a new challenger, as Dee Beaubien announced that she plans to continue the legacy of her late husband and run as an independent for 52nd district State Representative. Dee Beaubien is the widow of former State Rep. Mark Beaubien Jr., who died suddenly of a heart attack at a GOP event June 5, 2011. (See video of legislators remembering Mark Beaubien here) Kent Gaffney was appointed to finish the rest of Beaubien's term but lost in the Republican primary to McSweeney. Dee Beaubien told a room of about 50 supporters that she did not run in the Republican primary because it was still too soon after husband's death. "It's going to be a huge challenge and a uphill battle," Beaubien said Monday at the …