April 17, 2014

Rep. Robert Dold (R-Ill.)

  • District: 10th District, North and northwest Chicago suburbs -- Waukegan
  • Residence: Kenilworth
  • Born: June 23, 1969; Evanston, Ill.
  • Religion: Christian
  • Family: Wife, Danielle Dold; three children
  • Education: Denison U., B.A. 1991 (political science); Indiana U., J.D. 1996; Northwestern U., M.B.A. 2000
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: U.S. House, 2011-13; no previous office
  • Elected: Elected: 2010 (1st term); Defeated Dan Seals, D, to succeed Mark Steven Kirk, R, who ran for Senate
  • Committee Assignments: Financial Services (Capital Markets & Government Sponsored Enterprises; Insurance, Housing & Community Opportunity; International Monetary Policy & Trade - Vice Chairman)
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State Information: 10th District, North and northwest Chicago suburbs -- Waukegan

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2010 general Robert Dold (R) 109,941 51.1%
Dan Seals (D) 105,290 48.9%
2008 general Mark Kirk (R) 153,082 52.6%
Dan Seals (D) 138,176 47.4%
2006 general Mark Kirk (R) 107,929 53.4%
Dan Seals (D) 94,278 46.6%
2004 general Mark Kirk (R) 177,493 64.1%
Lee Goodman (D) 99,218 35.9%
2002 general Mark Kirk (R) 128,611 68.8%
Henry Perritt (D) 58,300 31.2%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2008 Barack Obama: 61% John McCain: 38%
2004 John Kerry: 52% George W. Bush: 47%
2000 Al Gore: 51% George W. Bush: 47%