Madigan spends $64K in July to boost former Rep. Dugan
Illinois House Speaker and Democrat Party Chairman Michael J. Madigan (D-Chicago) has reported $64,516 in July contributions to Lisa Dugan, a Democrat running for the Illinois House of Representatives against incumbent Rep. Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee).
The total reflects payments made through July 22.
Payments in support of the campaign included one totaling $27,000 on July 9 for polling. Two more, for $20,117 on July 13 and $17,400 on July 22, were to a printer in Philadelphia, as reported by the Illinois Democratic Party to the Illinois State Board of Elections (ISBE).
The contributions bring Madigan's all-time total support of Dugan to $719,574.
Dugan previously represented the district in the state House from 2003 to 2013.