Judy Baar Topinka

Judy Baar Topinka

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Judy Baar Topinka is the former Illinois State Treasurer, having served from 1995 to 2007, and former chairwoman of the Illinois Republican Party. She was the first woman to become state treasurer, first to be elected to three consecutive terms and the first Republican to hold the post in more than thirty-two years. During her last term, she was the only elected statewide official from the Republican Party, in Illinois. She is also the last Republican to have been elected to a statewide office in Illinois. In November 2005, Topinka announced her decision to run for Governor of Illinois. In March 2006, she was nominated as the Republican candidate. She was the second woman and first Republican woman to be nominated for governor of Illinois. She went on to lose the election to Rod Blagojevichshow more

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  • Paperback | 112 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 177g
  • Aud Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6134910260
  • 9786134910262