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William R. Haine

Democratic — Senator — District 56
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William R. Haine represents Senate District 56 in the Illinois Senate, is a member of seven committees, and is the primary sponsor of 1997 bills, and is the secondary sponsor of 318 bills

2002 99078.51
2004 264366.13
2006 301529.27
2008 293686.9
2010 267547.75
2012 270283.69

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • Springfield Office:

    Senator 56th District
    311C Capitol Building
    Springfield, IL   62706
    Phone: 217-782-5247
    Fax: 217-782-8287
  • District Office:

    307 Henry Street, Suite 210
    Alton, IL  62002
    Phone: 618-465-4764
    Fax: 618-465-4816



News and Blog Coverage

Merits Of Police Body Cams Debated At State Legislative Hearing

Do not display thumbnail Members of the Illinois Legislature weighed the pros and cons of police body cameras at a joint Judiciary Committee hearing in Chicago on Friday. Progress Illinois provides highlights from the meeting. State of Illinois Members of the Illinois Legislature weighed the pros and cons of police ...

Who Voted For, Against Same-Sex Marriage in Illinois

The Illinois House on Tuesday voted 61-54 to approve same-sex marriage in Illinois. The Senate followed suit about an hour later, and the state is now a governor's signature away from becoming the 15th to allow gay marriages. Here's how state lawmakers voted in the House and Senate. HOUSE : ...

Over $195 million for roads projects announced for district

SPRINGFIELD, IL – The Illinois Department of Transportation announced a six-year $12.62 billion dollar roads project, Wednesday. Over $195 million of these funds will go towards road and bridge work in Alton, Godfrey, Granite City, Edwardsville and the surrounding area. “I am encouraged by these ongoing improvements to our highways, ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • SR 946

    Memorial - Margaret Schulz

  • SR 894

    Memorial - Robert Meehan

  • SR 937

    Memorial - Zittie B. Harris

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  • SR 945

    Memorial - Richard Horton

  • SR 947

    Memorial - Mary Bazzell

  • SR 948

    Memorial - J. Valdes, Sr.

Recent Votes

SB 1854


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3762.0
•••No: 1627.0
•••Other: 610.0
SB 763


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4271.0
•••No: 1016.0
•••Other: 711.0
SB 2046

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3661.0
•••No: 1932.0
•••Other: 46.0
SB 163

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5694.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 35.0
HB 1


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4474.0
•••No: 1118.0
•••Other: 46.0
SB 163


Legislator Vote: Other

•••Yes: 758.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 541.0
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