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Kyle McCarter

Republican — Senator — District 54
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Kyle McCarter represents Senate District 54 in the Illinois Senate, is a member of eight committees, and is the primary sponsor of 505 bills.

2010 374204.47
2012 171996.5

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

  • Springfield Office:

    Senator 54th District
    103C Capitol Building
    Springfield, IL   62706
    Phone: 217-782-5755
    Fax: 217-782-0116
  • District Office:

    310 W. Gallatin
    Vandalia, IL  62471
    Phone: 618-283-3000
    Fax: 618-283-9750



News and Blog Coverage

Financial Aid Bill For Undocumented Students Clears Illinois Senate Committee

Legislation aimed at improving college access and affordability for undocumented Illinoisans is moving forward in the state legislature . The "Student Access Bill," SB 2196 , cleared the Senate Higher Education Committee Tuesday and now heads to the full chamber for consideration. The 7-3 committee vote fell along party lines. ...

2016 Primary Election Cheat Sheet

Ward Room's Election Cheat Sheet is a special column dedicated to informing voters about candidates in the lead-up to the March 15 Illinois primary elections. U.S. Senate Tammy Duckworth (D): Duckworth currently serves as the U.S. Representative for Illinois' 8th Congressional District. A combat veteran of the Iraq war. She ...

Ward Room's Endorsement Round-Up

Ahead of the March 15 Illinois primaries, Ward Room has compiled a thorough list of Illinois candidates' endorsements. For our full election "cheat sheet," click here . Also note, the Chicago Sun-Times endorsed Ohio Gov. John Kasich (R) and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (D) for president, while the ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • SJR 51

    Sgt. S. Talbot Memorial Bridge

  • SB 3412


  • SB 3273


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  • SB 3357

    Veh Cd-Second Veh-Front Plate

  • SB 3170

    Wildlife-Concealed Carry

  • SB 3130

    Il Seed Law-Exemptions

Recent Votes

SJR 44

Motion To Adopt

Legislator Vote: Other

•••Yes: 5186.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 813.0
SJR 38

Motion To Adopt

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5389.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 610.0
SB 345

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5593.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 46.0
SB 3112

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5694.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 35.0
SB 324

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5694.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 35.0
SB 250

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 4271.0
•••No: 1627.0
•••Other: 11.0
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