Endorsements as of 9/10/2020


State Senator Dave Luechtefeld (Retired)

State Senator Frank Watson (Retired)

State Senator Bill Brady

State Representative John Cavaletto

State Representative and Pro-Life Leader Penny Pullen (Retired)

State Representative Ron Stephens (Retired)

Congressman John Shimkus

Sheriff Jeff Brown

Sheriff Chris Smith

Sheriff Dave Mahon

Breese Police Chief Jim Hummert (Retired)

States Attorney Bryan Kibler

States Attorney Josh Morrison

Treasurer Chris Slusser

Treasurer Denise Trame

Supervisor of Assessments Cindi Lotz

Circuit Clerk Kathy Emerick

Vandalia Mayor Rick Gottman

Mayor Jim Vernier

Mayor Hal Patton

County Board Chairman Jeff Beckman

County Board Chairman David Meyer

County Board Member David Michael

County Board Member Bill Henson

County Board Member Bryce Kistler

County Board Member Dave Tiedemann

County Board Member John West

County Board Member Judy Shafer

County Board Member Sharon Woodward

County Clerk Vicky Conder

County Clerk Mary Rakers

Board Member Gale Koelling (Retired)

Founder of Illinois Conservatives Zach Oltmanns

Vandalia School Board President Matt Hall

Albers Village President Steve Shoemaker

GOP Chairmen:

  • Bond County Tom Qualls

  • Marion County Ben Stratemeyer

  • Effingham County Rob Arnold

  • St. Clair County Barb Viviano

  • Madison County Jeremy Plank

  • Fayette County Randy Pollard

  • Clinton County Marc Hoffman

  • Washington County Dan Janowski



Illinois Family Action The legislative arm of Illinois Family Institute

Illinois Conservatives Organization

Tax Accountability The political arm of Taxpayers United of America

Illinois Federation for Right to Life

Chicago Tribune

Illinois Chamber of Commerce

60 Plus Association

National Rifle Association

Save Your Home Now

NFIB - The Voice of Small Business

Illinois Farm Bureau

Sheriffs of Illinois PAC