102nd Illinois House District candidates
26, of Decatur
farmer, state representative since 2011
B.S., University of Illinois
48, of Chrisman
married, two children
director of utility resources, University of Illinois, also Ross Township supervisor and volunteer firefighter
B.S. and M.S. from University of St. Francis, Joliet
About the district
The new 102nd House District includes all or parts of Champaign, Douglas, Edgar, Macon, Moultrie, Shelby and Vermilion counties.
As of Dec. 31, 2011, Brown had $14,677 on hand. Between Oct. 1 and Dec. 31, he reported more than $3,000 in individual contributions and $3,700 in political action committee contributions. Since Jan. 1 he has reported $1,000 in individual contributions and $54,300 in PAC contributions. His biggest contribution is $12,000 from the Stand for Children Illinois PAC based in Portland, Ore.
As of Dec. 31, Roman reported $3,081 on hand. Between Oct. 1 and Dec. 31, he reported $1,030 in individual contributions and no political action committee contributions. Since Jan. 1, he has reported a single $1,000 in contributions from Roger and Karon Busby of Brocton. Roman said he will not accept PAC contributions.