5 Questions with Treasurer Dan Rutherford
First job? Washing dishes and waiting tables at his parents' restaurant, Carol's Pizza Pan, age 8.
Favorite song? Depends on mood. The Doors, Grand Funk Railroad and Lynyrd Skynyrd are favorites.
Last movie seen in a theater? Can't remember, prefers to watch movies at home while jogging. Just finished "The Postman."
Hobbies? Scuba diving.
Pigout food? Pizza.
Current job: Illinois state treasurer
Born in: Pontiac, Ill.
Lives in: Chenoa, Ill.
Previous positions: Illinois Department of Commerce and Community Affairs, manager of international business, 1982-1985; ServiceMaster, executive, 1985-2010; Illinois House, 1993-2002; Illinois Senate, 2003-2010.
Education: Bachelor's degree, business administration, Illinois State University (1978).
Campaign website: danrutherford.org