Danny Malouf, 32, is the Libertarian Party nominee running to unseat Illinois Senator Dick Durbin in the November general election.
Malouf lives in Woodstock, Illinois. According to his biography on his campaign website, he graduated from Illinois State University with a B.S. in accounting and works at a global manufacturing company that has its U.S. headquarters in Elgin, Illinois.
As part of his campaign platform, Malouf wants to bring troops home and cut taxpayer-funded foreign aid, end the war on drugs, abolish the Federal Reserve, slash federal spending, protect the Second Amendment and foster free-market solutions for unaffordable healthcare and education.
He faces incumbent Durbin, Republican Candidate Mark Curran, Green Party candidate David Black and Willie Wilson of the Willie Wilson Party.