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Date Type Results
Nov 04, 2014 General Election
 Pat Quinn(I)
0
0.00%
 Bruce Rauner
0
0.00%
 Chad Grimm
0
0.00%
 Scott Summers
0
0.00%
 Michael Oberline
0
0.00%
Nov 02, 2010 General Election
 Pat Quinn(I)
1,745,219
46.79%
 Bill Brady
1,713,385
45.94%
 Scott Lee Cohen
135,705
3.64%
 Rich Whitney
100,756
2.70%
 Lex Green
34,681
0.93%
 Michael White (W)
221
0.01%
 Steve Estill (W)
17
0.00%
  Greg Moore (W)
3
0.00%
  None of the Above (W)
2
0.00%
Jan 29, 2009 Appointment
 Pat Quinn
1
100.00%
Nov 07, 2006 General Election
 Rod Blagojevich(I)
1,736,219
49.80%
 Judy Baar Topinka
1,368,682
39.26%
 Rich Whitney
361,163
10.36%
 Randall C. Stufflebeam (W)
19,020
0.55%
 Mark R. McCoy (W)
476
0.01%
 Randy A. White (W)
252
0.01%
 Tim Nieukirk (W)
152
0.00%
  Angel L. Rivera (W)
134
0.00%
 Albert Sloan (W)
129
0.00%
 Mike Shorten (W)
98
0.00%
 Jack L. "Captain" Spani (W)
81
0.00%
 Kevin J. Bogner (W)
76
0.00%
 Marvin J. Koch, Jr. (W)
39
0.00%
  Joseph F. Krug (W)
29
0.00%
 David Louis The Christ Sito (W)
16
0.00%
 Barry Newman (W)
6
0.00%
 William Miller (W)
2
0.00%
Nov 05, 2002 General Election
 Rod Blagojevich
1,847,040
52.19%
 Jim Ryan
1,594,960
45.07%
 Cal Skinner, Jr.
73,794
2.09%
 Marisellis Brown
23,089
0.65%
 Peter Dale Kauss (W)
8
0.00%
Nov 03, 1998 General Election
 George Ryan
1,714,094
51.03%
 Glenn Poshard
1,594,191
47.46%
 Lawrence Redmond
50,372
1.50%
 Frances Friedman (W)
33
0.00%
 John Studer (W)
6
0.00%
 Sarah H. Katz (W)
3
0.00%
 Larry Lichtenberger (W)
3
0.00%
  Berneta Weathers (W)
2
0.00%
 Mary Johnson (W)
1
0.00%
Nov 08, 1994 General Election
 Jim Edgar(I)
1,984,318
63.87%
 Dawn Clark Netsch
1,069,850
34.44%
 David Kelley
52,388
1.69%
 Catherine P. Sedwick (W)
6
0.00%
 Duone Brown (W)
4
0.00%
Nov 06, 1990 General Election
 Jim Edgar
1,653,126
50.75%
 Neil Hartigan
1,569,217
48.17%
 Jessie A. Fields
35,067
1.08%
Nov 04, 1986 General Election
 James R. Thompson(I)
1,655,945
52.67%
 Adlai E. Stevenson III
1,256,725
39.97%
 No Candidate
208,841
6.64%
 Gary L. Shilts
15,646
0.50%
 Diane Roling
6,843
0.22%
 Charles E. Keon (W)
141
0.00%
 Wilbur L. Keeling (W)
30
0.00%
  David L. Bernabie (W)
13
0.00%
Nov 02, 1982 General Election
 James R. Thompson(I)
1,816,101
49.44%
 Adlai E. Stevenson III
1,811,027
49.30%
 Bea Armstrong
24,417
0.66%
 John E. Roche
22,001
0.60%
  Others (W)
135
0.00%
Nov 07, 1978 General Election
 James R. Thompson(I)
1,859,864
59.04%
 Michael J. Bakalis
1,263,134
40.09%
 Georgia Shields
11,420
0.36%
 Cecil Lampkin
11,206
0.36%
 Melvin Klenetsky
4,737
0.15%
  Write-In (W)
62
0.00%
Nov 02, 1976 General Election
 James R. Thompson
3,000,395
64.68%
 Michael J. Howlett
1,610,258
34.71%
 Ishmael Flory
10,091
0.22%
 F. Joseph McCaffrey
7,552
0.16%
 Suzanne Haig
4,926
0.11%
 George LaForest
3,147
0.07%
 Edward Waffle
2,302
0.05%
   Write-In (W)
369
0.01%
Nov 07, 1972 General Election
 Dan Walker
2,371,303
50.68%
 Richard B. Ogilvie(I)
2,293,809
49.02%
 George LaForest
7,966
0.17%
 Ishmael Flory
4,592
0.10%
  Write-In
1,373
0.03%
Nov 05, 1968 General Election
 Richard B. Ogilvie
2,307,295
51.20%
 Samuel H. Shapiro(I)
2,179,501
48.37%
 Edward C. Gross
19,175
0.43%
  Write-In (W)
29
0.00%
May 21, 1968 Appointment
 Samuel H. Shapiro
1
100.00%
Nov 03, 1964 General Election
 Otto Kerner, Jr.(I)
2,418,394
51.92%
 Charles H. Percy
2,239,095
48.08%
  Write-In (W)
11
0.00%
Nov 08, 1960 General Election
 Otto Kerner, Jr.
2,594,731
55.51%
 William G. Stratton(I)
2,070,479
44.30%
 Edward C. Gross
8,976
0.19%
  Write-In (W)
1
0.00%
Nov 06, 1956 General Election
 William G. Stratton(I)
2,171,786
50.34%
 Richard Austin
2,134,909
49.48%
 Edward C. Gross
7,874
0.18%
  Write-In (W)
42
0.00%
Nov 04, 1952 General Election
 William G. Stratton
2,317,363
52.48%
 Sherwood Dixon
2,089,721
47.32%
 Louis Fisher
8,777
0.20%
  Scattering
3
0.00%
Nov 02, 1948 General Election
 Adlai E. Stevenson II
2,250,074
57.10%
 Dwight Herbert Green(I)
1,678,007
42.59%
 Willis R. Wilson
9,491
0.24%
 Louis Fisher
2,673
0.07%
  Write-In (W)
12
0.00%
Nov 07, 1944 General Election
 Dwight Herbert Green(I)
2,013,270
50.75%
 Thomas J. Courtney
1,940,999
48.93%
 Charles Storm
6,906
0.17%
 Willis R. Wilson
5,590
0.14%
Nov 05, 1940 General Election
 Dwight Herbert Green
2,197,778
52.93%
 Harry Hershey
1,940,833
46.74%
 Arthur McDowell
7,523
0.18%
 Clay Freeman Gaumer
6,467
0.16%
  Write-In (W)
21
0.00%
Oct 06, 1940 Appointment
 John H. Stelle
1
100.00%
Nov 03, 1936 General Election
 Henry Horner(I)
2,067,861
53.13%
 C. Wayland Brooks
1,682,674
43.23%
 William Hale Thompson
128,962
3.31%
 John Fisher
6,966
0.18%
 Harmon W. Reed
2,896
0.07%
 O. Alfred Olson
2,602
0.07%
  Others (W)
4
0.00%
Nov 08, 1932 General Election
 Henry Horner
1,930,330
57.62%
 Lennington H. "Len" Small
1,364,043
40.71%
 Roy E. Burt
39,389
1.18%
 Leondies McDonald
12,466
0.37%
 J.E. Procum
2,896
0.09%
 W. W. O'Brien
1,182
0.04%
  Others (W)
14
0.00%
Nov 06, 1928 General Election
 Louis L. Emmerson
1,709,818
56.76%
 Floyd E. Thompson
1,284,897
42.66%
 George Koop
12,974
0.43%
 William F. Kruse
3,153
0.10%
 J.E. Procum
1,361
0.05%
Nov 04, 1924 General Election
 Lennington H. "Len" Small(I)
1,366,436
56.72%
 Norman L. Jones
1,021,408
42.40%
 Andrew Lafin
15,191
0.63%
 William F. Dunne
2,329
0.10%
 Fred Koch
2,312
0.10%
 James A. Logan
1,025
0.04%
 Morris Lychenheim
414
0.02%
   Write-In (W)
6
0.00%
Nov 02, 1920 General Election
 Lennington H. "Len" Small
1,243,148
58.87%
 James Hamilton Lewis
731,541
34.64%
 Andrew Lafin
58,998
2.79%
 John H. Walker
56,480
2.67%
 James H. Woertendyke
9,876
0.47%
 John Maynard Harlan
5,985
0.28%
 John M. Francis
3,020
0.14%
  Harrison Parker
1,260
0.06%
 Lewis D. Spaulding
930
0.04%
 Parke Longworth
357
0.02%
  Others (W)
5
0.00%
Nov 03, 1916 General Election
 Frank O. Lowden
696,535
52.67%
 Edward F. Dunne(I)
556,654
42.09%
 Seymour Stedman
52,316
3.96%
 John R. Golden
15,309
1.16%
 John M. Francis
1,739
0.13%
Nov 05, 1912 General Election
 Edward F. Dunne
443,120
38.11%
 Charles Samuel Deneen(I)
318,469
27.39%
 Frank H. Funk
303,401
26.09%
 John C. Kennedy
78,679
6.77%
 Edward Worrell
15,231
1.31%
 John M. Francis
3,980
0.34%
Nov 03, 1908 General Election
 Charles Samuel Deneen(I)
550,076
47.64%
 Adlai E. Stevenson
526,912
45.64%
 Daniel R. Sheen
33,922
2.94%
 James H. Brower
31,293
2.71%
 George W. McCaskrin
10,883
0.94%
 Gustave A. Jennings
1,526
0.13%
Nov 08, 1904 General Election
 Charles Samuel Deneen
634,029
59.09%
 Lawrence B. Stringer
334,880
31.21%
 John Collins
59,062
5.50%
 Robert H. Patton
35,440
3.30%
 Philip Veal
4,379
0.41%
 James Hogan
4,364
0.41%
 Andrew G. Specht
780
0.07%
Nov 06, 1900 General Election
 Richard Yates, Jr.
580,199
51.49%
 Samuel Alschuler
518,966
46.06%
 Visscher Vare Barnes
15,643
1.39%
 Herman C. Perry
8,611
0.76%
 Louis P. Hoffman
1,319
0.12%
 A.C. Van Tine
1,106
0.10%
 Lloyd G. Spencer
650
0.06%
  John Cordingly
334
0.03%
Nov 03, 1896 General Election
 John R. Tanner
587,637
54.10%
 John Peter Altgeld(I)
474,256
43.66%
 George Washington Gere
14,559
1.34%
 William St. John Forman
8,102
0.75%
 Charles A. Baustian
985
0.09%
 Rev. Isaac W. Higgs
723
0.07%
Nov 08, 1892 General Election
 John Peter Altgeld
425,558
48.74%
 Joseph W. Fifer(I)
402,686
46.12%
 Robert R. Link
24,808
2.84%
 Nathan M. Barnett
20,103
2.30%
Nov 06, 1888 General Election
 Joseph W. Fifer
367,860
50.50%
 John McAuley Palmer
335,313
46.03%
 David H. Harts
18,874
2.59%
 Willis W. Jones
6,394
0.88%
Nov 04, 1884 General Election
 Richard James Oglesby
334,234
49.64%
 Carter H. Harrison, Sr.
319,635
47.47%
 James Bartlett Hobbs
10,905
1.62%
 Jesse Harper
8,605
1.28%
Feb 16, 1883 Appointment
 John Marshall Hamilton
1
100.00%
Nov 02, 1880 General Election
 Shelby Moore Cullom(I)
314,565
50.57%
 Lyman Trumbull
277,532
44.61%
 Alson Jenness Streeter
28,898
4.65%
  Others
953
0.15%
 Uriah Copp, Jr. (W)
122
0.02%
Nov 06, 1876 General Election
 Shelby Moore Cullom
279,263
50.58%
 Lewis Steward
272,465
49.35%
 Samuel B. Allen (W)
184
0.03%
 James F. Simpson (W)
181
0.03%
Jan 23, 1873 Appointment
 John Lourie Beveridge
1
100.00%
Nov 05, 1872 General Election
 Richard James Oglesby
237,774
54.41%
 Gustavus Koerner
197,084
45.09%
 Benjamin G. Wright
2,185
0.50%
Nov 03, 1868 General Election
 John McAuley Palmer
249,912
55.57%
 John R. Eden
199,813
44.43%
Nov 08, 1864 General Election
 Richard James Oglesby
190,376
54.54%
 James C. Robinson
158,701
45.46%
Nov 06, 1860 General Election
 Richard Yates
172,196
51.19%
 James Cameron Allen
159,253
47.34%
 Thomas Hope
2,049
0.61%
 John Todd Stuart
1,626
0.48%
 J. W. Chickering
1,148
0.34%
 William Brown
68
0.02%
 John Hassack
46
0.01%
   Scattering
17
0.01%
Mar 21, 1860 Succession
 John Wood
1
100.00%
Nov 04, 1856 General Election
 William H. Bissell
111,466
46.97%
 William Alexander Richardson
106,769
44.99%
 Buckner Stithe Morris
19,088
8.04%
Nov 02, 1852 General Election
 Joel Aldrich Matteson
80,789
52.39%
 Edwin B. Webb
64,408
41.76%
 D. A. Knowlton
9,024
5.85%
Nov 01, 1848 General Election
 Augustus Caeser French(I)
67,828
86.76%
 W. S. Morison
5,659
7.24%
 Charles V. Dyer
4,692
6.00%
Aug 03, 1846 General Election
 Augustus Caeser French
58,657
58.16%
 Thomas M. Kilpatrick
37,033
36.72%
 Richard Eels
5,154
5.11%
 Owen Lovejoy
2
0.00%
 Edwin Town
1
0.00%
 Michael D. Prendergast
1
0.00%
Aug 01, 1842 General Election
 Thomas Ford
46,452
53.52%
 Joseph Duncan
39,429
45.43%
 Charles W. Hunter
906
1.04%
Aug 06, 1838 General Election
 Thomas Carlin
30,668
50.78%
 Cyrus Edwards
29,722
49.22%
Nov 17, 1834 Appointment
 William Lee Davidson Ewing
1
100.00%
Aug 04, 1834 General Election
 Joseph Duncan
17,330
52.91%
 William Kinney
10,224
31.21%
 Robert K. McLaughlin
4,315
13.17%
 James Adams
887
2.71%
Aug 02, 1830 General Election
 John Reynolds
12,837
58.95%
 William Kinney
8,938
41.05%
 John Tillsom, Jr. (W)
1
0.00%
Aug 07, 1826 General Election
 Ninian Edwards
6,280
49.47%
 Thomas Sloo
5,834
45.96%
 Adolphus Frederick Hubbard
580
4.57%
Aug 05, 1822 General Election
 Edward Coles
2,854
33.16%
 Joseph Phillips
2,687
31.22%
 Thomas C. Browne
2,443
28.39%
 James B. Moore
622
7.23%
Sep 19, 1818 General Election
 Shadrach Bond
3,828
99.51%
 Henry Reavis
19
0.49%

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