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RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Illinois > Senate Class II
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline April 01, 2014 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 04, 2014 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 04, 2014 - 11:00pm
Term Start January 03, 2015 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2021 - 12:00pm
Turnout 28.09% Total Population
Contributorev
Last Modifiedbudgeteer January 09, 2015 10:36am
Data SourcesIllinois Board of Elections
Description Race was used previously as a special election race for Roland Burris' seat. A special election did not occur.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/2008
NameDick Durbin Votes3,613,210 (67.82%)
Term01/03/2009 - 01/03/2015 Margin2,092,314 (+39.27%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Mar 18, 2014 IL US Senate - R Primary Jim Oberweis
May 18, 2014 IL US Senate - D Primary Dick Durbin
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KEY RACE? 0.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
12/11/2008 11/04/2014
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Dick Durbin 2 1 7 29
Jim Oberweis --2 ----
Leaning Call: Dick Durbin (97.24%)
Weighted Call: Dick Durbin (100.04%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

11/22/2013 11/02/2014

CANDIDATES
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Name (I) Sen. Dick Durbin St. Sen. Jim Oberweis Sharon Hansen (W) Roger K. Davis (W) Hilaire Fuji Shioura (W) Write-In Omar N. Lopez
PartyDemocratic Republican Libertarian Independent Independent Nonpartisan Green
Website [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website]
Certified Votes1,929,637 (53.55%) 1,538,522 (42.70%) 135,316 (3.76%) 31 (0.00%) 12 (0.00%) 1 (0.00%) 0 (0.00%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -391,115 (-10.85%) -1,794,321 (-49.79%) -1,929,606 (-53.55%) -1,929,625 (-53.55%) -1,929,636 (-53.55%) -1,929,637 (-53.55%)
Predict Avg.49.00% 39.00% 4.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
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MATCHUP POLLS (14 from 10 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg50.87%-- 38.31%-- 3.65%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--
Public Policy Polling (D) 
11/01/14-11/02/14
51.00% -- 41.00% -- 4.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
McKeon & Associates 
10/28/14-10/29/14
49.00% -- 39.00% -- 4.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
YouGov 
10/16/14-10/23/14
52.00% 1.0 39.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Southern Illinois University 
10/17/14-10/17/14
46.90% -- 36.50% -- 4.20% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
University of Illinois at Springfield 
10/02/14-10/08/14
50.40% -- 34.90% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
We Ask America 
10/07/14-10/07/14
51.00% 3.2 38.00% 2.5 4.00% 0.1 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
MORE CANDIDATES
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Name Chad Koppie  
PartyConstitution  
Website [Website]  
Certified Votes0 (0.00%)  
Margin-1,929,637 (-53.55%)  
Predict Avg.0.00%  
Cash On Hand $--  
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MATCHUP POLLS (14 from 10 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg0.00%--  
Public Policy Polling (D) 
11/01/14-11/02/14
0.00% --
McKeon & Associates 
10/28/14-10/29/14
0.00% --
YouGov 
10/16/14-10/23/14
0.00% --
Southern Illinois University 
10/17/14-10/17/14
0.00% --
University of Illinois at Springfield 
10/02/14-10/08/14
0.00% --
We Ask America 
10/07/14-10/07/14
0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
 

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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Apr 15, 2013 02:35pm Announcement Dick Durbin stockpiles $3.23 million in first quarter; pretext to reelection announcement  Article COSDem 
Mar 08, 2013 07:00pm News Durbin telling top Democrats he'll seek re-election in 2014  Article COSDem 
Jun 29, 2012 03:00pm Speculative Who Can Replace Dick Durbin?  Article COSDem 

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