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Date Type Results
Nov 06, 2018 General Election
 Raja Krishnamoorthi(I)
130,054
65.97%
 Jitendra "J.D." Diganvker
67,073
34.03%
Nov 08, 2016 General Election
 Raja Krishnamoorthi
144,954
58.31%
 Peter DiCianni
103,617
41.68%
 Andrew U.D. Straw (W)
5
0.00%
Nov 04, 2014 General Election
 Tammy Duckworth(I)
84,178
55.73%
 Lawrence Kaifesh
66,878
44.27%
Nov 06, 2012 General Election
 Tammy Duckworth
123,206
54.74%
 Joseph Walsh(I)
101,860
45.26%
Date Type Results
Nov 02, 2010 General Election
 Joseph Walsh
98,115
48.47%
 Melissa Bean(I)
97,825
48.32%
 Bill Scheurer
6,495
3.21%
Nov 04, 2008 General Election
 Melissa Bean(I)
179,444
60.72%
 Steve Greenberg
116,081
39.28%
Nov 07, 2006 General Election
 Melissa Bean(I)
93,355
50.91%
 S. David McSweeney
80,720
44.02%
 Bill Scheurer
9,312
5.08%
Nov 02, 2004 General Election
 Melissa Bean
139,792
51.70%
 Philip M. Crane(I)
130,601
48.30%
Nov 05, 2002 General Election
 Philip M. Crane(I)
95,275
57.42%
 Melissa Bean
70,626
42.56%
 Chuck Kelecic
25
0.02%
Date Type Results
Nov 07, 2000 General Election
 Philip M. Crane(I)
141,918
60.99%
 Lance P. Pressl
90,777
39.01%
Nov 03, 1998 General Election
 Philip M. Crane(I)
104,242
68.65%
 Mike Rothman
47,614
31.35%
Nov 05, 1996 General Election
 Philip M. Crane(I)
127,763
62.23%
 Elizabeth Anne "Betty" Hull
74,068
36.08%
 H. Daniel Druck
3,474
1.69%
Nov 08, 1994 General Election
 Philip M. Crane(I)
88,225
64.93%
 Robert C. Walberg
47,654
35.07%
Nov 03, 1992 General Election
 Philip M. Crane(I)
132,887
55.69%
 Sheila A. Smith
96,419
40.40%
 Joe M. Dillier
9,327
3.91%
Date Type Results
Nov 06, 1990 General Election
 Dan "Rosty" Rostenkowski(I)
70,151
79.11%
 Robert Marshall
18,529
20.89%
Nov 08, 1988 General Election
 Dan "Rosty" Rostenkowski(I)
107,728
74.64%
 V. Stephen Vetter
34,659
24.01%
 Mark J. Almberg
1,937
1.34%
Nov 04, 1986 General Election
 Dan "Rosty" Rostenkowski(I)
82,873
78.73%
 Thomas J. DeFazio
22,383
21.27%
Nov 06, 1984 General Election
 Dan "Rosty" Rostenkowski(I)
114,385
71.31%
 Spiro Georgeson
46,030
28.69%
Nov 02, 1982 General Election
 Dan "Rosty" Rostenkowski(I)
124,318
83.44%
 Bonnie Hickey
24,666
16.56%
Date Type Results
Nov 04, 1980 General Election
 Dan "Rosty" Rostenkowski(I)
98,524
84.67%
 Walter F. Zilke
17,845
15.33%
Nov 07, 1978 General Election
 Dan "Rosty" Rostenkowski(I)
81,457
85.96%
 Carl C. LoDico
13,302
14.04%
  Others (W)
3
0.00%
Nov 02, 1976 General Election
 Dan "Rosty" Rostenkowski(I)
105,595
80.54%
 John Urbaszewski
25,512
19.46%
Nov 05, 1974 General Election
 Dan "Rosty" Rostenkowski(I)
75,011
86.54%
 Salvatore E. Oddo
11,664
13.46%
Nov 07, 1972 General Election
 Dan "Rosty" Rostenkowski(I)
110,457
74.03%
 Edward Stepnowski
38,758
25.97%
Date Type Results
Nov 03, 1970 General Election
 Dan "Rosty" Rostenkowski(I)
98,453
73.86%
 Henry S. Kaplinski
34,841
26.14%
Nov 05, 1968 General Election
 Dan "Rosty" Rostenkowski(I)
105,003
62.78%
 Henry S. Kaplinski
62,254
37.22%
Nov 08, 1966 General Election
 Dan "Rosty" Rostenkowski(I)
94,631
59.89%
 John H. Leszynski
63,377
40.11%
Date Type Results
Nov 03, 1964 General Election
 Dan "Rosty" Rostenkowski(I)
137,715
66.10%
 Eugene L. Ebrom
70,624
33.90%
Nov 06, 1962 General Election
 Dan "Rosty" Rostenkowski(I)
112,778
60.80%
 Irvin Techon
72,726
39.20%
Date Type Results
Nov 08, 1960 General Election
 Dan "Rosty" Rostenkowski(I)
81,092
67.16%
 Henry Klinger, Jr.
39,651
32.84%
Nov 04, 1958 General Election
 Dan "Rosty" Rostenkowski
73,413
74.59%
 William F.H. Schmidt
25,011
25.41%
Nov 06, 1956 General Election
 Thomas S. Gordon(I)
73,628
59.53%
 Victor O. Wright
50,055
40.47%
Nov 02, 1954 General Election
 Thomas S. Gordon(I)
74,837
68.42%
 James L. Doherty
34,535
31.58%
Nov 04, 1952 General Election
 Thomas S. Gordon(I)
87,871
59.01%
 William F. Cooper
61,048
40.99%
Date Type Results
Nov 07, 1950 General Election
 Thomas S. Gordon(I)
77,736
59.32%
 Philip Grontkowski
53,305
40.68%
Nov 02, 1948 General Election
 Thomas S. Gordon(I)
101,098
65.05%
 Herbert F. Geisler
54,316
34.95%
Date Type Results
Nov 05, 1946 General Election
 Thomas S. Gordon(I)
38,317
77.28%
 Scott J. Vitell
11,266
22.72%
Nov 07, 1944 General Election
 Thomas S. Gordon(I)
39,866
79.19%
 John Uczciwek
10,474
20.81%
Nov 03, 1942 General Election
 Thomas S. Gordon
33,425
78.80%
 Rena E. Pikiel
8,995
21.20%
Nov 05, 1940 General Election
 Leo P Kocialkowski(I)
40,074
78.11%
 Anthony V. Champagne
11,232
21.89%
Nov 08, 1938 General Election
 Leo P Kocialkowski(I)
31,823
75.30%
 Rena E. Pikiel
10,440
24.70%
Nov 03, 1936 General Election
 Leo P Kocialkowski(I)
34,452
78.57%
 Edward R. Piszatowski
8,945
20.40%
 Edwin C. Gordon
452
1.03%
Nov 06, 1934 General Election
 Leo P Kocialkowski(I)
27,682
74.11%
 Edward R. Piszatowski
9,671
25.89%
Nov 08, 1932 General Election
 Leo P Kocialkowski
30,147
72.17%
 Peter Granata
11,625
27.83%
Nov 04, 1930 General Election
 Stanley H. Kunz(I)
16,645
52.50%
 Peter Granata
15,057
47.50%
Nov 04, 1930 Election Overturned
 Peter Granata
16,565
51.80%
 Stanley H. Kunz(I)
15,394
48.14%
 Paul Chromek
17
0.05%
Nov 06, 1928 General Election
 Stanley H. Kunz(I)
24,517
70.80%
 Edward Walz
10,110
29.20%
Nov 02, 1926 General Election
 Stanley H. Kunz(I)
15,321
55.29%
 Wencel F. Hetman
12,388
44.71%
Nov 04, 1924 General Election
 Stanley H. Kunz(I)
17,799
53.11%
 Ernest D. Potts
13,853
41.34%
 Gerard Kasmarek
1,675
5.00%
 William L. Long
171
0.51%
 George Maurer
13
0.04%
Nov 07, 1922 General Election
 Stanley H. Kunz(I)
18,749
65.34%
 Fred S. DeCola
9,311
32.45%
 Henry C. Stockbridge
542
1.89%
 James M. Cahill
93
0.32%
Nov 02, 1920 General Election
 Stanley H. Kunz
15,432
49.16%
 Dan Parrillo
14,627
46.59%
 Henry C. Stockbridge
1,334
4.25%
Nov 05, 1918 General Election
 Thomas Gallagher(I)
11,472
78.18%
 Dan Parrillo
3,201
21.82%
Nov 07, 1916 General Election
 Thomas Gallagher(I)
14,970
63.42%
 Frank Sullivan
8,636
36.58%
Nov 03, 1914 General Election
 Thomas Gallagher(I)
12,524
69.49%
 Edward I. Williams
3,558
19.74%
 Henry Anielewski
1,159
6.43%
 Roy M. Harmon
783
4.34%
Nov 05, 1912 General Election
 Thomas Gallagher(I)
10,922
52.43%
 William G. Herrmann
6,030
28.95%
 N. F. Holm
3,674
17.64%
 John Nelson
206
0.99%
Date Type Results
Nov 08, 1910 General Election
 Thomas Gallagher(I)
14,281
58.69%
 Daniel D. Coffey
7,975
32.77%
 John Drexler
1,903
7.82%
 J. W. Cronker
174
0.72%
Nov 03, 1908 General Election
 Thomas Gallagher
15,963
49.20%
 Philip M. Ksycki
14,660
45.19%
 Thomas McLean
1,407
4.34%
 Charles A. Bennett
413
1.27%
Nov 06, 1906 General Election
 Charles McGavin(I)
11,421
40.00%
 Stanley H. Kunz
11,336
39.71%
 Abraham Priess
3,128
10.96%
 James B. Smiley
2,664
9.33%
Nov 08, 1904 General Election
 Charles McGavin
20,107
51.70%
 William P. Harrison
13,025
33.49%
 Marcus T. Taft
4,223
10.86%
 Mark J. Sullivan
1,141
2.93%
 John H. Siljander
397
1.02%
Nov 04, 1902 General Election
 William F. Mahoney(I)
19,688
90.55%
 George D. Evans
1,546
7.11%
 Theodore B. Wood
508
2.34%
Date Type Results
Nov 06, 1900 General Election
 Albert Jarvis Hopkins(I)
32,452
68.47%
 John W. Leonard
13,683
28.87%
 Benjamin R. Mobar
1,259
2.66%
Nov 08, 1898 General Election
 Albert Jarvis Hopkins(I)
19,592
68.18%
 John W. Leonard
8,000
27.84%
 Sheldon W. Johnson
1,142
3.97%
Nov 03, 1896 General Election
 Albert Jarvis Hopkins(I)
32,073
70.10%
 Simon N. Hoover
12,861
28.11%
 Augustus R. Dodd
818
1.79%
Nov 03, 1894 General Election
 Albert Jarvis Hopkins(I)
22,631
66.04%
 Lewis Steward
9,104
26.57%
 George W. Sindlinger
1,517
4.43%
 George S. Bowen
1,016
2.96%
Date Type Results
Nov 08, 1892 General Election
 Robert A. Childs
20,852
48.23%
 Lewis Steward(I)
20,835
48.19%
 Norman Kilburn
1,551
3.59%
Nov 04, 1890 General Election
 Lewis Steward
17,496
49.41%
 Charles A. Hill(I)
16,794
47.43%
 Charles Farrell
1,118
3.16%
Nov 06, 1888 General Election
 Charles A. Hill
20,596
51.44%
 Lafayette W. Brewer
17,454
43.60%
 James L. Reber
1,661
4.15%
 John McLaughlin
324
0.81%
Nov 02, 1886 General Election
 Ralph Plumb(I)
16,827
52.13%
 Hiram H. Cady
13,893
43.04%
 Daniel Braxton Turney
1,013
3.14%
 George Lacey
545
1.69%
Nov 04, 1884 General Election
 Ralph Plumb
18,707
51.82%
 Pat C. Haley
15,953
44.19%
 H. J. Wood
732
2.03%
 N. Kilbius
709
1.96%
Nov 07, 1882 General Election
 William Cullen
13,851
46.95%
 Patrick C. Healey
13,673
46.35%
 Otis Hardy
1,017
3.45%
 Lewis Steward
917
3.11%
 T. W. Baird
41
0.14%
Date Type Results
Nov 02, 1880 General Election
 Lewis Edwin Payson
16,704
54.45%
 Robert R. Wallace
13,972
45.55%
Nov 05, 1878 General Election
 Greenbury L. Fort(I)
11,271
49.72%
 Chris C. Strawn
6,575
29.01%
 Thomas M. Shaw
4,822
21.27%
Nov 07, 1876 General Election
 Greenbury L. Fort(I)
15,011
55.14%
 George W. Parker
12,211
44.86%
Nov 03, 1874 General Election
 Greenbury L. Fort(I)
8,753
53.98%
 J. G. Bayne
7,463
46.02%
Nov 05, 1872 General Election
 Greenbury L. Fort
13,401
61.74%
 George O. Barnes
8,304
38.26%
Date Type Results
Nov 08, 1870 General Election
 James C. Robinson
13,702
50.14%
 Jonathan Merriam
12,448
45.56%
 George Washington Minier
1,175
4.30%
Nov 03, 1868 General Election
 Shelby Moore Cullom(I)
22,193
53.47%
 Benjamin Stevenson Edwards
19,309
46.53%
Nov 06, 1866 General Election
 Shelby Moore Cullom(I)
18,623
56.19%
 Edwin S. Fowler
14,520
43.81%
Nov 08, 1864 General Election
 Shelby Moore Cullom
15,812
52.99%
 John Todd Stuart(I)
14,027
47.01%
Nov 04, 1862 General Election
 John Todd Stuart
12,808
52.81%
 Leonard Swett
11,443
47.19%
Date Type Results
Nov 06, 1860 General Election
 Philip Bond Fouke(I)
16,592
55.24%
 Joseph Gillespie
13,315
44.33%
 Willis D. Green
129
0.43%
Nov 02, 1858 General Election
 Philip Bond Fouke
11,490
57.17%
 Jehu Baker
8,410
41.84%
 Thomas Hope
198
0.99%
Nov 04, 1856 General Election
 Robert Smith
11,299
60.07%
 James D. Lansing
7,512
39.93%
Nov 04, 1856 Special Election
 James Lowry Donaldson Morrison
10,756
55.95%
 John Thomas
8,239
42.85%
 William H. Short
231
1.20%
Nov 07, 1854 General Election
 Lyman Trumbull
7,917
59.87%
 Philip Bond Fouke
5,306
40.13%
Nov 02, 1852 General Election
 William H. Bissell(I)
5,723
38.36%
 Joseph Gillespie
4,683
31.39%
 Philip Bond Fouke
4,515
30.26%

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