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Parents > United States > Illinois > Senate Class II
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline December 01, 1995 - 12:00am Central
Polls Open November 05, 1996 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 05, 1996 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1997 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2003 - 12:00pm
Turnout 37.19% Total Population
ContributorBarack O-blame-a
Last Modifiedev August 24, 2007 08:18pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/1990
NamePaul M. Simon Votes2,115,377 (65.07%)
Term01/03/1991 - 01/03/1997 Margin979,749 (+30.14%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/05/2002
NameDick Durbin Votes2,103,766 (60.33%)
Term01/03/2003 - 01/03/2009 Margin778,063 (+22.31%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Mar 16, 1996 IL US Senate - D Primary Dick Durbin
D 790,055
Mar 16, 1996 IL US Senate - R Primary Al Salvi
R 791,645
Mar 19, 1996 IL US Senate-Lib. Primary Robin J. Miller
LBT 1,706
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Name Rep. Dick Durbin St. Rep. Al Salvi Steven H. Perry Robin J. Miller Chad Koppie James E. Davis Steve Dahl
PartyDemocratic Republican Reform Libertarian U.S. Taxpayers Natural Law Independent
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Uncertified Votes2,384,028 (56.09%) 1,728,824 (40.67%) 61,023 (1.44%) 41,218 (0.97%) 17,563 (0.41%) 13,838 (0.33%) 4,222 (0.10%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -655,204 (-15.41%) -2,323,005 (-54.65%) -2,342,810 (-55.12%) -2,366,465 (-55.67%) -2,370,190 (-55.76%) -2,379,806 (-55.99%)
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Name Robert A. Rudner  
PartyIndependent  
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Uncertified Votes6 (0.00%)  
Margin-2,384,022 (-56.09%)  
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Jun 04, 2013 07:00pm Speculative Did Lois Lerner Strong-Arm the 1996 Republican Opponent of Dick Durbin?  Article COSDem 
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