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  IL District 14 - D Primary
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Parents > United States > Illinois > IL - District 14
OfficeHouse of Representatives
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline November 05, 2007 - 12:00am Central
Polls Open February 05, 2008 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close February 05, 2008 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 2009 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2011 - 12:00pm
Turnout 11.68% Total Population
ContributorArmyDem
Last Modifiedev March 08, 2008 04:31am
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/2006
NameJ. Dennis Hastert Votes117,870 (59.79%)
Term01/03/2007 - 11/26/2007 Margin38,596 (+19.58%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won03/08/2008
NameBill Foster Votes52,205 (52.53%)
Term03/10/2008 - 01/03/2009 Margin5,025 (+5.06%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceIL - District 14 - Special Election 03/08/2008
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
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09/15/2007 02/05/2008
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Bill Foster --6 2 1
Leaning Call: Bill Foster (100.00%)
Weighted Call: Bill Foster (100.00%)

CANDIDATES
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Name Bill Foster John Laesch Joseph Serra Jotham S. Stein  
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic  
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Certified Votes32,410 (42.47%) 32,012 (41.94%) 6,033 (7.91%) 5,865 (7.69%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -398 (-0.52%) -26,377 (-34.56%) -26,545 (-34.78%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand 1/16 $508,792.00 1/16 $31,708.00 $-- 1/16 $40,217.00  
Website [Website] [Website] [Website]  
Entry Date 05/30/2007 05/29/2007 11/05/2007 04/00/2007  
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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Mar 11, 2008 12:00pm News Laesch withdraws request for recount [IL-14]  Article COSDem 
Mar 07, 2008 03:40pm News Laesch asks for vote recount [IL-14]  Article COSDem 
Feb 06, 2008 05:00pm News [IL-14] Laesch could challenge result, create two different Democratic nominees for Hastert's seat  Article ArmyDem 
Aug 08, 2007 02:00pm Press Release Aurora legislator to seek re-election; Democrat won't challenge Hastert  Not Available Scott³ 
May 31, 2007 03:00pm News [IL-14] Physicist in running to replace Hastert  Article ArmyDem 
Dec 14, 2006 02:00pm News Democrat [St Rep LaVia]: ‘I’d love’ Hastert [IL-14] post  Article ArmyDem 

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