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  IL District 14-R Caucus
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Parents > United States > Illinois > IL - District 14
OfficeHouse of Representatives
TypeRepublican Primary Election
Filing Deadline December 01, 1985 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open April 01, 1986 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close April 01, 1986 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1987 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1989 - 12:00pm
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Description The Republican Precinct Committeeman of the 14th Congressional District met in early April to nominate a successor for Rep. Grotberg who was on life support after suffering a stroke in January of 1986. The only candidates for the nomination were State Representative Dennis Hastert and Dr. Richard Verbic, DDS the current mayor of Elgin, Illinois.

Verbic was the popular choice amongst the District voters however the District GOP central committee select Hastert over Verbic.

The dates of the convention are speculative but was held in April.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/06/1984
NameJohn Grotberg Votes135,967 (62.16%)
Term01/05/1985 - 01/05/1987 Margin53,211 (+24.33%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/04/1986
NameJ. Dennis Hastert Votes77,288 (52.37%)
Term01/03/1987 - 01/03/1989 Margin6,995 (+4.74%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceIL District 14 11/04/1986
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Name St. Rep. J. Dennis Hastert Richard L. Verbic  
PartyRepublican Republican  
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Uncertified Votes1 (100.00%) 0 (0.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -1 (-100.00%)  
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