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  IL - District 17
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Illinois > IL - District 17
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type General Election
Filing Deadline December 27, 2011 - 05:00pm Central
Polls Open November 06, 2012 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 06, 2012 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 2013 - 06:00pm
Term End January 03, 2015 - 06:00pm
Turnout 40.43% Total Population
Contributorev
Last Modifiedev December 02, 2012 08:27pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/2010
NameBobby Schilling Votes104,583 (52.58%)
Term01/03/2011 - 01/03/2013 Margin19,129 (+9.62%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/2014
NameCheri Bustos Votes110,560 (55.46%)
Term01/03/2015 - 01/03/2017 Margin21,775 (+10.92%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Mar 20, 2012 IL - District 17- R Primary
Bobby Schilling
R 46,263
Mar 20, 2012 IL - District 17 - D Primary
Cheri Bustos
D 34,288
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
01/15/2011 11/06/2012
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Bobby Schilling 16 1 ----
Cheri Bustos 10 2 1 1
Leaning Call: Cheri Bustos (53.85%)
Weighted Call: Bobby Schilling (82.57%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

02/01/2012 10/28/2012

CANDIDATES
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Name Alderman Cheri Bustos (I) Rep. Bobby Schilling (W) Eric S. Reyes (W) Joe Faber  
PartyDemocratic Republican Independent Independent  
Campaign Logo  
Certified Votes 153,519 (53.28%) 134,623 (46.72%) 10 (0.00%) 9 (0.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -18,896 (-6.56%) -153,509 (-53.27%) -153,510 (-53.27%)  
Predict Avg.50.25% 49.75% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand 10/17 $516,566.28 10/17 $322,509.84 $-- $--  
Website [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website]  
Entry Date 07/13/2011 00/00/2011 00/00/2012 08/13/2012  
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MATCHUP POLLS (9 from 4 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg46.37%-- 49.19%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--  
We Ask America 
10/28/12-10/28/12
48.00% 1.9 52.00% 6.2 0.00% -- 0.00% --
GBA Strategies (D) 
10/16/12-10/18/12
49.00% 4.0 45.00% 2.0 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Public Opinion Strategies (R) 
10/12/12-10/14/12
44.00% 7.0 51.00% 1.0 0.00% -- 0.00% --
We Ask America 
10/09/12-10/09/12
46.14% -- 45.81% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Anzalone Liszt Research (D) 
10/02/12-10/04/12
45.00% -- 44.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
GBA Strategies (D) 
09/24/12-09/26/12
45.00% 10.0 47.00% 3.0 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
  Family-Pac Federal
  Moline Dispatch/RI Argus
  Rockford Register Star
  Peoria Journal Star
  Chicago Tribune
R Yankee fan
R Maryland Republican
R Spen
LBT Jed
 


EVENTS
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VIDEO ADVERTISEMENTS
Start Date Candidate Category Ad Tone Lng Title Run Time Contributor
10/10/2012 vs Bobby Schilling TVAd Attack eng Bobby Schilling: Justify  00:00:32 Progressive Scot 
10/05/2012 Joe Faber Web Only Ad Issue eng Common Man's America  00:00:30 ev 
10/02/2012 vs Bobby Schilling TVAd Attack eng Back  00:00:33 RP 
10/02/2012 vs Bobby Schilling TVAd Attack eng Bell Ringer  00:00:33 RP 
09/25/2012 vs Bobby Schilling TVAd Attack eng Doors  00:00:33 RP 
09/18/2012 vs Bobby Schilling TVAd Attack eng Time  00:00:34 RP 
09/17/2012 vs Cheri Bustos TVAd Attack eng READY FOR WASHINGTON  00:00:31 RP 
09/12/2012 Cheri Bustos vs Bobby Schilling TVAd Mixed eng Court  00:00:35 RP 
09/07/2012 vs Cheri Bustos TVAd Attack eng BUSTOSBLVD  00:00:31 RP 
09/06/2012 vs Bobby Schilling TVAd Attack eng Bobby Schilling: One of Them   00:00:32 RP 
09/04/2012 Bobby Schilling TVAd Biography eng Bobby Schilling First Commercial Spot 2012   00:01:00 RP 
08/27/2012 Cheri Bustos TVAd Biography eng Cheri Bustos: A Working Mother Who Will Fix Washington's Priorities  00:00:31 RP 

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