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  • Peter Roskam: Candidate Profile Oct 9, 2014 3:54 PM
    Candidate information for Peter Roskam, running for 6th District U.S. Representative

     
  • Jim Oberweis: Candidate Profile Oct 9, 2014 3:53 PM
    Candidate information for Jim Oberweis, running for Senate

     
  • Michael Mason: Candidate Profile Oct 9, 2014 3:53 PM
    Candidate information for Michael Mason, running for 6th District U.S. Representative

     
  • Dick Durbin: Candidate Profile Oct 9, 2014 3:53 PM
    Candidate information for Dick Durbin, running for Senate

     
  • David Earl Williams III: Candidate Profile Oct 9, 2014 3:56 PM
    Candidate information for David Earl Williams III, running for 9th District U.S. Representative

     
  • Phil Collins: Candidate Profile Oct 9, 2014 3:56 PM
    Candidate information for Phil Collins, running for 9th District U.S. Representative

     
  • Hilaire Shioura: Candidate Profile Oct 9, 2014 3:56 PM
    Candidate information for Hilaire Shioura, running for Senate

     
  • Nancy Wade: Candidate Profile Oct 9, 2014 3:55 PM
    Candidate information for Nancy Wade, running for 5th District U.S. Representative

     
  • Vince Kolber: Candidate Profile Oct 9, 2014 3:55 PM
    Candidate information for Vince Kolber, running for 5th District U.S. Representative

     
  • Mike Quigley: Candidate Profile Oct 9, 2014 3:55 PM
    Candidate information for Mike Quigley, running for 5th District U.S. Representative

     
  • Earmarks could return to pay for transit, Durbin says Oct 2, 2014 11:51 AM
    Earmarks? Why not, U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin said during an editorial board meeting with the Daily Herald, pointing out he snagged a lot of cash for Illinois when the program still existed. The downstate Democrat is in a testy race with Republican state Sen. Jim Oberweis.

     
  • Duckworth, Kaifesh differ on raising minimum wage Oct 1, 2014 11:51 AM
    Democratic U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth and her 8th District Republican challenger Larry Kaifesh disagree over many aspects of the business environment in the U.S., not the least of which is whether the minimum wage needs to be higher. Duckworth is calling for an increase in all states to $10.10 per hour. But Kaifesh believes the economy will thrive and wages rise naturally if government reduces — not expands — its regulations.

     
  • Political newcomer challenging Roskam for U.S. Congress seat Sep 30, 2014 9:57 AM
    Democrat Michael Mason of Naperville is challenging incumbent Peter Roskam of Wheaton for the 6th Congressional District seat in the Nov. 4 election. Both say they want to help lead the country's economic recovery, but they differ on how to do it.

     
  • Durbin, Oberweis debate background checks for guns Sep 29, 2014 7:12 PM
    U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin and GOP challenger Jim Oberweis disagreed Monday on whether to require universal background checks for firearms purchases, with Durbin saying it would reduce violence in a country “awash in guns” and Oberweis saying he’s not convinced the checks would have the intended impact.

     
  • Herman Cain in Hoffman Estates Friday for Oberweis Sep 29, 2014 2:40 PM
    Former presidential contender Herman Cain will headline a fundraiser in Hoffman Estates Friday for Republican U.S. Senate candidate Jim Oberweis.

     
  • High-profile rematch race for Dold, Schneider Sep 28, 2014 5:55 AM
    Former Republican U.S. Rep. Robert Dold sounds confident when he talks about his chances to win back the seat he lost to Democrat Brad Schneider in 2012. "We don't have President Obama at the top of the ticket this time," Dold said. "And Congressman Schneider now has a record." Schneider isn't worried.

     
  • Duckworth, Kaifesh disagree on arming Syrian rebels Sep 26, 2014 5:22 AM
    Eighth Congressional District Republican hopeful Larry Kaifesh says its rare that he agrees more with President Barack Obama on an issue than does his Democratic opponent, incumbent Tammy Duckworth. But that’s where he finds himself after Duckworth last week voted against Obama’s plan to arm Syrian rebels as part of U.S. measures against Islamic State militants.

     
  • Dold voices support for healthcare reform, says repeal isn’t the answser Sep 25, 2014 9:57 PM
    In something of a break from many of his Republican colleagues, former U.S. Rep. Robert Dold on Thursday said he'd rather fix certain elements of the Affordable Care Act than repeal the entire health-care reform law.

     
  • Schneider, Dold talk issues at Stevenson High forum Sep 24, 2014 5:18 AM
    Democratic U.S. Rep. Brad Schneider and Republican challenger Robert Dold talked about the Middle East, health care and other issues before an auditorium filled with would-be voters Tuesday night at Lincolnshire's Stevenson High School.

     
  • Durbin vs. Oberweis debate set Sep 18, 2014 7:39 PM
    It's unclear if they'll wear costumes but one things for certain, the two candidates for U.S. Senate will clash Oct. 29 in Chicago. Incumbent Dick Durbin and rival Jim Oberweis will go head to head at a debate sponsored by WTTW and the City Club of Chicago.

     
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