16th District http://northernpublicradio.org en 16th District Dems choose Rohl for run against Congressman Kinzinger http://northernpublicradio.org/post/16th-district-dems-choose-rohl-run-against-congressman-kinzinger <p>Democratic leaders in the 16<sup>th</sup> Congressional district have chosen a candidate to run against Republican Adam Kinzinger this fall. A caucus of county party leaders within the district voted to slate Wanda Rohl.</p><p> Wed, 09 May 2012 07:29:11 +0000 Susan Stephens 11399 at http://northernpublicradio.org 16th District Dems choose Rohl for run against Congressman Kinzinger Citizens' Caucus in DeKalb chooses Rohl to run in the 16th Congressional http://northernpublicradio.org/post/citizens-caucus-dekalb-chooses-rohl-run-16th-congressional <p>A citizens&rsquo; convention has chosen a Democratic candidate to run for Congress in the 16<sup>th</sup> district. But that doesn&rsquo;t necessarily mean their pick will face Republican Congressman Adam Kinzinger this fall.</p><p> Mon, 23 Apr 2012 09:03:49 +0000 Susan Stephens 10499 at http://northernpublicradio.org Citizens' Caucus in DeKalb chooses Rohl to run in the 16th Congressional Incumbent Congressmen battle in IL-16 http://northernpublicradio.org/post/incumbent-congressmen-battle-il-16 <p>The new 16th Congressional District includes parts of Rockford, Dekalb, LaSalle and areas south of Chicago.&nbsp; It&#39;s been represented since 1993 by Rockford-area Republican Don Manzullo.&nbsp; His opponent is fellow Republican representative Adam Kinzinger.&nbsp; In a recent interview with WNIJ, Kinzinger touted his accomplishments during his short time in Washington.&nbsp; &quot;I&#39;ve been in Congress for 13 months.&nbsp; We&#39;ve changed the conversation since we&#39;ve been there, myself and the freshman class, from how much more we&#39;re going to spend, how much we&#39;re goi Thu, 15 Mar 2012 05:00:01 +0000 Dan Klefstad 8324 at http://northernpublicradio.org Incumbent Congressmen battle in IL-16 Race for IL-16 "Exciting" http://northernpublicradio.org/post/race-il-16-exciting <p>The race for the Republican nomination in Illinois&#39; 16th Congressional District is one of the most closely-watched in the nation.&nbsp; That&#39;s according to Matt Streb, who chairs NIU&#39;s political science department.&nbsp; The race is unusual because it pits two incumbent Congressmen against each other.&nbsp; Streb analyzes this race in an interview with WNIJ&#39;s Dan Klefstad.</p> Mon, 05 Mar 2012 15:15:24 +0000 Dan Klefstad 7952 at http://northernpublicradio.org Race for IL-16 "Exciting" Freshman U.S. Rep. running in new 16th District http://northernpublicradio.org/post/freshman-us-rep-running-new-16th-district <p>Republican U.S. Representative, Adam Kinzinger, prepares to face longtime GOP incumbent in Illinois&#39; primary election.&nbsp; Mon, 05 Mar 2012 06:00:01 +0000 Dan Klefstad 7848 at http://northernpublicradio.org Freshman U.S. Rep. running in new 16th District