political scientist http://northernpublicradio.org en 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"