Illinois 17th Congressional District

Politics
12:16 pm
Mon July 8, 2013

Schilling Will Try To Win Back 17th Congressional Seat

Former Illinois Congressman Bobby Schilling

Republican Bobby Schilling is once again running for Congress. The one-term Republican, who lost his seat last year, announced Monday he'll try to reclaim his post in Illinois' 17th Congressional District.

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Politics
6:25 am
Wed July 11, 2012

Candidates in Illinois' 17th Congressional District discuss tax breaks

The two candidates are echoing thoughts from their respective parties when it comes to the Bush-era tax cuts.

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Politics
11:08 am
Wed March 7, 2012

Interview with George Gaulrapp, a Democrat running for Illinois' 17th Congressional Seat

George Gaulrapp

Here's the full interview with George Gaulrapp, one of three candidates vying for the Democratic nomination in Illinois 17th Congressional District:

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Politics
11:01 am
Wed March 7, 2012

Interview with Cheri Bustos, a Democrat running for Illinois' 17th Congressional Seat

Cheri Bustos

Here's the full interview with Cheri Bustos, one of three candidates vying for the Democratic nomination in Illinois 17th Congressional District:

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Politics
10:55 am
Wed March 7, 2012

Interview with Greg Aguilar, a Democrat running for Illinois' 17th Congressional Seat

Greg Aguilar

Here's the full interview with Greg Aguilar, one of three candidates vying for the Democratic nomination in Illinois 17th Congressional District:

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Politics
6:26 am
Wed March 7, 2012

Three Candidates Vying for Democratic Nomination in IL-17

We wrap up our profile of area Congressional races by looking at the candidates in the Democratic primary for the 17th district, which covers the northwestern section of Illinois.  WNIJ's Victor Yehling has the story:

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