Illinois Election 2012

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12:00 am
Tue March 6, 2012

Dems running in IL-14 struggle for recognition

NIU's Matt Streb

Illinois' 14th Congressional District primary looked to be a hot one, but national interest declined after Republican Congressman Joe Walsh dropped his challenge to the incumbent in the district, Randy Hultgren.

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Politics
9:15 am
Mon March 5, 2012

Race for IL-16 "Exciting"

NIU's Matt Streb

The race for the Republican nomination in Illinois' 16th Congressional District is one of the most closely-watched in the nation.  That's according to Matt Streb, who chairs NIU's political science department.  The race is unusual because it pits two incumbent Congressmen against each other.  Streb analyzes this race in an interview with WNIJ's Dan Klefstad.

Politics
12:00 am
Mon March 5, 2012

Profile of U.S. Rep. Don Manzullo, 16th Congressional Candidate

Representative Don Manzullo

Republican Don Manzullo has represented the 16th District since 1993. 

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Politics
12:00 am
Mon March 5, 2012

Freshman U.S. Rep. running in new 16th District

Adam Kinzinger

Republican U.S. Representative, Adam Kinzinger, prepares to face longtime GOP incumbent in Illinois' primary election. 

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