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Politics
6:00 am
Fri March 9, 2012

Illinois House race in the 68th district: Democrats Little and Wasco. Story plus full interviews.

This is the second in our series of profiles of candidates running for the state legislature in northern Illinois.

WNIJ’s Jenna Dooley spoke with candidates Clint Little and Carl Wasco.

First audio clip is the summary story that aired 3/9/12 on WNIJ.

Second is the full interview with Little.

Third is the full interview with Wasco.

Politics
3:47 am
Thu March 8, 2012

Illinois House race in the 67th district: Democrats Jefferson and Lind. Story plus full interviews.

This is the first in our series of profiles of candidates running for the state legislature in northern Illinois. We start with the Democrats running for state representative in the 67th district, which covers much of Rockford. 

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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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Politics
6:33 am
Tue March 6, 2012

Interview with Jonathan Farnick, Democrat running in the IL 14th Congressional District

Jonathan Farnick

WNIJ's Guy Stephens' interview with Jonathan Farnick, candidate in the Democratic primary for the IL 14th Congressional seat.

Politics
6:33 am
Tue March 6, 2012

Interview with Dennis Anderson, Democrat running for the IL 14th Congressional Seat

Dennis Anderson

WNIJ's Guy Stephens' interview with Dennis Anderson, candidate in the Democratic primary for the IL 14th Congressional District seat. 

Politics
6:30 am
Tue March 6, 2012

The Candidates in the Democratic Primary in IL 14

Two Democrats are vying for their party’s nomination in the race in Illinois’ 14th Congressional District.  WNIJ's Guy Stephens reports:

 

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.

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