Illinois Elections
2014 Illinois Senate Election  

Upcoming Primaries
Tuesday, September 9th, 2014




Electoral Votes:  
  Pat Quinn (D)

    The was held on Tuesday, March 18th, 2014.
    The was held on Tuesday, March 18th, 2014.
    The will be held on Tuesday, November 4th, 2014.
    The Senate seat currently held by Dick Durbin will be up for election in 2014. 
    The gubernatorial seat currently held by Pat Quinn will be up for election in 2014.  More
    Illinois Secretary of State, Division of Elections
    Democratic Party of Illinois
    Republican Party of Illinois

   Election 2014 The Illinois Senate seat to be contested is currently held by democrat Dick Durbin.
   2014 Election Dick Durbin was sworn in on January 3rd, 1997 and is serving his third term in office.
   2014 Election Dick Durbin is eligible for re-election in 2014 and has declared his candidacy.

2014 Illinois Democratic Primary Senatorial Candidates

Dick Durbin

Incumbent U.S. Senator from Illinois
Democratic Nominee      Durbin campaign website
2014 Illinois Republican Primary Senatorial Candidates

Jim Oberweis

State Senator and former candidate for the U.S. Senate and Governor
Republican Nominee     Oberweis campaign website

Doug Truax

West Point and U.S. Army Ranger School Graduate, Businessman
Defeated Republican Candidate    

Joe Walsh

Former U.S. Representative from Illinois
Declined Republican Candidate    
2014 Illinois Third Party Senatorial Candidates

Sharon Hansen

Small business owner
Declared Libertarian Candidate      Hansen campaign website

Chad Koppie

Regional Board of Schools Member and 1998 Gubernatorial Candidate
Constitution Party Nominee      Koppie campaign website

Omar Lopez

Immigrant advocate and Director for a nonprofit organization
Declared Green Party Candidate     


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