One of the most hotly-contested Congressional races in the country has been in the 10th District of Illinois, which encompasses most of Lake County, and part of northern Cook County.
The candidates for the tenth congressional district sparred this morning over healthcare, abortion and other issues in a rematch of a very close race two years ago.
With Illinois Democrats redrawing his district, U.S. Rep. Robert Dold (R-Ill.) is finding it vital to point to his bipartisanship as he runs for re-election.
A freshman Illinois congressman is among those leading the charge to repeal President Barack Obama’s overhaul of health care.
Democrat Dan Seals or Republican Bob Dold will replace Mark Kirk in what’s turning out to be a nasty battle in the north suburban 10th Congressional District.