Debbie Halvorson

Debbie Halvorson

Halvorson: Rep. Jackson, Cook County Shouldn’t Control Peotone Airport

U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr.’s primary challenger, Debbie Halvorson, says a Peotone airport controlled by Cook County won’t fly.

CBS Chicago–01/17/2012

U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-Illinois)

Jackson Jr., Halvorson At Odds Over Endorsements

Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. has issued a list of dozens of elected officials whom he says support his re-election campaign.

CBS Chicago–01/16/2012

U.S. Capitol Dome

Dozens File To Run For U.S. House Seats

Dozens of people have filed to run for Illinois’ 18 seats in the U.S. House.

CBS Chicago–12/28/2011

U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., D-Chicago, meets with reporters. (CBS File Photo)

Jesse Jackson Leads Debbie Halvorson In Key U.S. House Race

A new poll shows incumbent Jesse Jackson Jr. leading challenger Debbie Halvorson in the race to represent Illinois’ 2nd Congressional District.


Debbie Halvorson

Opponent Takes Aim At Jackson Jr. Over Ethics Probe

Representative Jesse Jackson’s opponent is using his ethics probe to pounce.


Debbie Halvorson

Halvorson Formally Begins Run Against Rep. Jackson

Former U.S. Rep. Debbie Halvorson on Thursday is formally challenging Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-Ill.) for his 2nd Congressional District seat.

CBS Chicago–10/06/2011

Debbie Halvorson

Halvorson To Run Against Jesse Jackson Jr.

Former Congresswoman Debbie Halvorson is set to formally announce she will run against Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. in the Democratic primary in the 2nd District next year.

CBS 2–10/05/2011

U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-Illinois)

U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. May Face Challenge From Fellow Dem

A Democratic-controlled remap of Illinois Congressional districts could spur a challenge to incumbent Jesse Jackson Jr. CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley talks with his potential challenger.


Debbie Halvorson

Halvorson Hopes For IDOT Post

Former U.S. Rep. Debbie Halvorson hopes that when Gov. Pat Quinn picks someone new to replace the outgoing Illinois Department of Transportation secretary in the next couple of months, he will pick her.


Republican Adam Kinzinger (Photo From Adam Kinzinger)

GOP Wins US Rep. Debbie Halvorson’s District

Republican Adam Kinzinger has defeated first-term Democratic Congresswoman Debbie Halvorson in Illinois’ 11th congressional district.


U.S. Capitol Dome

GOP Claims Illinois Congressional Majority

Republicans are hoping to claim a majority in Illinois’ congressional delegation for the first time in seven years and are pinning their hopes on four seats, but Democrats are confident they can hold on to their lead.

CBS Chicago–11/02/2010