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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.

11/22/2011

A pedestrian crosses a road with the U.S. Capitol building in the background on August 1, 2011 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

5 House Members From Illinois Vote ‘No’ On Debt-Ceiling Compromise

Five members of the Illinois Congressional Delegation voted against the debt-ceiling authorization Monday – in some cases, for radically different reasons.

08/01/2011