Jackson Jr. Defeats Dem Rival Halvorson In 2nd District U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-Ill.), who faced his strongest challenge in years, defeated fellow Democrat Debbie Halvorson, in the 2nd Congressional District primary.
Voter Turnout Extremely Low For Illinois Primary Turnout for Tuesday's Illinois primary stood at a meager 15 percent as of mid afternoon.
Voters Head To Polls For Illinois PrimaryVoters are heading to the polls Tuesday morning for an Illinois primary election that experts have said could be “defining” for the Republican presidential race.
Chicago Election Officials Hope Voters Turn Out TuesdayChicago election officials say they have 500 different ballots ready to go, and they are hoping that the ballots get used in the primary Tuesday.
Quinn Hopes For The Best For Primary Voter Turnout
Illinois Residents Begin Applying For Absentee Primary BallotsOther states have been going to the polling places and casting votes in this primary election season, and now it’s Illinois residents’ turn to start the process.
Caliendo: Gingrich Victory In S.C. Was Referendum On RomneyVoters in South Carolina shook up the race for the Republican presidential nomination over the weekend, handing Newt Gingrich an upset victory against and delivering a setback to heretofore frontrunner Mitt Romney. Political analyst Stephen Caliendo has some thoughts.
Kirk: Trump May Struggle In GOP PrimariesU.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) is suggesting Donald Trump would have a hard time against the rest of the Republican field once the GOP presidential primary race gets underway.