Pritzker, Trump, And Changing Demographics Helped Casten And Underwood Swing Red Suburban Districts BlueTwo first-time Democratic candidates eked out victories in suburban congressional races on Tuesday, in districts that normally vote Republican, helping Democrats take control of the House.
Democrats Take Control Of U.S. House, Republicans Hold On To SenateWith the help of two upsets in Illinois, Democrats were able to take control of the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday, winning at least 222 seats overall, giving them the ability to block President Trump’s agenda, and launch investigations of his administration.
Democrat Sean Casten Defeats Republican Peter Roskam In 6th Congressional DistrictDemocratic challenger for 6th Congressional District Sean Casten has defeated Republican incumbent Peter Roskam.
Democrats Attack Republicans On Health Care In Chicago Congressional RacesDemocrats Lauren Underwood and Sean Casten are hitting their Republican opponents hard over health care.
Candidate Q & A: 6th Congressional District Democratic Challenger Sean CastenThe battle between incumbent Peter roskam and Democratic challenger Sean Casten is one of the hottest races not just in Illinois, but across the country.
Candidate Q & A: 6th Congressional District Republican Incumbent Peter RoskamThe battle between incumbent Peter roskam and Democratic challenger Sean Casten is one of the hottest races not just in Illinois, but across the country.
Republicans Fretting Over The Democratic Money Advantage In MidtermsThe advantage has boosted Democrats in key House races in a variety of races, like Andy Kim in Central New Jersey, Jared Golden in Northern Maine, and Sean Casten in the Chicago suburbs, all of whom raised over $2 million in their races.
Illinois Democrat Sean Casten Among House Candidates Raising Eye-Popping Sums For November ElectionThe money, coming largely from small-dollar donors, has given these Democrats a chance in lean-Republican districts, leveling the playing field for a group of would-be lawmakers.
Fact Checking Peter Roskam And Sean Casten Political AdsA new ad by democratic challenger Sean Casten claims Congressman Peter Roskam and Trump are practically joined at the hip. CBS 2’s Political Reporter Derrick Blakley fact-checked those claims.
Trump Policies Dominate 6th District Congressional Candidates' ForumSuburban 6th District Congressional candidates Republican Congressman Peter Roskam and Democratic challenger Sean Casten sparred over President Donald Trump and immigration Wednesday at a forum hosted by the Chicago Tribune Editorial Board.
6th District Congressional Race In National SpotlightA suburban congressional race is in the national spotlight as one that could predict the future of the U.S. House.
Vice President Mike Pence In Chicago To Promote Tax Cuts, Support Rep. Peter RoskamPence spent part of the day on the campaign trail raising money for 6th District Congressman Peter Roskam.