Illinois' 16th Congressional District elections, 2014

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Illinois' 16th Congressional District

General Election Date
November 4, 2014

Primary Date
March 18, 2014

November 4 Election Winner:
Adam Kinzinger Republican Party
Incumbent prior to election:
Adam Kinzinger Republican Party
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Race Ratings
Cook Political Report: Solid R[1]

Sabato's Crystal Ball: Safe R[2]

Fairvote's Monopoly Politics: Safe R[3]

Illinois U.S. House Elections
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2014 U.S. Senate Elections

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The 16th congressional district of Illinois will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

Illinois is one of 21 states with a mixed primary system. Voters do not have to register with a party, but they do have to choose, publicly, which party's ballot they will vote on at the primary election.[4]

Heading into the election the incumbent is Adam Kinzinger (R), who was first elected in 2010. Prior to redistricting due to the 2010 census, he served as the representative of Illinois' 11th congressional district.

Illinois' 16th Congressional District covers all of Boone, Bureau, Grundy, Iroquois, LaSalle, Lee, Livingston, Ogle, Putnam counties and parts of DeKalb, Ford, Stark, Will and Winnebago counties.[5]

Candidates

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March 18, 2014, primary results

Republican Party Republican Primary

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

District history

2012

The 16th congressional district of Illinois held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent from the 11th District, Adam Kinzinger won the election in the district.[8]

U.S. House, Illinois District 16 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngAdam Kinzinger Incumbent 61.8% 181,789
     Democratic Wanda Rohl 38.2% 112,301
Total Votes 294,090
Source: Illinois Board of Elections "2012 General Election Official Vote Totals"

2010

On November 2, 2010, Donald A. Manzullo won re-election to the United States House of Representatives. He defeated George W. Gaulrapp (D) and Terry G. Campbell (G) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House of Representatives, Illinois' 16th Congressional District, General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDonald A. Manzullo Incumbent 65% 138,299
     Democratic Georgia W. Gaulrapp 31% 66,037
     Green Terry G. Campbell 4% 8,425
Total Votes 212,761

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