Illinois' 18th Congressional District elections, 2014
November 4, 2014
March 18, 2014
Cook Political Report: Solid R
Sabato's Crystal Ball: Safe R
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.
Heading into the election the incumbent is Aaron Schock (R), who was first elected in 2008.
Illinois' 18th Congressional District covers central and western Illinois, including Hancock, McDonough, Adams, Pike, Brown, Schuyler, Scott, Cass, Mason, Menard, Sangamon, Logan, Tazewell, McLean, Woodford, Marshall, Stark and Peoria counties.
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March 18, 2014, primary results
|U.S. House, Illinois District 18 General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Aaron Schock Incumbent||74.2%||244,467|
|Source: Illinois Board of Elections "2012 General Election Official Vote Totals"|
- United States House of Representatives elections in Illinois, 2014
- United States House of Representatives elections, 2014
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- Sabato's Crystal Ball, "2014 House Races," accessed August 5, 2014
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