Illinois' 19th Congressional District

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The 19th Congressional District of Illinois is a congressional district encompassing a large stretch of rural Southern Illinois, part of Springfield and a portion of the "Metro-East" area (the Illinois side of the Greater St. Louis, Missouri region).

During the 2010 redistricting process Illinois had one seat in the U.S. House taken due to population changes across the country. The 19th congressional district no longer exists after the 2012 elections.

Elections

2010

On November 2, 2010, John Shimkus won re-election to the United States House of Representatives. He defeated Tim Bagwell (D) in the general election.[1]

U.S. House of Representatives, Illinois' 19th Congressional District, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Shimkus Incumbent 71.2% 166,166
     Democratic Tim Bagwell 28.8% 67,132
Total Votes 233,298

Redistricting

2012

See also: Redistricting in Illinois

Illinois had one seat in the U.S. House taken due to population changes across the country. The 19th congressional district will no longer existed after the 2012 elections.

This is the 19th congressional district of Illinois after the 2001 redistricting process.

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