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. He defeated Tim Bagwell (D) in the general election.[1]

U.S. House, Illinois District 19 General Election, 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

2008
On November 4, 2008, John Shimkus won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Steve Cox (D) in the general election.[2]

U.S. House, Illinois District 19 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Shimkus incumbent 64.2% 187,121
     Democratic Steve Cox 35.8% 104,393
Total Votes 291,514

2006
On November 7, 2006, John Shimkus won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Steve Cox (D) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Illinois District 19 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Shimkus incumbent 64.2% 187,121
     Democratic Steve Cox 35.8% 104,393
Total Votes 291,514

2004
On November 2, 2004, John Shimkus won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Tim Bagwell (D) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Illinois District 19 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Shimkus incumbent 69.4% 213,451
     Democratic Tim Bagwell 30.6% 94,303
Total Votes 307,754

2002
On November 5, 2002, John Shimkus won election to the United States House. He defeated David D. Phelps (D) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Illinois District 19 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Shimkus 54.8% 133,956
     Democratic David D. Phelps 45.2% 110,517
Total Votes 244,473

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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