Illinois' 6th Congressional District

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The 6th Congressional District of Illinois is a congressional district including parts of DuPage and Cook counties.


The current representative of the 6th congressional district is Peter Roskam (R).

Elections

2012

See also: Illinois' 6th congressional district elections, 2012

The 6th congressional district of Illinois held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012.

2010

On November 2, 2010, Peter Roskam won re-election to the United States House of Representatives. He defeated Benjamin S. Lowe (D) in the general election.[1]

U.S. House of Representatives, Illinois' 6th Congressional District, General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngPeter J. Roskam Incumbent 63.6% 114,456
     Democratic Benjamin S. Lowe 36.4% 65,379
Total Votes 179,835


Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 6th congressional district of Illinois after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in Illinois

In 2011, the Illinois State Legislature re-drew the Congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.


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