Illinois' 7th Congressional District elections, 2014
November 4, 2014
March 18, 2014
Danny K. Davis
Cook Political Report: Solid D
Sabato's Crystal Ball: Safe D
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 Danny K. Davis (D), who was first elected in 1996.
Illinois' 7th Congressional District includes part of Cook County. It covers the Near North Side and downtown Chicago as well as some of the west and south sides of city and some west suburban areas in Cook County.
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March 18, 2014, primary results
Withdrew prior to primary
|U.S. House, Illinois District 7 General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Danny K. Davis Incumbent||84.6%||242,439|
|Independent||John H. Monaghan||4.4%||12,523|
|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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