Illinois elections, 2012

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Illinois

The state of Illinois is holding elections on November 6, 2012.

What's on the Illinois Ballot in 2012
U.S. Senate Defeatedd
U.S. House (18 seats) Approveda
State Executives Defeatedd
State Senate (56 seats) Approveda
State House (118 seats) Approveda
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2012 Elections

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See also: United States House of Representatives elections in Illinois, 2012

Illinois lost a seat in the U.S. House from redistricting. Currently, Republicans hold an 11-8 edge in the 19 Congressional districts.

Members of the U.S. House from Illinois -- Partisan Breakdown
Party As of November 2012 After the 2012 Election
     Democratic Party 8 12
     Republican Party 11 6
Total 19 18

See also: Illinois State Senate elections, 2012

Heading into the election, Democrats maintain partisan control in the state senate.

Illinois State Senate
Party As of November 5, 2012 After the 2012 Election
     Democratic Party 35 40
     Republican Party 24 19
Total 59 59


See also: Illinois House of Representatives elections, 2012

Heading into the election, Democrats maintain partisan control in the state house.

Illinois House of Representatives
Party As of November 5, 2012 After the 2012 Election
     Democratic Party 64 71
     Republican Party 54 47
Total 118 118


Eligibility to Vote

See also: Voting in the 2012 primary elections

Illinois is one of 21 states to use a strictly closed primary system. Voters can change parties each year, and may change party affiliation at polls or caucus. Voters must have registered to vote in the primary by February 21, 2012, which was 28 days before the primary took place.[1] (Information about registering to vote)

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