United States House of Representatives elections in Illinois, 2012

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2012 U.S. House Elections in Illinois

Primary Date
March 20, 2012

Partisan breakdownCandidates

Illinois District Pages
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2012 U.S. Senate Elections

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The 2012 U.S. House of Representatives elections in Illinois will take place on November 6, 2012. Voters will elect 18 candidates to serve in the U.S. House, one from each of the state's 18 congressional districts.

The signature filing deadline for candidates wishing to run is December 27, 2012. The primary elections will be held on March 20, 2012.

Prior to the 2010 census, Illinois had 19 U.S. House members but the state lost one seat as a result of the 2010 census.

Partisan breakdown

Heading into the November 6 election, the Republican Party holds 11 of the 19 Congressional seats from Illinois. However, the state lost one seat after the 2010 census and will elect 18 representatives.

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

Incumbents

Heading into the 2012 election, the incumbents for the 19 congressional districts are:


Name:Party:District:
Aaron SchockEnds.png Republican U.S. House, Illinois, District 18
Adam KinzingerEnds.png Republican U.S. House, Illinois, District 16
Bobby L. RushElectiondot.png Democratic U.S. House, Illinois, District 1
Robert T. SchillingEnds.png Republican U.S. House, Illinois, District 17
Daniel LipinskiElectiondot.png Democratic U.S. House, Illinois, District 3
Danny K. DavisElectiondot.png Democratic U.S. House, Illinois, District 7
Donald A. ManzulloEnds.png Republican U.S. House, Illinois, District 16
Jan SchakowskyElectiondot.png Democratic U.S. House, Illinois, District 9
Jerry F. CostelloElectiondot.png Democratic U.S. House, Illinois, District 12
Jesse L. Jackson, Jr.Electiondot.png Democratic U.S. House, Illinois, District 2
Joe WalshEnds.png Republican U.S. House, Illinois, District 8
John ShimkusEnds.png Republican U.S. House, Illinois, District 15
Judy BiggertEnds.png Republican U.S. House, Illinois, District 13
Luis V. GutierrezElectiondot.png Democratic U.S. House, Illinois, District 4
Mike QuigleyElectiondot.png Democratic U.S. House, Illinois, District 5
Peter J. RoskamEnds.png Republican U.S. House, Illinois, District 6
Randy HultgrenEnds.png Republican U.S. House, Illinois, District 14
Robert J. DoldEnds.png Republican U.S. House, Illinois, District 10
Timothy V. JohnsonEnds.png Republican U.S. House, Illinois, District 15

Candidates

Illinois' 1st Congressional District elections, 2012

General election candidates

Democratic Party Bobby RushApproveda
Republican Party Donald Peloquin


March 20, 2012, primary results

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Republican Party Republican Primary

Illinois' 2nd Congressional District elections, 2012

General election candidates

Democratic Party Jesse Jackson Jr.Green check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Brian Woodworth
Independent Marcus Lewis


March 20, 2012, primary results

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Republican Party Republican Primary

Illinois' 3rd Congressional District elections, 2012

General election candidates

Democratic Party Daniel LipinskiGreen check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Richard Grabowski


March 20, 2012, primary results

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Republican Party Republican Primary

Illinois' 4th Congressional District elections, 2012

General election candidates

Democratic Party Luis GutierrezGreen check mark transparent.png
Democratic Party Jorge Zavala (Write-in)
Republican Party Hector Concepcion (Write-in)


March 20, 2012, primary results

Democratic Party Democratic primary

Republican Party Republican Primary

No candidates declared an intent to run

Note: Hector Concepcion and Jorge Zavala were removed from the candidate list on January 17, 2012.[13][14]

Illinois' 5th Congressional District elections, 2012

General election candidates

Democratic Party Mike QuigleyGreen check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Dan Schmitt
Green Party Nancy Wade


March 20, 2012, primary results

Democratic Party Democratic primary

Republican Party Republican Primary

Illinois' 6th Congressional District elections, 2012

General election candidates

Democratic Party Leslie Coolidge
Republican Party Peter RoskamGreen check mark transparent.png


March 20, 2012, primary results

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Republican Party Republican Primary

Note: Tim Ritter was removed from the official candidate list on February 2, 2012[19]

Illinois' 7th Congressional District elections, 2012

General election candidates

Democratic Party Danny K. DavisGreen check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Rita Zak
Independent John H. Monaghan


March 20, 2012, primary results

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Republican Party Republican Primary

  • No candidates declared an intent to run

Illinois' 8th Congressional District elections, 2012

General election candidates

Democratic Party Tammy DuckworthGreen check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Joe Walsh
Independent Robert Gregory Canfield


March 20, 2012, primary results

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Republican Party Republican Primary

IndependentIndependent Party

Note: Darlene Ruscitti withdrew from the primary on December 21, 2011[25][26] Robert Gregory Canfield and Richard Evans were removed from the official candidate list on January 24, 2012[27] Andrew Palomo officially suspended his campaign on January 3, 2012.[28][29]

Illinois' 9th Congressional District elections, 2012

General election candidates

Democratic Party Jan SchakowskyGreen check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Timothy Wolfe


March 20, 2012, primary results

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Republican Party Republican Primary

Note: Susanne Atanus was removed from the official candidate list on January 23, 2012[32]

Illinois' 10th Congressional District elections, 2012

General election candidates

Democratic Party Brad SchneiderGreen check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Robert J. Dold
Democratic Party Aloys Rutagwibira (Write-in)


March 20, 2012, primary results

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Republican Party Republican Primary

Note:Aloys Rutagwibira was removed from the official candidate list on February 2, 2012[38]

Illinois' 11th Congressional District elections, 2012

General election candidates

Democratic Party Bill FosterGreen check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Judy Biggert
Republican Party Diane Harris (Write-in)


March 20, 2012, primary results

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Republican Party Republican Primary

Note: Diane Harris was removed from the candidate list on February 2, 2012. She ran as a write-in candidate.[3]

Illinois' 12th Congressional District elections, 2012

General election candidates

Democratic Party William EnyartGreen check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Jason Plummer
Green Party Paula Bradshaw
Note: Brad Harriman withdrew from the race after the primary and was replaced by William Enyart.


March 20, 2012, primary results

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Republican Party Republican Primary

Note:Teri Newman was removed from the official candidate list on February 2, 2012.[50]

Illinois' 13th Congressional District elections, 2012

General election candidates

Republican Party Rodney DavisGreen check mark transparent.png
Democratic Party David Gill
Independent John Hartman


March 20, 2012, primary results

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Republican Party Republican Primary

Note: On April 5, 2012. Timothy V. Johnson announced his plan to retire after winning in the Republican primary.[56] He did not run for re-election in the general election.[56] Republican party chairmen from the 14 counties in the 13th Congressional District selected Johnson's replacement to run against David Gill (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012. In May 2012, Rodney Davis was selected Johnson's appointment.[57]

Illinois' 14th Congressional District elections, 2012

General election candidates

Democratic Party Dennis Anderson
Republican Party Randy HultgrenGreen check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Mark Masrogiovanni (Write-in)


March 20, 2012, primary results

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Republican Party Republican Primary

Note: Frank McClatchey filed to run in the 14th District, but withdrew from the race when Joe Walsh announced he would not run in the 14th District and instead ran for re-election in the 8th Congressional District.[59]

Illinois' 15th Congressional District elections, 2012

General election candidates

Democratic Party Angela Michael
Republican Party John ShimkusGreen check mark transparent.png


March 20, 2012, primary results

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Republican Party Republican Primary

Illinois' 16th Congressional District elections, 2012

General election candidates

Republican Party Adam KinzingerGreen check mark transparent.png
Democratic Party Wanda Rohl


March 20, 2012, primary results

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

No Democratic candidates filed to run.

Republican Party Republican Primary

Illinois' 17th Congressional District elections, 2012

General election candidates

Democratic Party Cheri BustosGreen check mark transparent.png
Republican Party Bobby Schilling
Independent Eric Reyes


March 20, 2012, primary results

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Republican Party Republican Primary

Independent Independent party

Illinois' 18th Congressional District elections, 2012

General election candidates

Democratic Party Steve Waterworth
Republican Party Aaron SchockGreen check mark transparent.png


March 20, 2012, primary results

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Republican Party Republican Primary

Note:Darrel Miller was removed from the official candidate list on February 2, 2012.[71]


See also

References

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