US Elections ~ Illinois
Directory of Illinois elections. Illinois candidates for Governor, state reps and Congress (Senators / House of Representatives). IL primary and election races. Voting info. Political parties. State election office.
Election, Primary & Caucus Dates:
State Primary: TBD
For eligibility & identification requirements, dates, deadlines, voting materials, contact info and more: [ click here ].
All important election dates & deadlines for voters: [ click here ].
Poll Opening & Closing Times:
In the state of Illinois, all polls are open from 6:00 AM to 7:00 PM Central Time.
Next State Constitutional Officer Elections in 2022.
Illinois Lieutenant Governor:
Juliana Stratton (D)
** (Governor & Lieutenant Governor candidates run together on tickets in the election.)
Illinois General Assembly:
Senate: Democratic Caucus | Republican Caucus
Illinois has 59 State Senate members: 35 (Democrats), 22 (Republicans).
Length of term: 4 years.
House of Representatives: Democratic Caucus | Republican Caucus
Illinois has 118 State House members: 61 (Democrats), 47 (Republicans), 2 (Vacant).
Length of term: 2 years
2019 | On Your Ballot:
See the 2019 Illinois Races, Court Judges & Ballot Measures you will be voting on: [ click here ].
- Includes all your federal, state and local races.
NOTE: Type in your address, then click "Check My Races." This will list everything to appear on your ballot this year.
(Terms are 6 years in length)
Senate Race Candidates:
U.S. House Of Representatives:
(Terms are 2 years in length)
Bobby Rush (D)
Has been in office since: 1993
Illinois Election Office:
State Board of Elections
(Get voter registration & information. Polling places and times. Absentee voting. Ballot measures. District maps. Election FAQ.)
Find Your Home Town | Localized Illinois Election Information:
Find Your Home Town: Cities, Towns and County Directory
Election Races: Who's In. Who's Out.
- VOTING has begun! Check your state for details... October 22, 2018
- CONNECTICUT District 2: Dan Postemski (R) is abandoning his run vs Congressman Joe Courtney (D); says the Republican Party was not providing him any real help for his race. October 8, 2018
- MISSISSIPPI: Jim Hood (D) will enter open 2019 gubernatorial race. October 8, 2018
- SUPREME COURT: Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh was confirmed to the Supreme Court by a Senate vote of 50-48. October 6, 2018
- FLORIDA District 17: Democrat candidate April Freeman (D) died on Sunday night at the age of 54, according to her family. September 24, 2018
- VIRGINIA: Winsome Sears (R) launches write-in run for US Senate. September 24, 2018
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