Illinois Senate Races

2018 Races for the Illinois Senate in all districts.
Click on a row to see detailed information. (i) indicates an incumbent candidate.

District Total Candidates Candidates Total Funds in Race
1st Senate District 1 Antonio Munoz (Not on Ballot) (i) $1,397,608.77
2nd Senate District 1 Omar Aquino (i) $263,602.06
3rd Senate District 1 Mattie Hunter (i) $270,675.23
4th Senate District 1 Kimberly Lightford (Not on Ballot) (i) $150,574.36
5th Senate District 1 Patricia Van Pelt (i) $61,244.43
6th Senate District 1 John J. Cullerton (i) $2,292,633.89
7th Senate District 1 Heather Steans (Not on Ballot) (i) $485,409.89
8th Senate District 1 Ram Villivalam $1,244,848.12
9th Senate District 2 Laura Fine; Joan McCarthy $403,418.89
10th Senate District 1 John G. Mulroe (Not on Ballot) (i) $820,492.46
11th Senate District 1 Martin Sandoval (i) $730,323.69
12th Senate District 1 Steven M. Landek (i) $189,905.66
13th Senate District 1 Kwame Raoul (Not on Ballot) (i) $4,102,993.15
14th Senate District 1 Emil Jones, III (i) $134,260.58
15th Senate District 1 Napoleon Harris, III (i) $229,962.39
16th Senate District 1 Jacqueline Collins (Not on Ballot) (i) $100,698.40
17th Senate District 1 Elgie Sims Jr. $303,875.92
18th Senate District 1 Bill Cunningham (i) $311,831.57
19th Senate District 1 Michael Hastings (Not on Ballot) (i) $608,697.33
20th Senate District 1 Iris Y. Martinez (i) $626,919.77
21st Senate District 2 Michael Connelly (i); Laura Ellman $609,957.14
22nd Senate District 1 Cristina Castro (Not on Ballot) (i) $142,447.80
23rd Senate District 2 Thomas Cullerton (i); Seth Lewis $1,102,084.93
24th Senate District 2 Chris Nybo (i); Suzanne Glowiak $492,249.61
25th Senate District 1 Jim Oberweis (Not on Ballot) $169,641.94
26th Senate District 2 Dan McConchie (i); Tom Georges $193,499.16
27th Senate District 2 Tom Rooney (i); Ann Gillespie $413,346.60
28th Senate District 1 Laura Murphy (Not on Ballot) (i) $237,913.93
29th Senate District 2 Julie Morrison (i); Davie Barrett $1,108,586.56
30th Senate District 2 Terry Link (i); Soojae Lee $548,452.00
31st Senate District 1 Melinda Bush (Not on Ballot) (i) $400,256.54
32nd Senate District 2 Mary Mahady; Craig Wilcox $78,238.07
33rd Senate District 2 Karen McConnaughay (i); Nancy Zettler $278,840.72
34th Senate District 1 Steve Stadelman (Not on Ballot) (i) $220,409.67
35th Senate District 1 Dave Syverson (i) $224,337.26
36th Senate District 2 Neil Anderson (i); Gregg Johnson $807,341.02
37th Senate District 1 Chuck Weaver (Not on Ballot) (i) $450,465.00
38th Senate District 2 Sue Rezin (i); Heidi Henry $475,148.85
39th Senate District 1 Don Harmon (i) $1,854,213.74
40th Senate District 1 Toi Hutchinson (Not on Ballot) (i) $234,134.63
41st Senate District 2 John Curran (i); Bridget Fitzgerald $432,205.63
42nd Senate District 1 Linda Holmes (i) $540,845.44
43rd Senate District 1 Pat McGuire (Not on Ballot) (i) $430,482.16
44th Senate District 1 William Brady (i) $996,201.48
45th Senate District 2 David Simpson; Brian Stewart $126,060.65
46th Senate District 1 David Koehler (Not on Ballot) (i) $331,115.42
47th Senate District 1 Jil Tracy (i) $263,407.25
48th Senate District 2 Andy Manar (i); Seth McMillan $1,658,817.24
49th Senate District 1 Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant (Not on Ballot) (i) $382,800.71
50th Senate District 1 Steve McClure $73,446.16
51st Senate District 1 Chapin Rose (i) $199,513.53
52nd Senate District 1 Scott Bennett (Not on Ballot) (i) $316,981.35
53rd Senate District 1 Jason Barickman (i) $366,174.07
54th Senate District 2 Jason Plummer; Brian Stout $374,365.11
55th Senate District 1 Dale Righter (Not on Ballot) (i) $292,970.75
56th Senate District 1 Rachelle Crowe $300,558.78
57th Senate District 2 Christopher Belt; Tanya Hildenbrand $921,114.15
58th Senate District 1 Paul Schimpf (Not on Ballot) (i) $265,733.43
59th Senate District 1 Dale Fowler (i) $229,162.92
This candidate list is updated regularly, and is based off of public statements and filings with the State Board of Elections. If you believe there is a candidate that should be added or removed, please contact us at outreach@ilcampaign.org.