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) $1,319,221.69
2nd Senate District 1 Omar Aquino (i) $238,402.06
3rd Senate District 1 Mattie Hunter (i) $265,175.23
4th Senate District 1 Kimberly Lightford (Not on Ballot) (i) $150,574.36
5th Senate District 1 Patricia Van Pelt (i) $58,844.43
6th Senate District 1 John J. Cullerton (i) $2,131,940.27
7th Senate District 1 Heather Steans (Not on Ballot) (i) $451,709.89
8th Senate District 1 Ram Villivalam $1,058,928.45
9th Senate District 2 Laura Fine; Joan McCarthy $342,720.69
10th Senate District 1 John G. Mulroe (Not on Ballot) (i) $755,232.96
11th Senate District 1 Martin Sandoval (i) $688,123.69
12th Senate District 1 Steven M. Landek (i) $188,355.66
13th Senate District 1 Kwame Raoul (Not on Ballot) (i) $3,215,105.10
14th Senate District 1 Emil Jones, III (i) $124,110.58
15th Senate District 1 Napoleon Harris, III (i) $227,812.39
16th Senate District 1 Jacqueline Collins (Not on Ballot) (i) $99,196.29
17th Senate District 1 Elgie Sims Jr. $303,875.92
18th Senate District 1 Bill Cunningham (i) $166,198.54
19th Senate District 1 Michael Hastings (Not on Ballot) (i) $520,809.42
20th Senate District 1 Iris Y. Martinez (i) $603,646.60
21st Senate District 2 Michael Connelly (i); Laura Ellman $563,983.33
22nd Senate District 1 Cristina Castro (Not on Ballot) (i) $117,222.80
23rd Senate District 2 Thomas Cullerton (i); Seth Lewis $724,920.21
24th Senate District 2 Chris Nybo (i); Suzanne Glowiak $412,042.42
25th Senate District 1 Jim Oberweis (Not on Ballot) $141,533.55
26th Senate District 2 Dan McConchie (i); Tom Georges $170,921.60
27th Senate District 2 Tom Rooney (i); Ann Gillespie $350,309.86
28th Senate District 1 Laura Murphy (Not on Ballot) (i) $212,938.93
29th Senate District 2 Julie Morrison (i); Davie Barrett $929,799.17
30th Senate District 2 Terry Link (i); Soojae Lee $490,752.00
31st Senate District 1 Melinda Bush (Not on Ballot) (i) $356,031.10
32nd Senate District 2 Mary Mahady; Craig Wilcox $47,760.84
33rd Senate District 2 Karen McConnaughay (i); Nancy Zettler $262,071.92
34th Senate District 1 Steve Stadelman (Not on Ballot) (i) $215,009.67
35th Senate District 1 Dave Syverson (i) $217,862.26
36th Senate District 2 Neil Anderson (i); Gregg Johnson $690,352.74
37th Senate District 1 Chuck Weaver (Not on Ballot) (i) $335,516.90
38th Senate District 2 Sue Rezin (i); Heidi Henry $387,471.06
39th Senate District 1 Don Harmon (i) $1,813,992.87
40th Senate District 1 Toi Hutchinson (Not on Ballot) (i) $225,777.41
41st Senate District 2 John Curran (i); Bridget Fitzgerald $271,246.30
42nd Senate District 1 Linda Holmes (i) $508,638.44
43rd Senate District 1 Pat McGuire (Not on Ballot) (i) $397,067.16
44th Senate District 1 William Brady (i) $859,852.95
45th Senate District 2 David Simpson; Brian Stewart $97,716.61
46th Senate District 1 David Koehler (Not on Ballot) (i) $282,365.42
47th Senate District 1 Jil Tracy (i) $230,444.95
48th Senate District 2 Andy Manar (i); Seth McMillan $870,451.86
49th Senate District 1 Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant (Not on Ballot) (i) $326,897.54
50th Senate District 1 Steve McClure $68,855.75
51st Senate District 1 Chapin Rose (i) $188,603.53
52nd Senate District 1 Scott Bennett (Not on Ballot) (i) $296,001.35
53rd Senate District 1 Jason Barickman (i) $345,909.07
54th Senate District 2 Jason Plummer; Brian Stout $351,155.11
55th Senate District 1 Dale Righter (Not on Ballot) (i) $288,682.74
56th Senate District 1 Rachelle Crowe $236,868.00
57th Senate District 2 Christopher Belt; Tanya Hildenbrand $869,454.53
58th Senate District 1 Paul Schimpf (Not on Ballot) (i) $238,570.61
59th Senate District 1 Dale Fowler (i) $140,188.57
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.