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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) $1,102,470.97
2nd Senate District 1 Omar Aquino (i) $208,573.05
3rd Senate District 1 Mattie Hunter (i) $241,774.57
4th Senate District 1 Kimberly Lightford (Not on Ballot) (i) $131,324.36
5th Senate District 1 Patricia Van Pelt (i) $62,367.43
6th Senate District 1 John J. Cullerton (i) $1,696,300.11
7th Senate District 1 Heather Steans (Not on Ballot) (i) $437,459.89
8th Senate District 5 Ira I. Silverstein (i); Caroline McAteer-Fournier; Zehra Quadri; Ram Villivalam; David Zulkey $320,326.86
9th Senate District 2 Laura Fine; Joan McCarthy $305,557.62
10th Senate District 1 John G. Mulroe (Not on Ballot) (i) $713,932.96
11th Senate District 1 Martin Sandoval (i) $677,873.69
12th Senate District 1 Steven M. Landek (i) $182,055.66
13th Senate District 1 Kwame Raoul (Not on Ballot) (i) $1,389,472.22
14th Senate District 1 Emil Jones, III (i) $112,450.92
15th Senate District 1 Napoleon Harris, III (i) $217,912.39
16th Senate District 1 Jacqueline Collins (Not on Ballot) (i) $89,181.55
17th Senate District 1 Donne E. Trotter (i) $175,371.70
18th Senate District 1 Bill Cunningham (i) $158,958.76
19th Senate District 1 Michael Hastings (Not on Ballot) (i) $432,146.30
20th Senate District 2 Iris Y. Martinez (i); Bart Goldberg $239,315.44
21st Senate District 2 Michael Connelly (i); Laura Ellman $526,143.77
22nd Senate District 1 Cristina Castro (Not on Ballot) (i) $99,522.80
23rd Senate District 2 Thomas Cullerton (i); Seth Lewis $497,044.63
24th Senate District 2 Chris Nybo (i); Suzanne Glowiak $355,107.68
25th Senate District 1 Jim Oberweis (Not on Ballot) $141,341.82
26th Senate District 2 Dan McConchie (i); Tom Georges $145,151.60
27th Senate District 3 Tom Rooney (i); Ann Gillespie; Joe Sonnefeldt $138,520.58
28th Senate District 1 Laura Murphy (Not on Ballot) (i) $188,914.89
29th Senate District 2 Julie Morrison (i); Davie Barrett $627,992.47
30th Senate District 2 Terry Link (i); Soojae Lee $439,782.99
31st Senate District 1 Melinda Bush (Not on Ballot) (i) $334,787.31
32nd Senate District 2 Mary Mahady; Craig Wilcox $26,193.46
33rd Senate District 2 Karen McConnaughay (i); Nancy Zettler $227,043.50
34th Senate District 1 Steve Stadelman (Not on Ballot) (i) $209,959.67
35th Senate District 1 Dave Syverson (i) $191,087.67
36th Senate District 2 Neil Anderson (i); Gregg Johnson $527,754.35
37th Senate District 1 Chuck Weaver (Not on Ballot) (i) $308,480.67
38th Senate District 2 Sue Rezin (i); Heidi Henry $325,728.25
39th Senate District 1 Don Harmon (i) $1,649,056.48
40th Senate District 1 Toi Hutchinson (Not on Ballot) (i) $212,403.67
41st Senate District 2 John Curran (i); Bridget Fitzgerald $231,091.19
42nd Senate District 1 Linda Holmes (i) $483,727.87
43rd Senate District 1 Pat McGuire (Not on Ballot) (i) $356,748.15
44th Senate District 1 William Brady (i) $703,500.89
45th Senate District 2 David Simpson; Brian Stewart $84,092.39
46th Senate District 1 David Koehler (Not on Ballot) (i) $271,265.42
47th Senate District 1 Jil Tracy (i) $209,547.45
48th Senate District 2 Andy Manar (i); Seth McMillan $688,947.19
49th Senate District 1 Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant (Not on Ballot) (i) $306,367.54
50th Senate District 1 Steve McClure $26,578.50
51st Senate District 1 Chapin Rose (i) $179,243.53
52nd Senate District 1 Scott Bennett (Not on Ballot) (i) $278,522.18
53rd Senate District 1 Jason Barickman (i) $310,894.07
54th Senate District 4 George Barber; Rafael Him; Jason Plummer; Benjamin Stratemeyer $93,405.85
55th Senate District 1 Dale Righter (Not on Ballot) (i) $266,742.93
56th Senate District 2 Rachelle Crowe; Hal Patton $168,658.32
57th Senate District 2 Tanya Hildenbrand; Bob Romanik $0.00
58th Senate District 1 Paul Schimpf (Not on Ballot) (i) $216,493.86
59th Senate District 2 Dale Fowler (i); Christopher Belt $138,405.91
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