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Illinois Democrats Take Sides In Senate Primary Fight
John Gregory -- Illinois Radio Network
Some powerful Democrats in Illinois are backing different candidates in the party’s U.S. Senate primary.
All the candidates have big-time backers: State Sen. Napoleon Harris (D-Harvey), has the endorsement of Illinois Senate President John Cullert…
Debate Schedule Uncertain For Democrat Senate Candidates
John Gregory -- Illinois Radio Network
The Democratic primary for U.S. Senate in Illinois is garnering national attention, but whether the two announced candidates will debate is still up in the air.
Democratic candidate Andrea Zopp says there hasn’t been any confirmation from her oppo…
Potential Dem Senate Candidate Criticizes Duckworth, Durbin
John Gregory -- Illinois Radio Network
A potential Democratic candidate in the U.S. Senate race isn't shy about criticizing members of his own party, including U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.).
Cook County Commissioner Richard Boykin is exploring the possibility of entering the race, saying he can …
Durbin Backs Duckworth for Democratic Senate Nomination
CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin is endorsing Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth for the party's nomination to oppose incumbent Republican Sen. Mark Kirk next year.
In a fundraising letter to supporters, Durbin called Duckworth a friend who has made "an amazing journey from the bat…
Duckworth Makes Video Announcement for 2016 Senate Bid
CHICAGO (AP) — Democratic U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth of Illinois says she'll run for U.S. Senate in 2016, setting up a high-profile challenge to Republican Sen. Mark Kirk's re-election bid.
In a video posted Monday on her campaign website, Duckworth says it's t…