Below are the candidates running on the Republican and Democratic tickets
Check your voter registration for your poll location. For convenience, sign up to vote by mail at the Lake County Clerk’s Voter Power page http://lakevoterpower.info
Research the candidates websites before the election or better yet, attend events such as the League of Women Voters forums where you can ask and hear the candidates answer various questions. Most campaigns also have links to their Facebook & Twitter pages on their websites where you can follow their latest appearance schedules and updates.
|Republican party candidates||Democratic party candidates|
|US Senator Jim Oberweis
Governor Bruce Rauner (Evelyn Sanguinetti)
Congress—10th Robert Dold
IL Attorney General Paul Schimpf
IL Secretary of State Michael Webster
IL Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka (incumbent)
IL Treasurer Tom Cross (was Dan Rutherford)
District 62 State Rep. Rod Drobinski
|US Senator Richard J. Durbin (incumbent)
Governor Pat Quinn (incumbent) (Paul Vallas)
Congress—10th Brad Schneider (incumbent)
IL Attorney General Lisa Madigan (incumbent)
IL Secretary of State Jesse White (incumbent)
IL Comptroller Sheila Simon
IL Treasurer Michael W Frerichs
District 62 State Rep. Sam Yingling (incumbent)
There is also a District 116 building bond referendum* on the November 4th ballot as well as an Illinois Constitutional Amendment to modify the Victim’s Rights laws. Watch your mail for a local sample ballot that will contain additional information.
*ROUND LAKE COMM UNIT SCHOOL DIST #116
Proposition To Issue $29,000,000 School Building Bonds
Shall the Board of Education of Round Lake Community Unit School District Number 116, Lake County, Illinois, build and equip additions to, improve the site of, alter, repair and equip a portion of the Round Lake High School Building, including constructing new classrooms, new STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) labs, an additional gymnasium, and a new student commons, installing technology and security improvements and constructing improvements to enhance student circulation, and issue bonds of said School District to the amount of $29,000,000 for the purpose of paying the costs thereof?
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