2012 Illinois House Race for District 1 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Illinois house race in district 1. This includes candidates, dates, and political views. The tables below show the candidates for the general election with an option to compare those candidates after the primary. This is followed by the primary candidates and the number of political views we have for each representative. Selecting one of these representatives takes you to the profile for this candidate and a full list of their political positions, speeches, and controversies.

2012 Illinois House Race for District 1 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Illinois house election - class or district 1
PercVotesPartyCandidate
73.8%225098DBobby Rush
26.2%79947RDonald Peloquin
Election Information for Illinois
Primary DateMarch 20, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentBobby Rush
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Democrat
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Illinois House Race for District 1

Democrats - Primary Election
Democrat house Primary Election in Illinois - class or district 1
PercVotesCandidateViews
84%62897Bobby Rush34
4%3177Raymond Lodato0
3%2552Harold Bailey0
3%2368Clifford Russell0
3%2196Fred Smith4
3%1938Jordan Sims10
Republicans - Primary Election
Republican house Primary Election in Illinois - class or district 1
PercVotesCandidateViews
69%16208Donald Peloquin0
24%5713Frederick Collins10
6%1484Jimmy Tillman0

Important Dates

DateImportant Item
February 23, 2012Last day to register to vote for the March 20, 2012 primary election. A grace period registration is available after that date.
March 20, 2012Primary election date for President and House.
October 16, 2012Last day to register to vote for the November 6, 2012 general election. A grace period registration is available after that date.
November 06, 2012General election date - House and President on the ballot.

House District 1 in Illinois

House District 1 in Illinois

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 1 in Illinois in 2012
Past Election Results - Illinois District 1
Bobby Rush
80%
2010
16%
Raymond Wardlingley
Bobby Rush
86%
2008
14%
Antoine Members
Bobby Rush
84%
2006
16%
Jason Tabour
Bobby L. Rush
85%
2004
15%
Raymond G. Wardingle
Bobby L. Rush
81%
2002
16%
Raymond G. Wardingle
Bobby L. Rush
88%
2000
12%
Raymond G. Wardingle
Bobby L. Rush
87%
1998
11%
Marlene White Ahimaz
Bobby L. Rush
86%
1996
13%
Noel Naughton
Bobby L. Rush
76%
1994
24%
William J. Kelly
Bobby L. Rush
83%
1992
17%
Jay Walker