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llinois primary election is June 28. What you need to know about Springfield-area races

State Journal Register

Thursday, June 23, 2022  |  Article  |  State Journal Register

Illinois' 2022 primary election day is June 28. Primary voters will help determine which candidates are on the Nov. 8 general election ballot at all levels of government, among them Congress, Illinois governor, state representatives and county offices. Here in one stop, learn about most contested races on the Sangamon County ballot before heading to the polls that open at 6 a.m. and close at 7 p.m.  

FEDERAL

U.S. Senate

GOP candidates line up to challenge Duckworth: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/congressional/2022/06/01/gop-primary-candidates-line-up-challenge-il-sen-tammy-duckworth/9738503002/

Meet Matthew Dubiel: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/candidate-profiles/2022/06/01/illinois-primary-election-matthew-matt-dubiel-us-senate-candidate/9807262002/

Meet Peggy Hubbard: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/candidate-profiles/2022/06/01/illinois-primary-election-peggy-hubbard-us-senate-candidate/9752507002/

Meet Bobby Piton: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/candidate-profiles/2022/06/01/illinois-primary-election-robert-bobby-piton-us-senate-candidate/9752503002/

Meet Bill Redpath: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/candidate-profiles/2022/06/01/illinois-primary-election-bill-redpath-us-senate-candidate/9752511002/

No response: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/2022/06/01/illinois-senate-candidates-chlebek-salvi-tillman-williams-didnt-answer/7460916001/

13th Congressional District

Newcomers battle over open seat: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/congressional/2022/05/26/newcomers-battle-over-seat-13-th-congressional-district-illinois/9719305002/

Meet Nikki Budzinski: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/candidate-profiles/2022/05/26/illinois-primary-election-nikki-budzinski-13-th-congressional-district/9808622002/ 

Meet Reagan Deering: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/candidate-profiles/2022/05/26/illinois-primary-election-regan-deering-13-th-congressional-district/9808738002/

Meet Matt Hausman: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/candidate-profiles/2022/05/26/illinois-primary-election-matt-hausman-13-th-congressional-district/9738326002/

Meet Terry Martin: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/candidate-profiles/2022/05/26/illinois-primary-election-matt-hausman-13-th-congressional-district/9738326002/

Meet David Palmer: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/candidate-profiles/2022/05/26/illinois-primary-election-david-palmer-13-th-congressional-district/9807896002/

Meet Jerry Reising: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/candidate-profiles/2022/05/26/illinois-primary-election-jesse-reising-13-th-congressional-district/9738319002/

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15th Congressional District

The barbs started early in the Rodney Davis, Mary Miller race: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/2022/05/19/mary-miller-rodney-davis-seek-illinois-15th-congressional-house-seat/9700253002/

Meet Rodney Davis: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/2022/05/19/illinois-primary-election-rodney-davis-15th-congressional-district/9799918002/

Meet Mary Miller: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/2022/05/19/illinois-primary-election-mary-miller-15th-congressional-district/9836470002/

STATE

Governor

Candidates spar at debate: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/state/2022/06/03/irvin-bailey-spar-televised-debate-gop-primary-gets-closer/7498792001/

We asked candidates for governor about pensions, population declines, COVID and help for small business. Here's how they responded:

https://www.pjstar.com/story/news/politics/elections/issues/2022/05/23/2022-illinois-governor-candidates-their-plan-help-pension-burden/9764508002/

https://www.pjstar.com/story/news/politics/elections/issues/2022/05/24/illinois-governor-candidates-how-would-you-increase-population/9764604002/

https://www.pjstar.com/story/news/politics/elections/issues/2022/05/26/illinois-governor-candidates-how-handle-surge-in-covid-death/9764941002/

https://www.pjstar.com/story/news/politics/elections/issues/2022/05/27/illinois-govenor-candidates-what-pandemic-help-do-small-businesses-need/9765063002/

Secretary of state

The race to replace Jesse White: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/state/2022/06/02/ethics-top-issue-among-secretary-state-candidates/9895033002/

Attorney general

Three questions for the candidates: https://www.pjstar.com/story/news/2022/06/08/where-republican-candidates-stand-issues-illinois-ag-race/9823900002/

54th Senate District

The issues: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/2022/06/03/debolt-challenges-incumbent-mcclure-illinois-54th-senate-district/9705695002/

Meet Don Debolt: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/2022/06/03/illinois-primary-election-don-debolt-54th-senate-district/9706845002/

Meet Steve McClure: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/2022/06/03/illinois-primary-election-steve-mcclure-54th-senate-district-candidate/9706869002/

87th House District

Candidates face off: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/2022/05/20/illinois-primary-tazewell-county-candidates-face-off-87th-district/9673912002/

Meet Mary Burress: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/2022/05/20/illinois-primary-election-meet-mary-burress-87th-house-district/9744546002/

Meet Bill Hauter: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/2022/05/20/illinois-primary-election-bill-hauter-87th-house-district-candidate/9738346002/

95th House District

District is newly redrawn:https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/2022/06/09/gray-challenges-butler-new-95th-house-district-illinois/9674009002/

Meet Tim Butler: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/2022/06/09/illinois-primary-elections-tim-butler-95th-house-district-candidate/9723710002/

Meet Kent Gray: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/2022/06/09/illinois-primary-elections-kent-gray-95th-house-district-candidate/9723826002/

96th House District

Candidates outline priorities: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/2022/06/06/2022-illinois-primary-house-96th-district-candidates-priorities/9709513002/

Meet Prescott Paulin: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/2022/06/06/illinois-primary-election-prescott-paulin-96th-district-candidate/9710295002/

Meet Lisa Smith Roth: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/2022/06/06/illinois-primary-election-q-a-lisa-smith-roth-96th-district/9838481002/

SANGAMON COUNTY

Democrats vie for board seat: https://www.sj-r.com/story/news/politics/elections/2022/05/24/only-one-contested-primary-sangamon-county-board/9714953002/