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Hours after U.S. Rep. Lauren Underwood won a third term representing Illinois’ 14th District, a spokesman for the Naperville Democrat’s campaign posted a tweet in which he said all Republicans can “go to hell.”
Democrat Lauren Underwood of Naperville has won reelection to U.S. House in Illinois’ 14th Congressional District, according to The Associated Press.
DeKalb County voters on Tuesday headed to the polls to decide who will next represent them in the county’s newly redrawn four U.S. Senate districts. Here are unofficial results:
Tuesday’s U.S. House race in Illinois’ newly redrawn 17th district could be key to whether Democrats hang on to their slim majority in the U.S. House, as rookies battle to fill the vacancy left by retired Democratic Rep. Cheri Bustos.
President Joe Biden said Friday he was feeling “really good” about Democrats’ chances in the midterm elections, even as he traveled to the Chicago area to support two House members who are facing more competitive reelection battles than expected.
In the 6th District, 11th District and 14th District, Republican challengers are trying to unseat Democratic incumbents. The races have been costly, with most of the campaigns raising and spending millions to share their messages with voters through TV ads and other means.
Days before the Nov. 8 general election, Jeff Tweedy of the Chicago-based rock band Wilco visited DeKalb to headline a rally in support of incumbent Democrat Lauren Underwood as she defends her congressional seat.
A political action committee largely funded by conservative Lake Forest billionaire Richard Uihlein dumped at least $526,580 into five Chicago-area congressional races last month, records show.
U.S. Rep. Lauren Underwood and Sen. Dick Durbin want additional resources to be provided for Illinois seniors struggling with substance abuse disorders, according to a Wednesday letter issued to the federal office for Medicare and Medicaid services.
A 95-year-old McHenry man has waited seven months for his e-filed tax return, U.S. Rep. Lauren Underwood's office has tried to help.
U.S. Rep. Lauren Underwood addressed constituents during a DeKalb town hall Tuesday, touching on the Biden administration's expected student loan debt relief plan. "I hope he makes good on that promise and takes action to offer families this much-needed relief,” she said.
U.S. Rep. Lauren Underwood, D-Naperville, hosted a town hall meeting Tuesday night at the DeKalb Taylor Municipal Airport.
Underwood will be in the area for three public meetings next week.
Local, state and federal lawmakers and members of the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation gathered in Shabbona Thursday to support federal legislation that would allow the Potawatomi Nation to reclaim land officials said was illegally sold by the U.S. government in 1849.
U.S. Rep. Lauren Underwood’s campaign committee started the fundraising period with more than $2.4 million saved, and it subsequently collected more than $425,753. About $333,639 came from individuals.