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Illinois Election Results - 11/08/16

Nov 9, 2016

Democrat Tammy Duckworth defeated Republican incumbent Mark Kirk in the contest for a U.S. Senate seat.  In the other statewide election, Democrat Susana Mendoza edged Republican incumbent Leslie Munger for state comptroller.  Tuesday’s election also featured numerous contests of interest in west central Illinois:

Illinois House District 93

Republican Norine Hammond 55%

Democrat John Curtis 45%

Illinois House District 94

Republican Randy Frese 75%

Democrat Bobby Pritchett 25%

Illinois House District 74

Republican Dan Swanson 66%

Democrat Bill Butts 34%

Congressional District 17

Democrat Cheri Bustos 60%

Republican Patrick Harlan 40%

Congressional District 18

Republican Darin LaHood 71%

Democrat Junius Rodriguez 29%

McDonough County Board District 1

(vote for four)

Democrat Paul Trimmer 1532

Democrat Joshua Jefferson 1526

Democrat Robert Shouse 1348

Democrat Dick Marcott 1282

Republican Jerry Tyson 1135

Republican Jay Cremer 1132

Republican Clay Hinderliter 982

McDonough County Board District 3

(vote for four)

Republican Mike Cox 2760

Republican W. Earl Sims 2702

Republican David Nissen 2510

Republican Letha Clark 2411

Democrat Lee Trotter 2024

Democrat Barbara Ashwood 1699

Democrat Jarad Huffman 1465

Democrat Chris Hance 1395

Knox County Coroner

Democrat Mark Thomas 65%

Republican Stephen Anderson 35%

Knox County Board District 2

(two-year unexpired term)

Democrat John Hunigan 59%

Republican Courtney Torres 41%

Knox County Board District 3

Democrat Michael Nelson 60%

Republican Dwight White 40%

Knox County Board District 4

(vote for two)

Republican Jared Hawkinson 34%

Democrat Sara Varner 23%

Democrat George Knapp 22%

Republican Shawn Cisna 21%

Knox County Board District 5

(vote for two)

Republican Rick Sandoval 46%

Democrat Todd Shreves 30%

Republican Harry Flesner 24%

Warren County Coroner

Republican Al McGuire 73%

Democrat Julie Corben 27%

Hancock County Board District 1

(vote for two)

Republican Wayne Bollin 44%

Republican Thomas Scheetz 39%

Democrat Stephen Dowell 17%

Schuyler County Board

(vote for four)

Republican James Corrie 2061

Republican Chris Billingsley 17%

Republican Jason Goddard 1870

Democrat Bob Phillips 1614

Republican Pete Dupoy 1555

Democrat Sandra Kaye Valentine 1493

Democrat Jerry Ward 1378

Fulton County Circuit Clerk

Democrat Joseph Yurkovich 59%

Republican Jeffrey Whiteman 41%

Fulton County Board District 2

(vote for three)

Republican Warren Potter 2866

Democrat Mary Deushane 2527

Democrat Terry Pigg 2444

Republican Jeffrey Smith 2132

Democrat Gary Hensley 1845

Henderson County Board

(vote for six)

Republican Kim Gullberg 2064

Republican Alex Torrance 2021

Democrat Sally Day 1656

Democrat Terry Myers 1610

Republican Lee Reason 1590

Democrat Richard “tex” Stewart 1569

Republican Deborah Pflasterer 1562

Democrat Patty Daniels 1321

Adams County Sheriff

Democrat Brian Vonderhaar 51%

Republican John McCoy 49%

Mason County Circuit Clerk

Republican Michael Roat 55%

Democrat Gina Meyer 45%

Ninth Judicial Circuit

(Bordner vacancy)

Republican Raymond Cavanaugh 59%

Democrat Jim Harrell 41%

Ninth Judicial Circuit

(Stewart vacancy)

Republican Heidi Benson 57%

Democrat David Hansen 43%

Third Appellate Court District

Shall Justice Vicki Wright be retained?

Yes 80%

No 20%

Ninth Judicial Circuit

Shall Justice Bill Poncin be retained?

Yes 82%

No 18%

**Referenda**

McDonough County Sales Tax for Schools

Yes 61%

No 39%

Henderson County Public Safety Sales Tax

No 55%

Yes 45%

Eldorado Township Proposal

Yes 58%

No 42%

Rocky Run Township

Should the Township combine with Wilcox Township?

Yes 70%

No 30%

Wilcox Township

Should the Township combine with Rocky Run Township?

Yes 78%

No 22%