Illinois 2018 Election Voting Guide

On Nov. 6, Illinois will hold general elections for a variety of races at the federal, state and local levels. This guide includes information on dozens of races from the Illinois governor's race to all 118 seats up for grabs in the Illinois House of Representatives to Cook County commissioners races.

The Sun-Times will be adding information and more races to this page as the election approaches, including responses to questionnaires handed out by the Sun-Times Editorial Board. All endorsements by the editorial board will also be noted on the page.

Statewide Elections

Governor / Lieutenant Governor

Republican-held seat

Attorney General

Democrat-held seat

Comptroller

Democrat-held seat

Treasurer

Democrat-held seat

Secretary of State

Democrat-held seat

Chicago-area U.S. House races

U.S. Congress - 1st District

Democrat-held seat

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U.S. Congress - 2nd District

Democrat-held seat

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U.S. Congress - 3rd District

Democrat-held seat

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U.S. Congress - 4th District

Democrat-held seat

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U.S. Congress - 5th District

Democrat-held seat

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U.S. Congress - 6th District

Republican-held seat

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U.S. Congress - 7th District

Democrat-held seat

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U.S. Congress - 8th District

Democrat-held seat

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U.S. Congress - 9th District

Democrat-held seat

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U.S. Congress - 10th District

Democrat-held seat

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U.S. Congress - 11th District

Democrat-held seat

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U.S. Congress - 14th District

Republican-held seat

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U.S. House races beyond Chicago

U.S. Congress - 12th District

Republican-held seat

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U.S. Congress - 13th District

Republican-held seat

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U.S. Congress - 15th District

Republican-held seat

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U.S. Congress - 16th District

Republican-held seat

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U.S. Congress - 17th District

Democrat-held seat

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U.S. Congress - 18th District

Republican-held seat

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Cook County elections

Cook County Board President

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

Cook County Clerk

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

Cook County Sheriff

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

Cook County Treasurer

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

Cook County Assessor

Democrat-held seat

Cook County Board Commissioner - 1st District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

Cook County Board Commissioner - 2nd District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

Cook County Board Commissioner - 3rd District

Democrat-held seat

Cook County Board Commissioner - 4th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

Cook County Board Commissioner - 5th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

Cook County Board Commissioner - 6th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

Cook County Board Commissioner - 7th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

Cook County Board Commissioner - 8th District

Democrat-held seat

Cook County Board Commissioner - 9th District

Republican-held seat

Cook County Board Commissioner - 10th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

Cook County Board Commissioner - 11th District

Democrat-held seat

Cook County Board Commissioner - 12th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

Cook County Board Commissioner - 13th District

Democrat-held seat

Cook County Board Commissioner - 14th District

Republican-held seat

Cook County Board Commissioner - 15th District

Republican-held seat

Cook County Board Commissioner - 16th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

Cook County Board Commissioner - 17th District

Republican-held seat

Cook County Board of Review - 2nd District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

Cook County Board of Review - 3rd District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

Metropolitan Water Reclamation District Commissioner - Six-year term (three elected)

Metropolitan Water Reclamation District Commissioner - Two-year term (one elected)

Metropolitan Water Reclamation District Commissioner - Bradford vacancy (one elected)

Chicago-area State Senate races

State Senate - 2nd District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State Senate - 3rd District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State Senate - 5th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State Senate - 6th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State Senate - 8th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State Senate - 9th District

Democrat-held seat

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State Senate - 11th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State Senate - 12th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State Senate - 14th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State Senate - 15th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State Senate - 17th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State Senate - 18th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

State Senate - 20th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State Senate - 21st District

Republican-held seat

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State Senate - 23rd District

Democrat-held seat

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State Senate - 24th Distrct

Republican-held seat

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State Senate - 26th District

Republican-held seat

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State Senate - 27th District

Republican-held seat

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State Senate - 29th District

Democrat-held seat

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State Senate - 30th District

Democrat-held seat

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State Senate - 33rd District

Republican-held seat

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State Senate - 39th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State Senate - 41st District

Republican-held seat

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State Senate - 42nd District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State Senate races beyond Chicago

State Senate - 32nd District

Republican-held seat

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State Senate - 35th District

Republican-held seat (Uncontested)

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State Senate - 36th District

Republican-held seat

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State Senate - 38th District

Republican-held seat

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State Senate - 44th District

Republican-held seat (Uncontested)

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State Senate - 45th District

Republican-held seat

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State Senate - 47th District

Republican-held seat (Uncontested)

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State Senate - 48th District

Democrat-held seat

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State Senate - 50th District

Conservative-held seat (Uncontested)

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State Senate - 51st District

Republican-held seat (Uncontested)

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State Senate - 53rd District

Republican-held seat (Uncontested)

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State Senate - 54th District

Republican-held seat

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State Senate - 56th District

Democrat-held seat

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State Senate - 57th District

Democrat-held seat

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State Senate - 59th District

Republican-held seat

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Chicago-area State House races

State House - 1st District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 2nd District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 3rd District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 4th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 5th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 6th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 7th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 8th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 9th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 10th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 11th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 12th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 13th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 14th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 15th District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 16th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 17th District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 18th District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 19th District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 20th District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 21st District

Vacant seat

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State House - 22nd District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 23rd District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 24th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 25th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 26th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 27th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

State House - 28th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 29th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 30th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 31st District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 32nd District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 33rd District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 34th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 35th District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 36th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 37th District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 38th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 39th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 40th District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 41st District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 42nd District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 43rd District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 44th District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 45th District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 46th District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 47th District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 48th District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 49th District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 50th District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 51st District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 52nd District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 53rd District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 54th District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 55th District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 56th District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 57th District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 58th District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 59th District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 60th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 61st District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 62nd District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 63rd District

Republican-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 64th District

Republican-held seat

State House - 65th District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 66th District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 75th District

Republican-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 77th District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 78th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 80th District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 81st District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 82nd District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 83rd District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 84th District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 85th District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 97th District

Republican-held seat

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State House races beyond the Chicago area

State House - 67th District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 68th District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 69th District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 70th District

Vacant seat

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State House - 71st District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 72nd District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 73rd District

Republican-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 74th District

Republican-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 76th District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 79th District

Republican-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 86th District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 87th District

Republican-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 88th District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 89th District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 90th District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 91st District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 92nd District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 93rd District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 94th District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 95th District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 96th District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 98th District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 99th District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 100th District

Republican-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 101st District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 102nd District

Republican-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 103rd District

Democrat-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 104th District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 105th District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 106th District

Republican-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 107th District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 108th District

Republican-held seat (Uncontested)

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State House - 109th District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 110th District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 111th District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 112th District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 113th District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 114th District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 115th District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 116th District

Democrat-held seat

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State House - 117th District

Republican-held seat

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State House - 118th District

Democrat-held seat

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