Political 2016

Political Results 2016

Wayne County has no races to report

Edwards County

Circuit Court Judge Race – FINAL Totals…

Republican Brian Shinkle – 1,055

Democrat Mike Valentine – 2,264 – WINNER

U.S. President/U.S. Vice President

Hillary Clinton
Tim Kaine
Democratic Party

Donald J. Trump      WINNER
Michael R. Pence
Republican Party

Gary Johnson
Bill Weld
Libertarian Party

Jill Stein
Ajamu Baraka
Green Party


U.S. Senator (Illinois)

Tammy Duckworth
Democratic Party        65%  WINNER

Mark Steven Kirk
Republican Party        30%

Kenton McMillen
Libertarian Party

Scott Summers
Green Party

Illinois State Senate 59th District


 Democratic Candidate Gary Forby      44%


 Republican Candidate Dale Fowler        56%  WINNER



IL State Representative (Illinois State House district 115)

Member of the lower body of the state’s legislative branch, which has the power to write and pass state laws

Terri Bryant
Republican Party           57%    WINNER

Marsha Griffin
Democratic Party           43%

IL State Comptroller

Claire Ball
Libertarian Party          3%

Tim Curtin
Green Party                   3%

Susana Mendoza
Democratic Party          59%     WINNER

Leslie Geissler Munger
Republican Party            35%


United States Representative, IL 15th District

John Shimkus
Republican Party (unopposed)
79% YES
Amendment 1 · Requires all state money derived from transportation be spent only on other transportation related projects
The proposed amendment adds a new section to the Revenue Article of the Illinois Constitution. The proposed amendment provides that no moneys derived from taxes, fees, excises, or license taxes, relating to registration, titles, operation, or use of vehicles or public highways, roads, streets, bridges, mass transit, intercity passenger rail, ports, or airports, or motor fuels, including bond proceeds, shall be expended for other than costs of administering laws related to vehicles and transportation, costs of construction, reconstruction, maintenance, repair, and betterment of public highways, roads, streets, bridges, mass transit, intercity passenger rail, ports, airports, or other forms of transportation, and other statutory highway purposes, including the State or local share to match federal aid highway funds. You are asked to decide whether the proposed amendment should become part of the Illinois Constitution.