POLITICS

Jim Oberweis Loses Illinois Senate Race

Illinois state Sen. Jim Oberweis (R) was defeated by incumbent Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) in the race to represent Illinois in the U.S. Senate on Tuesday.

Oberweis defeated Doug Truax in the state's March primary election. His term in the state Senate ends in January of 2017.

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