Illinois Election Forecast

There is one question on the minds of every person interested in Illinois politics — who will win in the general election. Below you’ll find the PoliticIt election forecast for Illinois  PoliticIt has calculated the It Score for each candidate.

The It Score measures a politician’s digital influence. PoliticIt has found high correlation between a candidate’s strong digital influence and her success on election day. So far the It Score has correctly predicted election outcomes in more than 300 races with 90 percent accuracy. The candidate with the highest It Score in each race is the one most likely to win according to our data. To learn more about the It Score, click here


First Name Last Name Race It Score
Bobby Rush Congressional district 1 66
Don Peloquin Congressional district 1 18
John Hawkins Congressional district 1 16
Brian Woodworth Congressional district 2 13
Jesse Jackson Congressional district 2 73
Marcus Lewis Congressional district 2 14
Laura Anderson Congressional district 3 13
Dan Lipinski Congressional district 3 73
Rich Grabowski Congressional district 3 14
Luis Gutierrez Congressional district 4 73
Hector Concepcion Congressional district 4 27
Mike Quigley Congressional district 5 59
Dan Schmitt Congressional district 5 19
Nancy Wade Congressional district 5 22
Peter Roskam Congressional district 6 66
Leslie Coolidge Congressional district 6 19
Khizar Jafri Congressional district 6 15
Danny Davis Congressional district 7 48
Dennis Richter Congressional district 7 13
Rita Zak Congressional district 7 13
John Monaghan Congressional district 7 13
Phil Collins Congressional district 7 13
Joe Walsh Congressional district 8 38
Tammy Duckworth Congressional district 8 62
Jan Schakowsky Congressional district 9 76
Tim Wolfe Congressional district 9 19
Hilaire Shioura Congressional district 9 5
Bob Dold Congressional district 10 41
Brad Schneider Congressional district 10 59
Judy Biggert Congressional district 11 52
Bill Foster Congressional district 11 48
Jason Plummer Congressional district 12 62
Bill Enyart Congressional district 12 15
Randy Stufflebeam Congressional district 12 12
Paula Bradshaw Congressional district 12 11
David Gill Congressional district 13 74
Rodney Davis Congressional district 13 26
Randy Hultgren Congressional district 14 78
Dennis Anderson Congressional district 14 22
John Shimkus Congressional district 15 75
Angela Michael Congressional district 15 20
Tim Pearcy Congressional district 15 5
Adam Kinzinger Congressional district 16 66
Bronco Bojovic Congressional district 16 17
Wanda Rohl Congressional district 16 17
Bobby Schilling Congressional district 17 44
Cheri Bustos Congressional district 17 37
Eric Reyes Congressional district 17 14
Joe Faber Congressional district 17 4
Aaron Schock Congressional district 18 73
Steve Waterworth Congressional district 18 27

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