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Elections 2020

District 8: Previous Election Results

2014 House Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Tammy Duckworth Democratic 10,661 100.0%

2014 House General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Tammy Duckworth Democratic 84,178 55.7%
Larry Kaifesh Republican 66,878 44.3%

2014 House Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Manju Goel Republican 9,827 28.5%
Larry Kaifesh Republican 24,657 71.5%

2012 House General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Tammy Duckworth Democratic 123,206 54.7%
Joe Walsh Republican 101,860 45.3%

2010 House Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Melissa Bean Democratic 25,000 100.0%

2010 House General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Melissa Bean Democratic 97,825 48.3%
Bill Scheurer Green 6,495 3.2%
Joe Walsh Republican 98,115 48.5%

2010 House Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Dirk Beveridge Republican 11,708 24.7%
John Dawson Republican 3,921 8.3%
Christopher Geissler Republican 4,267 9.0%
Gregory Jacobs Republican 1,445 3.1%
Maria Rodriguez Republican 9,803 20.7%
Joe Walsh Republican 16,162 34.2%

2008 House Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Melissa Bean Democratic 64,183 83.2%
Randi Scheurer Democratic 12,968 16.8%

2008 House General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Melissa Bean Democratic 179,444 60.7%
Steve Greenberg Republican 116,081 39.3%

2008 House Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Kenneth Arnold Republican 10,289 20.1%
Steve Greenberg Republican 29,261 57.2%
Kirk Morris Republican 11,640 22.7%

2006 House Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Melissa Bean Democratic 23,375 100.0%

2006 House General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bill Scheurer All Others 9,312 5.1%
Melissa Bean Democratic 93,355 50.9%
David McSweeney Republican 80,720 44.0%

2006 House Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Ken Arnold Republican 1,275 2.2%
Robert Churchill Republican 9,169 15.7%
Aaron Lincoln Republican 2,630 4.5%
David McSweeney Republican 25,085 42.9%
Kathy Salvi Republican 19,370 33.1%

2004 House Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Melissa Bean Democratic 26,740 78.1%
William Scheurer Democratic 7,518 21.9%

2004 House General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Melissa Bean Democratic 139,792 51.7%
Philip Crane Republican 130,601 48.3%

2004 House Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Philip Crane Republican 35,412 68.7%
David Phelps Republican 16,146 31.3%

2002 House General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Melissa Bean Democratic 70,626 42.6%
Philip Crane Republican 95,275 57.4%

2000 House General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Lance Pressl Democratic 90,777 39.0%
Philip Crane Republican 141,918 61.0%

1998 House General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Mike Rothman Democratic 47,614 31.4%
Philip Crane Republican 104,242 68.6%

1998 House Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Philip Crane Republican 34,543 65.5%
S. David McSweeney Republican 18,221 34.5%

1996 House General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Elizabeth Hull Democratic 74,068 36.1%
Philip Crane Republican 127,763 62.2%

1996 House Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Philip Crane Republican 40,489 75.2%
Don Huff Republican 13,364 24.8%