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District 9 — U.S. House of Representatives

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About this office

Representatives are elected to two-year terms to represent the people of a specific congressional district in the federal government. They introduce and vote on new laws, hold hearings, and are responsible for approving federal taxes.
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Candidates

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Janice D. Schakowsky

Democratic
US Congresswoman
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Income inequality – building an economy that works...
  2. Confronting climate change – we must reduce greenhouse...
  3. Protecting and expanding women’s access to health...
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Joan McCarthy Lasonde

Republican
Congressional Candidate (IL-9)
Top 3 Priorities
  1. National Security
  2. Economy
  3. Fostering a Spirit of Bipartisan Cooperation
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