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Senator — United States Senate

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About this office

Senators are elected to six-year terms to represent the people of their state in the federal government. They make new laws, hold hearings, approve presidential appointments, and help set priorities for U.S. policy.
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Candidates

You can vote for 1 of these 4 candidates.

Mark Steven Kirk

Republican
United States Senator
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Protect the American people from the threat of terrorism...
  2. Change the culture of corruption in the VA health...
  3. Tax less, spend less and encourage economic growth.
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Kenton McMillen

Libertarian
Paralegal at a law firm
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Bring troops home from overseas and employ them in...
  2. End the drug war and concentrate on treatment
  3. Wind down the social security program by selling...
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Scott Summers

Green
Attorney - Public Guardian & Public...
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Climate action
  2. Economic rejuvenation
  3. Equal opportunity in education and employment
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Tammy Duckworth

Democratic
Government Administrator & Elected...
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Investing in and strengthening our economy through...
  2. Serving our members of the Military. It’s imperative...
  3. Strengthening Social Security and Medicare. Not only...
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