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Thomas Lynch wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Illinois' 2nd Congressional District.

Jun. 30, 2022 20:01 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Thomas Lynch wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Illinois' 2nd Congressional District.

Regan Deering wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Illinois' 13th Congressional District.

Jun. 30, 2022 19:03 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Regan Deering wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Illinois' 13th Congressional District.

Eric Carlson wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Illinois' 1st Congressional District.

Jun. 30, 2022 19:01 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Eric Carlson wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Illinois' 1st Congressional District.

Illinois grocery tax suspended for year starting Friday

Jun. 30, 2022 18:39 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The sales tax on groceries in Illinois will be suspended for a year starting Friday, under the state budget approved in April. The state’s tax relief program will also postpone a gas tax increase until January, and cut school supply taxes from 6.25% to 1.25% from...

Homer Markel wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Illinois' 12th Congressional District.

Jun. 29, 2022 12:16 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Homer Markel wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Illinois' 12th Congressional District.

Scott Gryder wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Illinois' 14th Congressional District.

Jun. 29, 2022 12:14 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Scott Gryder wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Illinois' 14th Congressional District.

Catalina Lauf wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Illinois' 11th Congressional District.

Jun. 29, 2022 10:36 AM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Catalina Lauf wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Illinois' 11th Congressional District.

Keith Pekau wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Illinois' 6th Congressional District.

Jun. 29, 2022 01:29 AM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Keith Pekau wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Illinois' 6th Congressional District.

Chris Dargis wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Illinois' 8th Congressional District.

Jun. 29, 2022 01:23 AM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Chris Dargis wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Illinois' 8th Congressional District.

Tommy Hanson wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Illinois' 5th Congressional District.

Jun. 29, 2022 01:21 AM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Tommy Hanson wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Illinois' 5th Congressional District.