Oberweis wins senate race
With all precincts reporting, Jim Oberweis led challenger Douglas Traux in the race for U.S. Senate.
With all precincts reporting, Oberweis had received 416,905 votes (56%); Traux had 326,754 votes (44%).
Our sister station WGN-TV had projected Oberweis as the winner with more than 80% of the 10,128 Illinois precincts reporting. Oberweis led at that time 58% to 42%.