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Last updated Sep. 08, 2014

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Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.)


Biography
District: 16th District
Political Highlights: McLean County Board, 1998-2003; U.S. House, 2011-present
Born: Feb. 27, 1978; Kankakee, Ill.
Residence: Channahon
Religion: Protestant
Family: Single
Education: Illinois State U., B.A. 2000
Military Service: Ill. Air National Guard, 2001-03; Wis. Air National Guard, 2003-present
Start of Service: Elected: 2010 (2nd term)
Committee Assignments: Energy & Commerce (Commerce, Manufacturing & Trade; Communications & Technology; Energy & Power); Foreign Affairs (Middle East & North Africa; Terrorism, Nonproliferation & Trade)

Election History
YearElectionCandidateVotes%
2012generalAdam Kinzinger (R) 181,78961.8
Wanda Rohl (D) 112,30138.2
2010generalAdam Kinzinger (R) 129,10857.3
Debbie Halvorson (D) 96,01942.7
Roll Call Vitals

2014 Race Rating

(District: IL-16)
 
Safe Republican


See Also:

(Full Race Ratings Map)

311th

on the House Seniority List

Fellow Illinois Rep. Luis V. Gutierrez (D) is 55th.

16th

Illinois is 16th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state.

11,657

Twitter Followers (@repkinzinger)

6th

Rep. Adam Kinzinger has the 6th most Sunday talk show appearances amongst members of Congress.


Rep. Mike Rogers (R-Mich.) has the most appearances so far this year.









Roll Call and CQ Weekly use ratings assigned by the Rothenberg Political Report, which are defined as follows: SAFE: As of today, the party indicated is all but certain to win the seat. FAVORED: One candidate has a substantial advantage, but an upset is still possible. LEAN: The party indicated has the edge, but the outcome is less certain than for races rated as favored. TILT: The outcome is effectively regarded as a tossup for each of these highly competitive seats, although the party indicated has a slight edge. TOSSUP: Neither party has an edge in these contests.