Erik Jones Five Democrats Vying For Chance To Face Rodney Davis In November By Ryan Denham • Mar 14, 2018 WGLT / Staff One of the most closely watched races in Tuesday's election will be the Democratic primary for the 13th Congressional District. 13th District Democratic Candidates Discuss Immigration, Foreign Policy At Forum By Brian Moline & Christine Herman • Feb 27, 2018 Tim Gilmore / Illinois Public Media The Democratic candidates for Illinois’ 13th Congressional district discussed foreign policy and immigration issues at an event Monday night in Champaign. Lisa Madigan Endorses Erik Jones in 13th District Race By Ryan Denham • Feb 12, 2018 Carleigh Gray / WGLT Democratic candidate for Congress Erik Jones on Sunday picked up the endorsement of his former boss, Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan. At Forum, Little Space Between Democrats On Key Progressive Issues By Ryan Denham • Feb 6, 2018 Carleigh Gray / WGLT The five Democrats looking to unseat U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis echoed each other Tuesday on nearly every progressive issue—from health care to immigration—while trying to distinguish themselves using their personal and professional backgrounds. Durbin Backs Former Fundraiser In 13th Congressional District By Ryan Denham • Nov 5, 2017 @BetsyforIL / Twitter Democratic congressional candidate Betsy Dirksen Londrigan on Saturday picked up the endorsement of U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin, the Democrat for whom she’s worked as a fundraiser in the past. Erik Jones Leads Fundraising Among Democrats in 13th Congressional District By Ryan Denham • Oct 17, 2017 A lawyer from southern Illinois is leading the money race among Democrats looking to unseat U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis in the 13th Congressional District next year. 13th District Candidate Jones Touts 'Bulldog' Track Record By Ryan Denham • Jul 28, 2017 Courtesy The latest Democrat to enter the crowded race to challenge Republican Rep. Rodney Davis next year says he’s a “bulldog” with a track record of fighting government and corporate wrongdoing. Urbana Democrat Ammons Won't Run For Congress By IPR • Jul 25, 2017 Merlin Mather State Rep. Carol Ammons has announced that she will not run for Congress. Edwardsville Democrat Plans To Challenge Davis In 13th Congressional District By Ryan Denham • Jul 24, 2017 Courtesy A seventh Democrat has announced plans to challenge Republican Rodney Davis in the 13th Congressional District.