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2022 Illinois Senate Election

News coverage of the Illinois Senate election. See the race between Kathy Salvi, and Tammy Duckworth. Tammy Duckworth has been the Senator from Illinois since 2016. See their news, bias in the media coverage and more in our Illinois election page. See other states and more information on our 2022 U.S. Senate page.

Top Illinois Candidates

Republican Candidate
Percentage of News: 8%
Democrat Candidate
Percentage of News: 92%

News Diet Breakdown

Data analyzed by Ground News from Twitter
Left: 64%
Center: 34%
64% of the news @SenDuckworth interacts with on Twitter Leans Left

Coverage Breakdown

Coverage Breakdown is based on the number of articles published per candidate.

Kathy Salvi
Tammy Duckworth

Latest 2022 Illinois Senate Election News

Tammy Duckworth · Chicago

Could a $1 billion biomedical research center come to Chicago?

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
Biden has asked Congress to approve $6.5 billion over three years for ARPA-H. Duckworth and Illinois Sen. Richard Durbin sent a letter Thursday to HHS making the case for putting the new center in Chicago as the agency works to find the center a home.See the Story
Tammy Duckworth

Senators are pushing TSA to clarify its rules around breast milk and formula at airport security

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
Formula and breast milk are exempt from the TSA's liquids rule, allowing parents to bring more than 3.4 ounces with them in their carry-on luggage. News reports in recent years have found that the TSA agents have not always allowed parents to pass security checkpoints with breast milk or ice packs.See the Story
Tammy Duckworth · Illinois

Lawmaker shares plan to make gas price gouging illegal

Senator Tammy Duckworth, D-Illinois, says there's a plan to bring down high prices at the pump. Sen. Duckworth introduced a piece of legislation that would make gas price gouging illegal during global events that impact supply. Caption: WICS. She says a committee would be created to review prices and the justice department would then pursue any companies accused of price gouging.See the Story
Tammy Duckworth

On Mother's Day, Democratic Sen. Tammy Duckworth says, 'every mom deserves a Senator that is prepared to codify their right to choose into law'

100% Right coverage: 1 sources
Democratic Sen. Tammy Duckworth of Illinois advocated for pro-choice legislation on Mother's Day."Flowers and cards are wonderful—but this Mother’s Day, every mom deserves a Senator that is prepared to codify their right to choose into law," a tweet on the lawmaker's "@SenDuckworth" account declared...See the Story
Tammy Duckworth

'PROFOUNDLY offensive': Sen. Tammy Duckworth using Mother's Day to literally push for ABORTION does not go well, like at all

100% Right coverage: 1 sources
And to think, there are actually senators who are even denser than Tammy.See the Story
US & Canada · Chicago

Seven Republicans hoping to take on ‘formidable’ U.S. Sen. Tammy Duckworth

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
Attorney Kathy Salvi announced a GOP Senate bid earlier this year. This picture, with Salvi, her husband Al, a former GOP Senate nominee himself, and their children is from Kathy Salvi’s 2006 Republican primary House race.Al Podgorski/Sun-Times fileSeven Republicans are trying to harness a national sense of anger and frustration in bids for their party’s U.S.See the Story
Tammy Duckworth

U.S. Sen. Tammy Duckworth urges swift action on gun control

Duckworth: "As a mother, I am beyond angry! I am furious, heartbroken and fed up" She urged Democrats to move aggressively on new gun control measures. Duckworth favors a federal law making 21 years old the new minimum age to buy a firearm. She also favors expanding background checks on gun buyers.See the Story
Tammy Duckworth · Puerto Rico

Illinois Federal Senators Insist on Linking Congress to Status Convention in Puerto Rico

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
Richard Durbin, number two in the Senate, and Tammy Duckworth announced their support for the bill of fellow Democrat Robert MenéndezSee the Story
Tammy Duckworth

Editorial: Kathy Salvi for the Republican primary for Tammy Duckworth’s U.S. Senate seat

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
Sen. Tammy Duckworth is running unopposed in the Democratic primary. Republicans have fielded a slate of seven primary candidates. The clear choice is Kathy Salvi, an attorney and former assistant public defender in Lake County. Some of the candidates are returnees from prior campaigns, others appear more interested in advancing causes or themselves.See the Story
Tammy Duckworth · Illinois

Duckworth, Murray Introduce Legislation to Defend Reproductive and Sexual Healthcare | U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth of Illinois

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
The Official U.S. Senate website of Senator Tammy Duckworth of IllinoisSee the Story
Tammy Duckworth

Wang Meihua talks with Duckworth to promote cooperation with Yizhou on solar energy and energy

[Reporter Huang Peijun/Taipei News] The Ministry of Economy said that Minister Wang Meihua met with US Union member Tammy Duckworth (Tammy Duckworth) today to express her gratitude for her support and contribution to Taiwan. In addition, Duckworth and Illinois Chief Assistant Deputy Governor Shi Beya (Br)See the Story
Tammy Duckworth

GOP primary candidates line up to challenge incumbent Democratic Sen. Tammy Duckworth

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
U.S. Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Illinois, is running unopposed. Whoever wins the Republican primary vote on June 28 will face Duckworth in the Nov. 8 general election. The GOP primary field is crowded with those seeking to challenge Duckworth as her first six-year term draws to a close.See the Story
Tammy Duckworth · Taipei

US senator touts support for Taiwan

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
US Senator Tammy Duckworth says there is bipartisan support for Taiwan's security. Duckworth arrived in Taipei on Monday as part of a tour of the Indo-Pacific region. She is visiting Taiwan for the second consecutive year, after stopping over for a day in June last year.See the Story

Media Bias Breakdown

How is the media covering 2022 Illinois Senate Election?

2022 Illinois Senate Election often is covered by Center Media sources.
Center: 33%

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