In the Illinois 14th Congressional District race, Republican Jim Oberweis is asking for a "discovery recount" after Democrat Lauren Underwood's projected win. We analyzed Illinois’ 14th House district race to determine who we think will win in 2020. Illinois 14th Congressional District Demographics Nationwide Claims to Fame. Come back to see who is projected to win this seat. It is located in northern Illinois, surrounding the outer northern and western suburbs of Chicago 2011 redistricting. More money is flowing into the campaigns of Illinois 14th Congressional District candidates than any other congressional race in the state, with … The 14th District race was long seen as likely to be one of the most contentious in Illinois. The 14th congressional district of Illinois is currently represented by Democrat Lauren Underwood. Illinois' 14th Congressional District is located in the northeastern region of the state and contains some of the Chicago suburbs and exurbs. When Underwood won the 14th congressional district in 2018 she made history, becoming the first woman and the first African American to represent the district. List of members of the Illinois United States House delegation, their terms, district maps, and the districts' political ratings according to the CPVI.The delegation has a total of 18 members, with 13 Democrats and 5 Republicans as of 2018. Illinois' 14th Congressional District was one of 31 U.S. House districts that Donald Trump (R) won in the 2016 presidential election and a Democratic House candidate won in 2018. Underwood Sworn Into 117th Congress for Second Term in Congress; Releases 116th Congressional Report Detailing Results Delivered to Constituents of the 14th District of Illinois… Here are their responses to questions from the Tribune Editorial Board. See our election dashboard and find your local races. Democrat Incumbent Lauren Underwood is running for re-election in 2020. Current districts and representatives. In 2018, Democrats eyed the district as a potential long … Election results for the Illinois 14th Congressional District show incumbent Democrat Lauren Underwood and Republican challenger Jim Oberweis locked in a … Ratings outlets rated the general election for the district as a Tossup or Lean Democratic, and Democrats had a 232-197 majority in the U.S. House. Track the 2020 Illinois 14th District Election here. Seven Republican candidates are running for their party's nomination in Illinois' 14th Congressional District.