Meet The Democrats Hoping To Unseat Rep. Rodney Davis In The 13th District

March 12, 2018

The five Democratic candidates for Illinois' 13th Congressional district. The primary is on March 20. From left to right, in the order in which they will appear on the ballot: Betsy Dirksen Londrigan, Erik Jones, Jon Ebel, Dr. David Gill, and Angel Sides.

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Illinois' 13th Congressional district—which includes all or part of 14 counties stretching from central to southwestern Illinois, including Champaign, Springfield, and Bloomington—is currently represented by Republican Rep. Rodney Davis. He's not facing a primary challenger, but there are five Democrats hoping to unseat him in November. But first, they need to get the most votes in the March 20 primary. 

The 21st has recorded interviews with all of them. The five candidates, in the order in which they appear on the ballot, are: Betsy Dirksen Londrigan, Erik Jones, Jon Ebel, Dr. David Gill, and Angel Sides. The playlist below lists the five candidates in the order that their interviews aired on our show, which was determined at random.