Vic Roberts

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Vic Roberts was the Green Party candidate for the 19th Congressional District of Illinois

Vic Roberts was the Green Party candidate in the 2008 congressional elections for the 19th Congressional District (map) of Illinois.[1][2] In the primary on February 5, 2008, he won the Green Party nomination to challenge incumbent Rep. John Shimkus (R-Ill.).[3]

Roberts died at home in his sleep on Saturday, July 5, 2008, at the age of 75.[4]

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Positions, record and controversies

Bio

2008 elections

Roberts won the Green Party nomination to challenge Rep. John Shimkus (R-Ill.) in the 2008 congressional elections. [5]

Money in politics

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Committees and affiliations

Committees

Roberts will be assigned committees if and when he is elected to Congress.

Affiliations

More background data

Contact

Articles and resources

See also

References

  1. 2008 Race Tracker page on Illinois's 19th Congressional District
  2. Official Vic Roberts for Congress website
  3. Chicago Sun-Times Election results
  4. State Journal-Register article
  5. Chicago Sun-Times Election results

Wikipedia also has an article on Vic Roberts. This article may use content from the Wikipedia article under the terms of the GFDL.

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