U.S. Senate Candidate Forum

Incumbent Democratic U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin and Republican challenger Jim Oberweis go head-to-head in Chicago Tonight’s Senate Forum. Read a recap of our live Twitter feed during the forum @wttw.

View behind-the-scenes photos from the forum.

 

View a graphic of the candidates’ positions on key topics. 

-- Graphic by Kristen Thometz and Josclynn Brandon

View career timelines for both candidates. 

 

-- Timelines by Yasmin Rammohan and Hope Holmberg

View a graphic of endorsements received by the candidates. 

--Graphic by Kristen Thometz and Josclynn Brandon.