Illinois Senate Elections of Barack Obama

Illinois Senate Elections Of Barack Obama

Barack Obama won three Illinois Senate elections. The Illinois Senate career of Barack Obama began in 1997 after his first election in 1996 to a two-year term in the Illinois Senate representing Illinois' 13th Legislative District in Chicago. He was re-elected in 1998 to a four-year term and re-elected again in 2002 to another four-year term. He resigned from the Illinois Senate in 2004 following his election to the U.S. Senate. He resigned from the U.S. Senate following his election in 2008 to become the 44th President of the United States in 2009.

Read more about Illinois Senate Elections Of Barack Obama:  Second State Senate Election, 1998, Third State Senate Election, 2002

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