Congressional Race : 11th District Update 1

Tonight Democrats are fighting to keep three key Illinois congressional seats and claim a 4th open spot.

Republicans in the three districts have gained ground from tea party support and anit-incumbencey mood.

Congresswomen Debbie Halvorson faces Republican Air Force pilot Adam Kinzinger in the 11th district, which extends from south of Chicago to Bloomington.

Kirtzinger and his staff are watching the close polls and aren’t expected to speak to what could be a large crowd here at CD & Me in Frankfort.

We’ll continue to bring you updates.