Illinois's 5th congressional district

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The district since 2013

The 5th congressional district of Illinois is a congressional district that covers parts of Cook and DuPage counties.

All or parts of Chicago, Elmhurst, Elmwood Park, Franklin Park, Hinsdale, La Grange Park, Norridge, Northlake, River Grove, Schiller Park, and Oakbrook Terrace are included.[1]

It has been represented by Democrat Mike Quigley since a special election in April 2009.

List of living former Representatives[change | change source]

Representative Term in office Date of birth (and age)
Bill Lipinski 1983–1993 (1937-12-22) December 22, 1937 (age 82)
Michael Patrick Flanagan 1995–1997 (1962-11-09) November 9, 1962 (age 58)
Rod Blagojevich 1997–2003 (1956-12-10) December 10, 1956 (age 63)
Rahm Emanuel 2003–2009 (1959-11-29) November 29, 1959 (age 61)

References[change | change source]

  1. Illinois Congressional District 5, Illinois Board of Elections