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Jesse Jackson Jr. seat: Illinois primary election today

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WASHINGTON--The Illinois special primary to replace scandalized former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. is today and in this heavily Democratic district, the winner will cruise to victory in the April 9 general election. Will New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg come out the victor in this contest? His SuperPac emerged as the major player.

Polls close at 7 p.m. Central Time. For election results tonight, click over to >

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