Candidates in Illinois’ 12th Congressional District, from left: Incumbent U.S. Rep. Mike Bost, R-Murphysboro; Democratic challenger C.J. Baricevic of Belleville; and Green Party challenger Paula Bradshaw of Carbondale.
Candidates in Illinois’ 12th Congressional District, from left: Incumbent U.S. Rep. Mike Bost, R-Murphysboro; Democratic challenger C.J. Baricevic of Belleville; and Green Party challenger Paula Bradshaw of Carbondale.
Candidates in Illinois’ 12th Congressional District, from left: Incumbent U.S. Rep. Mike Bost, R-Murphysboro; Democratic challenger C.J. Baricevic of Belleville; and Green Party challenger Paula Bradshaw of Carbondale.

Voters want compromise and honesty as candidates eye Congress

October 21, 2016 03:57 PM