Gloria Campos, Chairman
SB35 (formerly SB600). Chairman Campos’ position on Senate Bill 35 is unknown.
Precinct Committeemen. Jackson County has 61 precincts. In 2010, only 22 precincts had a candidate for Republican Precinct Committeeman. No Republican ran in 39 precincts.
2008 Presidential Race. In the 2008 Presidential election, the county supported Democrat Barack Obama 60-38% over Republican John McCain.
2004 Presidential Race. In the 2004 Presidential election, the county supported Democrat John Kerry 55-43% over Republican George W. Bush.
About Jackson County. Jackson County was organized in 1816, having been carved out of Randolph County. Its county seat is Murphysboro, Illinois.
Jackson County was named for Andrew Jackson, statesman and seventh President of the United States (1829–1837). His army defeated the British at New Orleans during the War of 1812. As Democratic president (1829–1837), he opposed the Bank of America and greatly strengthened the presidency. Learn More