SB35 (formerly SB600). Chairman Thompson’s position on Senate Bill 35 is unknown.
Precinct Committeemen. Winnebago County has 204 precincts. In 2010, only 72 precincts had a candidate for Republican Precinct Committeeman. No Republican ran in 132 precincts.
2008 Presidential Race. In the 2008 Presidential election, the county supported Democrat Barack Obama 55-43% over Republican John McCain.
2004 Presidential Race. In the 2004 Presidential election, the county supported Republican George W. Bush 50-49% over Democrat John Kerry.
About Winnebago County. Winnebago County was formed in 1836 out of Jo Daviess and LaSalle Counties. Its county seat is Rockford, Illinois.
Winnebago County was named for the Winnebago Tribe of American Indians who once occupied that part of northern Illinois. The Indian word Winnebago translates to “fish eater.” Learn More