Early voting in Illinois
In Illinois, all registered voters are mailed a ballot request form. They can also vote early in-person.
Mail-in ballots requested4,110,009
Mail-in and early in-person ballots returned3,639,845
Illinois Primary election results
How Illinois voted
In 2016, Hillary Clinton won Illinois with 55 percent of the vote, according to NBC News results, while Donald Trump received 39 percent. A reliably blue state, Illinois has voted for the Democratic candidate in every presidential cycle since 1992.
More to the story in Illinois 2020
The coronavirus pandemic and its devastating economic fallout are two major issues that have an impact on the election. NBC News is tracking and updating daily the number of coronavirus related deaths in each state and U.S. territory, as well as the jobless claims as reported weekly by the Department of Labor that counts how many people have filed for unemployment benefits.