How many US Representatatives are there for Illinois and what are there names?
Find the information here: http://www.house.gov
How do they figure out how many representatatives each state has in the US house of representatives?
Lincoln was living in Illinois when he was elected. Grant was living in Illinois when he got a commission in the Union army and had a house in Galena. He was a hero in the war and did not spend much time in Illinois between the time the war was over and his nomination as President, but one might say that he was elected from Illinois. Of course, our current President was a Illinois resident…
Illinois was the state where he was elected Senator before he was elected President. Illinois. Barack Obama is one of two US Senators for the US State of Illinois. Illinois President Obama was U.S. Senator of Illinois, Chicago. He began there as a State legislator. He was however not born and raised there.