Cast Your Ballot in the 2022 Illinois Primary Election

Posted on 04/30/22 by The AARP Bulletin

AARP is encouraging Illinois voters to make their voices heard by casting their ballots in the Tuesday, June 28, primaries.

The primaries will determine which candidates appear on November’s general election ballot for U.S. Senate, U.S. House, Illinois General Assembly, governor and other statewide and local offices.

One important change this year: The state lost one U.S. House seat as part of the once-a-decade redistricting process due to population decline recorded by the 2020 U.S. census. As a result, two districts in rural central Illinois were combined. Some voters may also have different polling sites under the new political boundaries.

Polls are open from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. on primary day, Tuesday, June 28. For more voting details, go to and

This story is provided by AARP Illinois. Visit the AARP Illinois page for more news, events, and programs affecting retirement, health care, and more.

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