The congressman has no plans to travel back to Chicago for election night, despite his name appearing on the ballot.
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Alex Okrent, 29, died in July after collapsing at President Barack Obama's 2012 headquarters in Chicago.
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Spokesman confirmed Tuesday that personal information for more than 1,000 had been exposed online but denied a report from a security firm that the breach affected more than one million voters.
That's still not as impressive as Philadelphia, where Romney received no votes in 59 precincts.
The president spoke for about five minutes into a microphone while hundreds of volunteers, many of whom climbed desks to get a better vantage point, listened intently.
He wasn't even on the ballot, but Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan was among the big winners in Tuesday's election.
Fourth District congressman also warned Democrats not to take their votes for granted and urged both parties to roll up their sleeves and get to work.
Democrats in Illinois mapped their way to big wins in Illinois. Kim Vatis reports.
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