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3rd Congressional District Republican nominee: Arthur Jones

GOP Congressional nominee Art Jones | Marcus DiPaola/Chicago Sun-Times

GOP Congressional nominee Art Jones | Marcus DiPaola/Chicago Sun-Times

The Sun-Times chose not to invite Arthur Jones to meet with our editorial board as part of its endorsement process.

Read our previous coverage of the Arthur Jones:

“At least two potential write-in candidates have emerged to try to drain votes from the GOP nominee in the Illinois 3rd congressional district, a Holocaust denier, anti-Semite and white supremacist.


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Ahead of the historic 2018 elections, the Sun-Times is teaming up weekly with the Better Government Association, in print and online, to fact-check the truthfulness of the candidates. You can find all of the PolitiFact Illinois stories we’ve reported together here.


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• 3rd Congressional District write-in candidate: Kenneth Yerkes