Sen. Melinda Bush faces Republican Chris Kasperski in the race for Senate District 31.

First elected to the state Senate in 2012, Sen. Melinda Bush (D-Grayslake) has twice staved off Republican opponents in general elections to represent a district that borders Wisconsin and includes Zion, Benton, and portions of Waukegan and Gurnee.

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