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Jim Oberweis makes statement front his supporters as he wins Republic Primary for U. S. Senate Tuesday evening.  |

Jim Oberweis makes a statement in front of his supporters as he wins the Republic Primary for U. S. Senate on Tuesday evening. | Richard A. Chapman/Sun-Times

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Updated: March 19, 2014 8:44AM

After learning the Associated Press called the Republican primary race for the U.S. Senate in his favor Tuesday night, Jim Oberweis told a reporter that he was carrying no lucky charm. “We have ice cream, what more could you want?”


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