Hamos to run for Kirk's current post

July 27, 2009 9:12:54 AM PDT
State Rep. Julie Hamos will announce Tuesday that she will run for Illinois' 10th Congressional District seat.Mark Kirk's decision to run for the U.S. Senate has led that seat- which covers Chicago's northern suburbs- open.

Hamos is a democrat from Evanston.

Businessman Dan Seals, (D) has already announced he will run for the position. Seals was a nominee in 2006 and 2008, losing both times to Kirk in the general election.