Democratic challenger Dave Vella has won the race for the 68th District over incumbent Republican John Cabello by just 239 votes.
Winnebago County added 2,211 votes Tuesday, while Rockford added 197 to its count on the final day votes could be counted.
The total vote count is 26,770 to 26,531 in favor of Vella. […]
We have been told by both the Winnebago County Clerk and the Rockford Board of Elections that the final count is now official.
Cabello said he is considering asking for a recount.