2nd Congressional District Representative Robin Kelly has announced her intention to replace Michael Madigan as the Chairman of the Illinois Democratic Party. Madigan resigned the position Monday. Kelly’s district covers southern Cook County as well as Will and Kankakee Counties. She says in a statement that diversity of her district is a microcosm of the state and gives her the ability to build a party that is welcoming to all. She already the support of U.S. Senate Democratic Majority Whip Dick Durbin for the job.