Jason Plummer Watch Party

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FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS, IL (KPLR)-- Metro East voters will decide who will fill the 12th congressional district seat being vacated by long time democratic congressman Jerry Costello.

Costello is retiring in January after 24 years in office. FOX 2's Shirley Washington will be covering republican nominee, Jason Plummer's camp election night.

Plummer, a 30 year old former naval intelligence officer from southern Illinois ran his campaign against democrat Bill Enyart on a number of issues, including repealing ObamaCare and reducing taxes for businesses.