Politico reports that Monday night the Illinois Republican Party began putting out robocalls to nearly 100,000 independent, soft Democrat and hard Democrat female voters in the 11th District. Along with a new BillFosterAbuse.com website, they are going up today with online banner ads. They say polling shows the race between Foster, who lost in 2010, and Republican incumbent Congresswoman Judy Biggert as neck-and-neck.
Republican Party volunteers will stake out a Foster early voting rally in Aurora later to pass out copies of an old divorce filing that included allegations of domestic abuse. Their survey data indicates that it will resonate with female swing voters. These allegations have been brought up and fought over in Foster's past races: