The Republican running against Governor Pat Quinn is slamming the Democrat for refusing to fire more than a-hundred state workers. They were hired in violation of anti-patronage rules. Quinn’s administration says the workers will remain at the state Department of Transportation.
They no longer had to do it through campaign commercials. Tuesday, Governor Pat Quinn and his Republican opponent Bruce Rauner faced one another in a joint interview before the Chicago Tribune's Editorial Board.
An accusation of wrongdoing in the Illinois governor’s race is drawing a swift rebuke from Republicans today. The accusation from Democratic Governor Pat Quinn came out of nowhere during a joint appearance before the Chicago Tribune editorial board.
The Illinois Libertarian Party has filed a criminal complaint against the state's Republican Party. The Libertarians allege the GOP hired armed private investigators to go to the homes of voters who had signed the petitions to put the Libertarian slate on the November election ballot.
A poll shows Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner has an edge on incumbent Governor Pat Quinn among older voters. But that partisan leaning may take a backseat to other issues seniors indicate as factors in the November election.
Illinois governor Pat Quinn is responding to a recent poll that shows he’s lagging in the upcoming election. The Chicago Sun-Times poll shows Quinn more than a dozen points behind his opponent, Republican Bruce Rauner.
Illinois Governor Pat Quinn is bringing the debate over guns into his reelection campaign. Quinn says the issue of military-style weapons represents a fundamental difference between his policies and Republican candidate Bruce Rauner .
The Republican candidate for Governor says he's not daunted by the Illinois Supreme Court's decision not to review a lower court ruling barring a question on lawmaker term limits from appearing on November's ballot.
The Republican candidate for Illinois governor has some new details about what he’d do if elected. Bruce Rauner Thursday, announced he wants to roll back the income tax, and in exchange, create dozens of new sales taxes.