Republican candidates for governor

State News
4:12 pm
Fri July 18, 2014

Rauner continues fight for term limits

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.

Read more
State News
5:38 pm
Thu July 17, 2014

Illinois Supreme Court not in a hurry to limit legislators’ terms

An effort to institute term limits in Illinois has hit a major road block.  The state Supreme Court says it will not rush to hear the case. 

Read more
Peoria Public Radio News
6:14 pm
Fri November 1, 2013

Rutherford calls for more economic stability

Republican Gubernatorial Candidate Dan Rutherford talks with supporters at CJ's Cafe in Pekin Friday, November 1, 2013.
Credit Tanya Koonce / Peoria Public Radio

  Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford is traveling the region stumping for the Republican gubernatorial nomination. He stopped at C-J’s Cafe in Pekin Friday and talked with about 30 people. He says the economy and unemployment are the threads of common concern throughout the state. He says unemployment is a concern in Tri- County Area. 

Read more