JB Pritzker Puts $7M Into Campaign For Illinois GovernorBillionaire businessman J.B. Pritzker has contributed $7 million to his campaign fund for Illinois governor.
Dems Kennedy, Pritzker Court Union Members During Wage DemonstrationBut which Illinois gubernatorial candidate is more deserving of the union label? CBS 2 Political Reporter Derrick Blakley has more.
Chicago Aldermen Say J.B. Pritzker Is Close To Everyday People, Support His Run For GovernorA number of African-American and Latino aldermen and other present and former officials turned out for J.B. Pritzker’s Gubernatorial Campaign Kickoff. They say the democratic billionaire is also close to everyday people.
J.B. Pritzker Officially Announces His Run For Illinois GovernorDemocrat J.B. Pritzker threw his hat into the ring on Thursday and his entrance may have further raised the stakes on what it costs to win an election.
Illinois Governor's Race Could Be The Most Expensive One EverAs billionaire J.B. Pritzker enters the race, a watchdog group said the campaign for Illinois Governor is likely to feature an unprecedented level of spending.
J.B. Pritzker Expected To Announce Run For GovernorEntrepreneur and billionaire investor J.B. Pritzker was expected to formally jump into the race for governor on Thursday.
State Sen. Daniel Biss Announces Run For GovernorState Sen. Daniel Biss said Monday he's running for Illinois governor in 2018, joining a growing field of Democrats hoping to unseat Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner.
Democrat Chris Kennedy To Run For Illinois GovernorIt is Democratic businessman's first run at an elected office, but as CBS 2’s Mai Martinez reports, Chris Kennedy says he's ready for the job.
In Biggest Law School Gift Ever, Pritzkers Donate $100 Million To Northwestern In what is the biggest single donation ever given to a law school, J.B. Pritzker and his wife, M.K., are donating $100 million to Northwestern, which will rename the school the Pritzker School Of Law.
Chicago To Become Home To New Biotech Hub At Merchandise MartThe state of Illinois has provided $4 million to help launch new startup help for healthcare technology companies in downtown Chicago.
Obama Taps Penny Pritzker As Commerce SecretaryAnother Chicagoan could soon join President Barack Obama’s Cabinet. The president nominated billionaire and longtime fundraiser Penny Pritzker to be the next U.S. Commerce Secretary.