Rauner Trails Pritzker By 18 Points In 1st Illinois Governor PollThe first head-to-head poll of the race for Illinois governor finds incumbent Republican Bruce Rauner faces a steep uphill battle to win re-election.
GOP State Sen. Sam McCann Launches Independent Campaign For GovernorSam McCann of Plainview announced Thursday that he will challenge incumbent Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and Democratic hopeful J.B. Pritzker.
Pritzker Favors Higher Tax On Rich To Pay For State Pensions Democratic gubernatorial nominee JB Pritzker is strongly defending Illinois' generous state pensions.
Primary Sets Up Expensive Showdown Between Billionaires Rauner And PritzkerThe race for the highest office in Illinois is set, after billionaire J.B. Pritzker easily defeated five other candidates in the bid for the Democratic nomination, and Gov. Bruce Rauner squeaked out a win on the Republican side.
Pritzker Wins Illinois Democratic Primary For GovernorJ.B. Pritzker has won the Illinois Democratic Primary for governor, defeating his main rivals, Daniel Biss and Chris Kennedy.
Illinois Primaries Approach Finish Line As Polls Open TuesdayWith heated competitions on both sides of the aisle in the race for governor, and a crowded race for Illinois attorney general after Lisa Madigan decided not to seek another term, interest in the primaries is high and early voting records have been falling across the state.
Illinois Governor's Race Heats UpGovernor Bruce Rauner is accusing Democrats of meddling in the GOP primary to try to influence the outcome.
Democratic Candidates For Governor Focus On Undecided VotersOn the final weekend before the primary election, the Democratic frontrunners in the race for governor were fine-tuning where they campaign and how.
Gubernatorial Candidates Question PritzkerJ.B. Pritzker is facing new scrutiny over offshore investments just days before next Tuesday's primary.
Pritzker, Biss, Kennedy Face Off In Final Democratic DebateThe three leading Democrats running for governor met for the final time before next Tuesday's primary.
2018 Governor's Race: Democratic Candidates Face OffThe six remaining Democratic candidates for governor faced off Friday evening in the Loop.
2018 Governor's Race: Democratic Candidates Face Off At U. Of C.During Thursday's live public forum, jobs, sexual harassment, gun laws and FBI wiretaps were some of the topics discussed.