State Sen. Kwame Raoul

Vallas Pick A Surprise To Other Lieutenant Governor ContendersPaul Vallas, the former Chicago School CEO and political candidate, will make his debut as Governor Pat Quinn's 2014 running mate on Tuesday.
Gov. Quinn Puts Off Decision On Death PenaltyState Sen. Kwame Raoul is stopping short of saying that President Obama tipped his hand, or lobbied Gov. Pat Quinn, on Illinois' bill that would abolish the death penalty.