Election 2014

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Grimm Polling Between 6 and 7 Percent in Governor’s Race Poll

The Libertarian candidate for governor is getting 6 or 7 percent in public opinion polls, which is greater than the lead that Gov. Pat Quinn enjoys in recent polls.

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Central Illinois Teens Working as Election Judges

Dozens of high school students in central Illinois will serve as election judges at the polls this Election Day.

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Oberweis Ratcheting Up Campaign Efforts in Black Neighborhoods

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Jim Oberweis says he’s courting black voters in a way that other Republicans haven’t in decades.

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Obama Rallies for Quinn Again

Clinton here tomorrow

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72 Is Too Old for Everyone to Retire, Says Durbin

Senator says privatizing Social Security is a bad idea

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Not Often. Just Early.

Requirements are looser now

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November Ballot: Many More Referendums And Constitutional Amendments

Voters will be answering many more referendums and constitutional amendments on their ballot this November.

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Chicago Sun-Times endorses Bruce Rauner

The Chicago Sun-Times has endorsed Republican Gubernatorial Candidate Bruce Rauner over Incumbent Pat Quinn.

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Quinn, Rauner Continue Courting Black Voters

Both candidates for governor are pulling out all the stops to court African-American voters.

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Rauner: I’d Work with Congress on Immigration

Current system doesn't work, he says

Bruce Rauner (R), Pat Quinn

Debate Format Gives Quinn and Rauner a Little Twist

Each gets to ask the other a question

Bruce Rauner (R), Pat Quinn

Candidates Tout Vets Credentials

Each says he has a coalition

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Callis Says GOP Budget “All Wrong”

Callis in Springfield. Not worried about lack of DCCC support

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Rauner Says Prisons Should Be Improved

Rauner says prison is unsafe for inmates, employees

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Should AG’s Office Be a Corruption-buster?

Madigan: Not top priority Schimpf: It should be

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Oberweis: Term Limits Are Good for POTUS, Why Not Everyone Else?

Calls for twelve years for members of Congress

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17th Congressional District Candidates Face Off

The candidates in the 17th Congressional District debate

Bruce Rauner (R), Pat Quinn

Rauner, Quinn Clash in Peoria

Two debates remain, both in Chicago

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Palazzolo Frustrated With Lack of Vision for Springfield

Palazzolo says he is tired of the city just settling for the status quo

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Springfield School District Still Focusing on Security

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Gill: School district taking on safety head-on

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Grimm Polling Between 6 and 7 Percent in Governor’s Race Poll

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The Libertarian candidate for governor is getting 6 or 7 percent in public opinion polls, which is greater than the lead that Gov. Pat Quinn enjoys in recent polls.

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Chicago Civil War Site Recognized

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The former site of a Civil War training and prisoner of war camp on the South Side of Chicago has received formal recognition.

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Concealed/Carry Not a Problem for Most Cops

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Cops always expect the unexpected

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Central Illinois Teens Working as Election Judges

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Dozens of high school students in central Illinois will serve as election judges at the polls this Election Day.