Jesse Reising, a former standout Eisenhower football player, launched his candidacy Thursday, becoming the first Republican to enter the race.
GOP candidate for governor Darren Bailey got $231,475 federal paycheck loan in February. A month later, he gave his campaign $150,000.
Teresi promised “open communication with the taxpayers and an eagle eye to root out the waste, fraud and abuse our state is plagued by thanks to decades of Madigan Machine politics.”
Jim Root fought for more than two years for the job, and is getting ready to fight for it again.
Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Tuesday signed into law a congressional map drawn by Democrats and aimed at expanding the party’s control of its Washington delegation through the decade, starting with next year’s election.
The Bloomington Republican is the first member of his party to enter the race to succeed retiring incumbent Jesse White, a Democrat who has held the office since 1999.
State Rep. Dan Brady of Bloomington, a member of the legislature for two decades, made official Wednesday his candidacy for the Republican nomination for secretary of state in next year’s election.
Budzinski launched her candidacy in the 13th Congressional District in August, quickly establishing herself as the favorite in the Democratic primary by securing key support among labor unions, elected officials and several of the district’s county party chairs.
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Since announcing his re-election bid in July, Democratic Gov. J.B. Pritzker has spent nearly $7 million in advertising, a sign of what confronts the four announced prospective Republican challengers seeking to take on the billionaire incumbent in next year’s election.
Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced plans Monday to seek a second term.
Twelve candidates remain in the race. Primary election to be held Feb. 23.
Kamala Harris made history Saturday as the first Black woman elected as vice president of the United States. Here's how she shattered barriers to reach the highest levels of American politics.
Former candidates who ran for the Democratic nomination in 2020 are now supporting Joe Biden’s candidacy. This is not unusual for former candidates, but these ex-candidates are more outwardly enthusiastic and united than in previous elections. A look at why these former candidates are more enthusiastic about this election cycle.
Two Republicans have put themselves up to fill the Atlantic County freeholder seat vacated Friday by Freeholder Chairman Frank Formica, of Atlantic City.
Congressman Davis said he was giving his own opinion, regardless of what others in the GOP are saying.
When Charlie McGorray was first approached about running for the Illinois House seat in the 96th district, his wife, Vicki, was undergoing treatment for breast cancer.