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  • Illinois lieutenant governor picks Paul Vallas, Evelyn Sanguinetti hope to help lead

    SPRINGFIELD – Both major-party candidates for lieutenant governor like the fact that 2014 marks the first Illinois election where the tickets ran as a ...
    NEW: Oct. 25, 2014 - 11:05 pm
  • Early voting, absentee ballots trending higher in McHenry County

    A push by Democrats and Republicans alike for people to vote early in Illinois is being felt in McHenry County with an uptick in early and absentee ba ...
    NEW: Oct. 25, 2014 - 10:58 pm
  • Across U.S., Dems enlist Latinas for top of ballot

    APOPKA, Fla. – The Democratic lieutenant governor candidates from Florida, Texas and Nevada all have colorful biographies: a Colombian-born business e ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 9:45 pm
  • Ukraine pauses before decisive vote

    MARIUPOL, Ukraine – Ukraine braced for decisive parliamentary elections Saturday against the backdrop of unrest in eastern regions roiled by conflict ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 9:33 pm
  • Election 2014: McHenry County voters to see some uncontested races Nov. 4

    While McHenry County voters will choose Nov. 4 who will become the next governor and the next county sheriff in two contentious races, they will have ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 10:28 pm
  • Early voting alters campaigns' strategies, costs

    LOS ANGELES – For over 1 million Californians, the Nov. 4 election is over. That's because they've already voted.
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 1:52 pm
  • Madigan, Rauner spend big on Illinois House races

    DES PLAINES – State Rep. Marty Moylan tells voters he’s not your typical Democrat as he bikes from house to house on the campaign trail, handing out y ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 12:07 am
  • Illinois lieutenant governor candidates Paul Vallas, Evelyn Sanguinetti on issues

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Key issues as seen by Illinois lieutenant governor candidates Paul Vallas of the Democratic Party and Evelyn Sanguinetti of the Rep ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Races for governor carry 2016 presidential campaign implications

    WASHINGTON — Republicans in search of clues to the 2016 presidential contest might find them in this year's governor races.
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 5:01 pm
  • Bruce Rauner encourages women to get out the vote in race for Illinois governor

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Bruce Rauner had an important message for the women gathered at the Boulder Ridge County Club Wednesday.
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 10:19 am
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