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Incumbent showdowns: Casten and Newman face off in suburban 6th District primary, while Miller takes on Davis in Trump-influenced contest downstate

54 minutes ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Also, seven Republican candidates were running to determine who will face Democratic incumbent U.S. Sen. Tammy Duckworth in November.
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Voters go to the polls to decide primary races for Cook County assessor, County Board president and sheriff

54 minutes ago   |   Chicago Tribune

After a heated and expensive primary battle, Cook County Democratic voters went to the polls Tuesday to decide whether first-term incumbent Cook County assessor Fritz Kaegi...
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LIVE BLOG: Republicans to pick nominee to face Gov. Pritzker

LIVE BLOG: Republicans to pick nominee to face Gov. Pritzker

1 hour ago   |   WGN TV

LIVE BLOG: 6:21 p.m. - We are inside the Grand Horizon ballroom at the Marriott Marquis for Governor Pritzker's “General Election Kick Off” event that starts at 7:00p. Live...
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New Yorkers head to the polls to vote for Governor, Lt. Governor and Assembly races in first primary of 2022

1 hour ago   |   NY Daily News   |   2 articles

As of Tuesday afternoon, the primary election - which featured Democratic and Republican contests for governor, lieutenant governor and several state Assembly seats - was on...
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17 Democrats vie to replace Rep. Bobby Rush in Congress; Rep. Danny Davis fights ‘rookie' contender as he aims to keep his long-held seat

1 hour ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Three Chicago-based Congressional seats have competitive Democratic primaries.
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Letters to the Editor - June 29, 2022

Letters to the Editor - June 29, 2022

2 hours ago   |   New York Post

Post readers react to Mayor Eric Adams' sudden realization of how poorly managed city resources are under Democratic leadership.
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Suburban voters put in picks for Illinois Supreme Court seat long held by GOP

2 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Four Republicans and three Democrats are vying for a seat on the Illinois Supreme Court in a newly redrawn district.
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New York Primary Election 2022 live updates

New York Primary Election 2022 live updates

2 hours ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

New Yorkers headed to the polls Tuesday to vote in the primary contests for governor, lieutenant governor and state Assembly. In the Democratic gubernatorial primary, Gov...
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Wisconsin's Democratic AG sues to block state's abortion ban

Wisconsin's Democratic AG sues to block state's abortion ban

3 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

MADISON, Wis. - Wisconsin's Democratic attorney general filed a lawsuit Tuesday challenging the state's 173-year-old abortion ban, arguing that statutes passed in the 1980s...
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House Democrats roll out reproductive rights bill

House Democrats roll out reproductive rights bill

3 hours ago   |   WCVB   |   2 articles

Representatives could vote as soon as Wednesday on a reproductive care access measure responding to last week's seismic U.S. Supreme Court decision.
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