News > Republicans

Illinois' governor race echoes U.S. abortion, crime debates

2 monthes ago   |   By WGN TV

CHICAGO - Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker warned that his Republican opponent is a far-right politician who would take the state backward while state Sen. Darren Bailey asked voters to consider whether the Democratic incumbent's first term has improved their lives as the two candidates met for an online forum Friday.
The event hosted by the Illinois Associated Press Media Editors largely focused on questions of public safety, economics and abortion rights that have already dominated the campaign for months.
The Democrat is heavily favored in the race and spent millions on attacks against one...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Republicans      U.S.      Democrats      IL Governor Race      Illinois      Illinois Governor JB Pritzker      Illinois governors race      Republican State Rep. Darren Bailey  


WATCH: Twinkle Light Parade in Albuquerque's Nob Hill

WATCH: Twinkle Light Parade in Albuquerque's Nob Hill

The Twinkle Light Parade is underway. Read more ...

Changing lives one ride at a time

“One Simple Wish” gave nine guests, mostly former foster kids, a life-changing surprise last month at a New York City celebration. Promised were a new car, insurance, and free... Read more ...

How scientists are creating the perfect Christmas tree

In a first-of-its-kind lab at North Carolina State, Justin Whitehill leads a team of researchers working to create super trees, Christmas trees that grow in six years instead... Read more ...

Supporting local businesses goes a long way at Market House

Supporting local businesses goes a long way at Market House

Read more ...

Rose Bowl lands deal to keep College Football Playoff game through 2026

Top college teams will continue to meet for playoff games in the Rose Bowl for New Year's at least through 2026 under a new deal secured by the Tournament of Roses. Read more ...

Bullitt East beats Male to win its first state title

Bullitt East beats Male to win its first state title

Bullitt East has won the Class 6A state championship. Read more ...

'Pushing to be better': Disabled veterans training for WheelWOD fitness...

'Pushing to be better': Disabled veterans training for WheelWOD fitness competition

Daniel Schmitt and Travis Hasenkamp are preparing for a functional fitness competition for adaptive athletes - it's similar to Cross Fit. Read more ...

Fortnite's Chapter 3 finale event 'Fracture' just launched players to space...

Fortnite's Chapter 3 finale event 'Fracture' just launched players to space to reforge the island

Epic Games' Fortnite Chapter 3 finale event destroyed the battle royale game's island battleground on Saturday , then launched players into space to build a new one. Read more ...

Colonial League West boys basketball preview: Is this the year of the Blue...

A look at the Colonial League West Division in boys basketball Read more ...

CPS removes Dunbar principal after alleged misconduct sparks investigation

Dunbar Vocational Career Academy Principal Gerald Morrow and another school administrator were removed Friday after misconduct allegations made against them. Read more ...