2014 Election Coverage

Election Coverage

Tom Kacich | Expect Rauner, Harold campaigns to partner up

A few quick takes on Tuesday's primary election voting.

Tom Kacich | Expect Rauner, Harold campaigns to partner up

Illinois Governor


Daniel Biss (D)


Bob Daiber(D)


J.B. Pritzker (D)


Tio Hardiman(D)


Chris Kennedy (D)


Robert Marshall(D)


Jeanne Ives (R)


Bruce Rauner (R)

 

IL Attorney General


Scott Drury (D)


Sharon Fairley (D)


Aaron Goldstein (D)


Pat Quinn (D)


Kwame Raoul (D)


Nancy Rotering (D)


Jesse Ruiz (D)


Garry Grasso (R)


Erika Harold (R)

 

13th Congressional District


Jon Ebel (D)


David Gill (D)


Erik Jones (D)


Betsy Londrigan (D)


Angel Sides (D)

 

15th Congressional District


Kevin Gaither (D)


Carl Spoerer (D)

 

101st Illinois House District


Dan Caulkins (R)


Todd Henricks (R)


Randy Keith (R)

 

104th Illinois House District


Cindy Cunningham (D)


Frank McCullough (D)

 

6th Judicial Circuit


Sami Anderson (R)


Randy Rosenbaum (R)

 

Champaign County Clerk


Matt Grandone (R)


Jon Rector (R)

 

Champaign County Sheriff


Allen Jones (R)


Greg Worrell (R)

 

Champaign County Board District 6


Mike Ingram (D)


Pattsi Petrie (D)


Charles Young (D)

 

Champaign County Board District 10


Tanisha King-Taylor (D)


Chris Stohr (D)

Election Coverage

Thu, 03/22/2018 - 7:00am

Jim Dey | Madigan once again shows who's the boss

Jim Dey | Madigan once again shows who's the boss

His choice for governor — billionaire J.B. Pritzker — won in a romp, but the vindictive House speaker must have taken particular pleasure in crushing state Sen. Scott Drury, who dared to oppose his re-election as speaker.


Thu, 03/22/2018 - 7:00am

With the 2018 primary in the books; it's on to November

With the 2018 primary in the books; it's on to November

With T-minus 244 days until it's back to the polls for the general election, here's a quick review of Tuesday's primary.


Wed, 03/21/2018 - 9:00am

Harold overcomes primary jitters while cruising to GOP nod for AG

Harold overcomes primary jitters while cruising to GOP nod for AG

The Urbana attorney and former Miss America collected 367,969 statewide votes Tuesday, better than Democratic winner Kwame Raoul's 366,875 and even Gov. Bruce Rauner's 351,086 in the gubernatorial race.


Wed, 03/21/2018 - 7:00am

Champaign sheriff's chief deputy caps long climb through ranks with primary win

Champaign sheriff's chief deputy caps long climb through ranks with primary win

Allen Jones of Rantoul, who started with sheriff's office as a correctional officer 28 years ago, easily defeated his opponent, Greg Worrell, in the Republican contest, getting three-quarters of the votes.


Wed, 03/21/2018 - 7:00am

Londrigan easily wins Democratic nomination to challenge Davis

Londrigan easily wins Democratic nomination to challenge Davis

With 99% of the vote counted, the Springfield woman had 45.7% of the vote to 22.4% for Erik Jones of Edwardsville, 14.4% for Dr. David Gill of Bloomington, 13.3% for UI Professor Jon Ebel of Urbana and 4.2% for Angel Sides of Springfield.


Wed, 03/21/2018 - 7:00am

County clerk's employee ekes out win in GOP primary to replace his boss

County clerk's employee ekes out win in GOP primary to replace his boss

Matt Grandone, who has worked for more than three years in the county clerk's office and is currently its director of training, will face Democrat Aaron Ammons in the general election in November.


Wed, 03/21/2018 - 7:00am

Rosenbaum bests Champaign attorney in 6th Judicial Circuit GOP contest

Rosenbaum bests Champaign attorney in 6th Judicial Circuit GOP contest

Judge Randy Rosenbaum received 60 percent of the vote to Sami Anderson's 40 percent.


Wed, 03/21/2018 - 7:00am

Decatur businessman pulls out a win in 101st District GOP primary

Decatur businessman pulls out a win in 101st District GOP primary

With 97 percent of the vote in, Dan Caulkins had 5,937 votes to 5,205 for Randy Keith of rural Monticello and 2,470 for Todd Henricks of Cerro Gordo. It amounted to about a 5-percentage-point lead.


Wed, 03/21/2018 - 7:00am

Political first-timer bests incumbent in Champaign County Board District 10

Political first-timer bests incumbent in Champaign County Board District 10

Tanisha King-Taylor, a political novice who is director of the tenant union at the University of Illinois, won a surprisingly easy victory over sitting county board member Chris Stohr.