2014 Election Coverage

Election Coverage

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.

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

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

Sat, 09/15/2018 - 7:00am

Hopefuls in three Champaign County races argue their cases

In the first of three Friday forums hosted by the League of Women Voters, the NAACP and The News-Gazette, candidates for sheriff, clerk and auditor answered questions submitted by the audience.


Sat, 09/15/2018 - 7:00am

Danville, Vermilion election officials not ready to consider consolidation

As more city election commissions around the state consolidate with their local county clerk's office, only a few cities — including Danville — haven't formally brought up the idea.


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.