Gov. Bruce Rauner deposited $50 million of his own money into his campaign fund last month, sending a message to potential challengers.
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Kelly told the Sun-Times, “People have come to me about giving thought to running for governor . . . asking is this something I would consider.”
Billionaire venture capitalist J.B. Pritzker has been approached by Democratic leaders about running for Illinois governor in 2018.
Chris Kennedy said he thought his message to the delegation spoke for itself and that he refuses to participate in media scrums.
Unfortunately for Democrats, the list of strong contenders against Gov. Bruce Rauner is short.