U.S. Rep. Luis Gutierrez is backing Pritzer for governor, while Rep. Bobby Rush is supporting Kennedy.
MARK BROWN: I’m starting to believe Chris Kennedy is serious about bringing “radical change” to Illinois’ property-tax system if elected governor.
KADNER: No state has ever achieved a junk bond rating, but as of July 1 we could be the first if the state doesn’t pass a budget.
LAURA WASHINGTON: Women must run for the state’s highest office to give voice to the issues that matter to them.
The Democratic gubernatorial candidate has contributed a total of $14.2 million to his campaign.
The endorsement helps the wealthy Pritzker further stand out in a crowded Democratic field that grew even larger Tuesday.
Drury becomes the eighth candidate to announce plans to run for the Democratic nomination for governor.