2018 primaries

Carter Staley / NPR Illinois / 91.9 UIS

Candidates in the Illinois governor’s race blew through campaign contribution limits months ago, but recently a few state House races did too.

Scott Drury

"Access to the ballot is a substantial right" argued Scott Drury's attorney, Casey Westover. It was the argument that was overall victorious in the hearing which claimed Drury should not be allowed on the ballot for attorney general due to a technicality with his statement of economic interest. 

Jaclyn Driscoll / NPR Illinois

Even though the primary election is over three months away, Democratic gubernatorial hopeful J.B. Pritzker has already notched a win. Pritzker was selected to be first on the primary ballot among the seven candidates running.