Steve Kim http://wuis.org en Six Candidates File To Run For Governor http://wuis.org/post/six-candidates-file-run-governor <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Candidates looking to run in the March primary began filing their paperwork today (11/25) with the State Board of Elections. Anyone who was in line by 8 a.m. gets a chance at the top spot on the ballot. Six men who want to be Illinois' next governor made that deadline.</p><p></p> Mon, 25 Nov 2013 20:13:59 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 13733 at http://wuis.org Six Candidates File To Run For Governor Jil Tracy Chosen As Running Mate http://wuis.org/post/jil-tracy-chosen-running-mate <p>State Senator Kirk Dillard has selected a west-central Illinois lawmaker to join him on the ballot in his bid to be the state’s next Governor.&nbsp; State Representative Jil Tracy stood before a crowd of about 150 in Quincy’s Washington Park and accepted Dillard’s request to run as lieutenant governor.</p><p>The Quincy Republican says she took a close look at all of the Republican candidates for Governor before making her decision.</p> Tue, 03 Sep 2013 16:50:23 +0000 Sean Crawford 8276 at http://wuis.org Jil Tracy Chosen As Running Mate