Illinois Primary http://northernpublicradio.org en Voter Turnout for Illinois Primary http://northernpublicradio.org/post/voter-turnout-illinois-primary <p>&nbsp;</p><p>Illinois election officials say it appears voter turnout was weak for Tuesday&#39;s primary.&nbsp; Wed, 21 Mar 2012 16:37:33 +0000 Mike Moen 8854 at http://northernpublicradio.org Voter Turnout for Illinois Primary Romney Wins Illinois http://northernpublicradio.org/post/romney-wins-illinois <p>&nbsp;</p><p>Front-runner Mitt Romney called the Illinois primary an ``extraordinary victory.&#39;&#39; Wed, 21 Mar 2012 07:29:55 +0000 Associated Press 8825 at http://northernpublicradio.org Illinois Primary: Live Blog And Results http://northernpublicradio.org/post/illinois-primary-live-blog-and-results With a decisive victory in Illinois, Mitt Romney is firmly in the driver's seat of the Republican presidential nomination contest.<p>In a victory speech in Schaumburg, Ill., the former Massachusetts governor thanked his Republican opponents, but very quickly pivoted to the general election against President Obama.<p>"It's time to say this word," said Romney. "Enough. We've had enough... We need a president who believes in us."<p>This Romney speech even sounded different. Tue, 20 Mar 2012 22:54:00 +0000 editor 8820 at http://northernpublicradio.org Illinois Primary: Live Blog And Results