Quinn, Rauner Agree To 3 Debates By Ryan Pumroy • Aug 20, 2014 TweetShareGoogle+Email The Illinois candidates for governor have agreed to three debates, all of which will take place in October. Credit facebook.com/GovernorQuinn & facebook.com/BruceRauner Incumbent Democrat Pat Quinn and his Republican opponent Bruce Rauner will meet in Peoria on October 9. The candidates will then meet in Chicago on October 14 and 16. Tags: Gov. Pat QuinnBruce RaunerIllinois2014 electionTweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread.