Republican primary

State Rep. Ives Will Oppose Rauner In Primary

Oct 30, 2017

A state representative from Wheaton has begun circulating petitions in an effort to challenge Gov. Bruce Rauner in next year's Republican primary. 

Jeanne Ives, who has been in the Illinois House since 2013, has been critical of Rauner for signing certain legislation, including a plan that allows public funds to pay for abortions.  She is considered among the legislature’s more conservative members. 

Illinois Primary Battle in 35th Senate District

Mar 12, 2012

Two incumbents square off in this hotly contested race.