“I just got off the phone with Sean and congratulated him on winning this race,” Newman told supporters. “He has my full support.“
Bailey had been courting the former Republican president, who made the endorsement at an Illinois rally Saturday with U.S. Rep. Mary Miller
Griffin backed Aurora Mayor Richard Irvin, whose support is tanking, polls show. But the billionaire’s aide says his departure is “unrelated.”
Donald Trump’s endorsement could end up being a big factor in the bitter primary fight for reelection between Miller and Davis.
Chicago Sun-Times/WBEZ poll finds a majority of likely Republican voters would support Trump in 2024, and even more believe he should be in office now.
A Chicago Sun-Times/WBEZ Poll found two-thirds of likely Republican voters are not sure who they’ll vote for, despite Griffin’s heavy backing of a GOP slate.
The Sun-Times/WBEZ poll of likely Republican voters shows the downstate Republican state senator with a double-digit lead over the Aurora mayor
Fundraising leader Richard Irvin faces blow after blow from rivals but brushes it all off, saying, ‘I’m hurting their political aspirations.’
In-person early voting in the rest of the city begins June 13.
Next to Indiana and Wisconsin, the state has less strict requirements for voter identification, absentee ballots and same-day registration.