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Illinois GOP governor trails Democrats by double-digits in new poll

Feb 28, 2018 - Politico

CHICAGO - With roughly three weeks until the Illinois primary election and more than $100 million of their personal funds already invested, billionaire Democrat J.B. Pritzker and multi-millionaire Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner hold double-digit leads against their respective primary challengers, according to a new poll by the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute.

But the results suggest Rauner, considered one of the most vulnerable incumbents in the nation, is in serious jeopardy of being den...