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Biden, Christie in Illinois for governor's race

Biden, Christie in Illinois for governor's race

CHICAGO | The closely watched race for Illinois governor got a high-profile boost Monday with Vice President Joe Biden fundraising for Gov. Pat Quinn and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie stumping for the Chicago Democrat's challenger, Republican Bruce Rauner.

August 25, 2014 10:30 pm Photos

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Biden, Christie in Illinois for governor's race

Biden, Christie in Illinois for governor's race

From left, Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn, Vice President Joe Biden, and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel talk after participating in a roundtable discussion with small business owners to highlight the importance of raising the minimum wage, Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, in Chicago. Quinn has made raising the m…

August 25, 2014 6:41 pm
Biden, Christie in Illinois for governor's race

Biden, Christie in Illinois for governor's race

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, center, speaks with campaign volunteers during a stop at Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner's Chicago campaign headquarters Monday, Aug. 25, 2014. While speaking with the volunteers, the Republican Governors Association chairman said he questions …

August 25, 2014 6:41 pm
Biden, Christie in Illinois for governor's race

Biden, Christie in Illinois for governor's race

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, left, poses for photos with campaign volunteers during a stop at Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner's Chicago campaign headquarters Monday, Aug. 25, 2014. While speaking with Rauner's volunteers, the Republican Governors Association chairman said …

August 25, 2014 6:41 pm
Biden, Christie in Illinois for governor's race

Biden, Christie in Illinois for governor's race

Vice President Joe Biden accompanied by Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn, and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel speaks during a roundtable discussion with small business owners to highlight the importance of raising the minimum wage, Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, in Chicago. Quinn has made raising the minimum wage…

August 25, 2014 6:41 pm
Biden, Christie in Illinois for governor's race

Biden, Christie in Illinois for governor's race

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, center, poses for photos with campaign volunteers during a stop at Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner's Chicago campaign headquarters Monday, Aug. 25, 2014. While speaking with Rauner's volunteers, the Republican Governors Association chairman sai…

August 25, 2014 6:41 pm
Biden, Christie in Illinois for governor's race

Biden, Christie in Illinois for governor's race

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn, left, and Vice President Joe Biden, talk after participating in a roundtable discussion with small business owners to highlight the importance of raising the minimum wage, Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, in Chicago. Quinn has made raising the minimum wage a cornerstone of his…

August 25, 2014 6:41 pm
Biden, Christie in Illinois for governor's race

Biden, Christie in Illinois for governor's race

From left, Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn, Vice President Joe Biden, and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel participate in a roundtable discussion with small business owners to highlight the importance of raising the minimum wage,†Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, in Chicago. Quinn has made raising the minimum wage a…

August 25, 2014 6:41 pm
Biden, Christie in Illinois for governor's race

Biden, Christie in Illinois for governor's race

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, center, speaks with campaign volunteers during a stop at Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner's Chicago campaign headquarters Monday, Aug. 25, 2014. While speaking with the volunteers, the Republican Governors Association chairman said he questions …

August 25, 2014 6:41 pm
Fundraiser lists, emails raise Bennett questions

Fundraiser lists, emails raise Bennett questions

INDIANAPOLIS | Former Indiana schools chief Tony Bennett kept multiple campaign databases on Department of Education servers and ordered his staff to dissect a speech by his Democratic opponent for inaccuracies last fall in apparent violations of Indiana election and ethics laws, documents o…

September 11, 2013 5:30 pm

A roundup of recent Indiana newspaper editorials

Test aims to end social promotions in Indiana schools

March 31, 2012 12:00 am

Excerpts from recent Indiana editorials

A major move for mass transit

November 19, 2011 12:00 am

Excerpts from recent Indiana editorials

Indiana's secretary of state can't be trusted

October 22, 2011 12:00 am

GUEST EDITORIALS: Plan is good start for spending cuts

Republicans in the Illinois General Assembly have finally unveiled a plan that addresses the state's key financial issue: spending.

April 02, 2011 12:00 am

Some Newton County voters received wrong ballots

INDIANAPOLIS | Some voters in Newton County received the wrong ballots in Tuesday's election.

November 03, 2010 12:45 pm

First lady hits campaign trail again

CHICAGO | First lady Michelle Obama returned to the campaign trail Wednesday for the first time in nearly two years, raising money for an Illinois Democrat locked in a close race for the U.S. Senate seat once held by her husband, President Barack Obama.

October 14, 2010 12:00 am

Durbin wants ad backers probed

WASHINGTON | The Senate's No. 2 Democrat is asking the Internal Revenue Service to investigate spending by groups like Crossroads GPS, a third-party group backed by Republican operative Karl Rove, that have pumped millions into advertisements targeting Democrats.

October 14, 2010 12:00 am

Biden, first lady hit Ill. campaign trail

CHICAGO | Even in this Democratic-leaning home state of President Barack Obama, the White House isn't taking anything for granted with an election that could mean big gains for Republicans just three weeks away.

October 13, 2010 12:00 am

Democrats who took over House now under GOP duress

INDIANAPOLIS | Conservative Indiana provided the first sign of a Democratic sweep in 2006 when Republicans lost three House seats in the Hoosier state, then glumly watched dozens more fall as polls closed across the country.

October 12, 2010 12:00 am

GUEST EDITORIALS: New website on candidates worth visit

In two of the last three gubernatorial elections in Illinois, voters disregarded federal corruption investigations and elected governors who later would be convicted in federal court.

October 02, 2010 12:00 am
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