Quinn believes he's won as vote counting continues

November 2, 2010

Produced by City Room and Associated Press

(AP photo Nam Y. Huh/file)
Republican state Sen. and gubernatorial candidate Bill Brady and Illinois Governor and Democratic candidate Pat Quinn.

Illinois Democratic Governor Pat Quinn said he believes he's won the gubernatorial race. Republican state Senator Bill Brady earlier told supporters that the governor's race will not be decided tonight. With 99 percent of precincts reporting, Quinn leads by more than 8,000 votes.

11,134 of 11,209 precincts - 99 percent
     
      Pat Quinn, Dem (i) 1,694,196 - 46 percent
      Bill Brady, GOP 1,685,847 - 46 percent
      Scott Lee Cohen, Ind 132,639 - 4 percent
      Rich Whitney, Grn 98,511 - 3 percent
      Lex Green, Lib 33,922 - 1 percent

Updated At: 7:18 a.m.