Democrat Pat Quinn has been sworn in to a full term as governor of Illinois, two years after he got the job when his predecessor was kicked out of office.Quinn was sworn in Monday in Springfield amid an immense budget crisis.He was lieutenant governor until January 2009.
On Tuesday night, WBEZ and wbez.org went wall-to-wall with coverage of the 2010 mid-term elections. Our web traffic was through the roof (highest ever) and our on-air programming was outstanding.You want to see what it looked like in a snappy video produced and edited by Samuel Vega?
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.
After I successfully predicted the Super Bowl withdrawal announcement from scandal-plagued Lt. Gov Candidate Scott Lee Cohen, many have asked if I have any other predictions. Here's one: Scott Lee Cohen will run as an independent for Governor.