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CHICAGO, IL - NOVEMBER 4: Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner declares victory during his election night gathering while incumbent Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn is yet to concede on November 4, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. Rauner leads by over 170,000 votes with 98 percent reporting. (Photo by John Gress/Getty Images)

Rauner Says His Agenda Will Make Illinois More Competitive

“We must avoid slipping further behind other states in the quality of our children’s education, the capacity of our economy to grow, and our ability to care for our state’s most vulnerable,” Rauner told members of the General Assembly.”

02/04/2015

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Illinois Governor Awards Medical Marijuana Licenses

Rauner awarded licenses to 18 cultivation centers and 52 retail shops, which means Illinois’ first legal marijuana crop could be harvested this year.

02/02/2015

"My primary opponent has not been consistent in her values," Schweich says of Catherine Hanaway, evokes conceal-carry. (Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

State Auditor Tom Schweich Announces Candidacy for Governor

State Auditor Tom Schweich now wants the top job in Missouri.

01/29/2015

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Battle for Illinois Governor Reaches Presidential Proportions

The race for Illinois governor is getting attention from the highest office in the land.

10/20/2014

KMOX

Republican Gov. Candidates Critical Over Closed State Facilities

Some of the Republican candidates for governor are critical of the recent closure of state facilities.

03/11/2014

Getty/ Frank Polich

Quinn Hiring

Illinois Governor Quinn is ramping up his re-election campaign. Quinn’s campaign over the weekend hired Illinois native Bill Hyers as chief strategist. Hyers most recently managed Bill de Blasio’s successful campaign for mayor of New York.

02/24/2014

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Mo. House Increases Funding for Schools

Missouri House committee endorses funding increase for public schools.

02/19/2014

Photo: KMOX

GOP Governor Candidates to Debate in Springfield

The four Republican candidates are set for another debate in March.

02/18/2014

UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Mo. Governor Negotiates Tax Cut Bill

Governor Jay Nixon reveals his terms for negotiating a tax cut bill.

02/14/2014

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon

Gov. Nixon Expresses Veto Power

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has expressed his power to veto recently, turning down everything from online databases for businesses to juveniles as sex offenders.

07/03/2013

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