WSIL is reporting, “One of the country’s top political news sites has named the Illinois governor’s race as the one most-likely to be won by the challenger.
POLITICO listed 10 gubernatorial races to watch in 2018.
It said the governorship in Illinois was most-likely to switch parties, noting Gov. Bruce Rauner’s unpopularity.
“Years of strife with Illinois Democrats has left Rauner in a weak position,” the site writes. “One of the governor’s strengths is his wealth, which Rauner has poured into advertising in Illinois. But billionaire J.B. Pritzker has emerged as the front-runner to face Rauner and will be able to match the governor in spending if he wins the [Democratic] nomination.”…”