Illinois GOP

Amanda Vinicky

Gov. Bruce Rauner's November election victory landed his party a summer prize Illinois Republicans haven't had in dozen years --- the pride of having Governor's Day at the Illinois State Fair. But Rauner's day of political revelry Wednesday ended with a stinging defeat.

New Leader for Illinois GOP

Jun 2, 2013
Huffington Post

As a divided Illinois Republican Party heads into another election cycle next year, it will have a new chairman.  Jack Dorgan of Rosemont was picked during a private vote of the state central committee.