Illinois: Dan Lipinski fights off primary challenge from progressive


In the news sponsored by gilkey window company here steve grzanich good morning everyone thirty one degrees in chicago this morning on our way to forty today the suspect believed to be responsible for a series of bombings in texas has been killed following a confrontation with police police say they traced the suspect to a hotel overnight not far from where a suspicious package was located yesterday ben fled the scene then detonate a detonated a bomb inside his own vehicle police say they're still looking for possible co conspirators and other bombs that may have been shipped or placed earlier the suspect is a twenty four year old white man preliminary turn out from the primary yesterday looks like it's going to be at thirty one percent in chicago and in suburban cook county in two thousand fourteen for the primary for illinois governor the turnout was only sixteen percent in chicago fresh from his primary wind democratic candidate for governor jay pritzker says he's confident he can bring democrats together in the race against republican bruce rauner believe strongly that we have a common set values a core setina values as democrats that i talked about during the campaign bama progressive democrat who believes in the kitchen table issues critter one only about forty five percent of the democratic vote rauner fought off a close battle with fellow republican genie ives rauner and odds were separated by only about four percentage points despite suffering a defeat with the unpopular sweetened beverage tax toni preckwinkle has won the primary for cook county board president former chicago alderman bob fioretti hoped to take advantage of the revolt against the soda tax but his efforts apparently fell short democratic representative dan lipinski is held off a challenge from business woman and first time political candidate marine newman for congress in the third congressional district a mexican immigrant hey seuss chewy garcia has won the democratic nomination for congressman luis gutierrez his seat in washington have decided that the nation is ready to send an immigrant from mexico he's the heavy favorite against republican nominee mark lawrence in the november general election cook county assessor joe berrios has conceded his race to challenge her fritz kagan barrio.

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