An election bill, signed July 12, requires the Governor and the Lieutenant Governor to run as a team in the general primary election.
House Bill 5820 (P.A. 96-1018) was introduced following controversy surrounding the 2010 Democrat primary election win of a largely unknown candidate, Scott Lee Cohen.
Cohen later bowed out of the race following media revelations that raised serious concerns about his qualifications and character." /> Skip to Main Content
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