Illinois Voters Take on Gubernatorial Race, Bond Issues

Shields, Yvette; Carvlin, Elizabeth
March 2002
Bond Buyer;3/21/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31349, p4
Trade Publication
Reports developments on elections in Chicago, Illinois as of March 2002. Victory of Jim Ryan for the primary; Impact of primary results to Democrats; Anticipation of changes to Cook County Board of Commissioners after defeat of several candidates.


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