Spring Primary Elections Today; Many State Offices Have Challengers

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OTTAWA – With Governor Bruce Rauner facing challengers from his own party, the democratic side for this falls election could be decided today as voters head to the polls in Illinois from the Spring Primary Election. Many state level offices have primary contests today, including the Secretary of State and Illinois House District 76. On the federal level there will be a race in the 18th Congressional District trying to replace incumbent Darin LaHood. In local races of note, primary challenges for LaSalle County Clerk and Treasurer will be on the ballot, as will the Bureau Co Treasurer and Livingston County Sheriff. The polls will close at 7 PM this evening.