Bruce Rauner wins Lake County GOP straw poll

November 9, 2013 3:06:08 PM PST
The Lake County Republican Central Committee held its first gubernatorial straw poll Saturday.

The committee gathered with the candidates and voters Saturday morning in Gurnee.

Bruce Rauner won the straw vote with 250 votes and Senator Kirk Dillard was a distant second with 59 votes.

Friday, Democratic Governor Pat Quinn announced that Paul Vallas would be his lieutenant governor running mate. They will make their first appearance together next week.