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Gov. Pat Quinn concedes Illinois governor election to Bruce Rauner

Tyler Pager, Breaking News Editor

November 5, 2014

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Politics

Gov. Pat Quinn conceded the gubernatorial election Wednesday afternoon to Republican challenger Bruce Rauner. Quinn, who refused to accept Rauner's victory on Tuesday night, said he wanted to wait until every vote was counted. However, at a press conference Wednesday, Quinn said a victory was no longer possible. "It's clear that we...