A press release from GOP gubernatorial hopeful Bruce Rauner:
Bruce Rauner Statement on Pat Quinn Lt. Gov. Pick
Mike Schrimpf, communications director for Bruce Rauner’s gubernatorial campaign, issued the following statement regarding Pat Quinn’s lieutenant governor selection:
“Picking Paul Vallas confirms that Pat Quinn is running scared.
“Quinn understands that Bruce Rauner has a proven record on school reform and is the only candidate who will shake up the status quo in Springfield.
“Unfortunately for Quinn, no lieutenant governor candidate can cover up his record of skyrocketing unemployment, higher taxes and failing schools.”
Kirk Dillard Reaction to Gov. Quinn’s choice of Paul Vallas
LOMBARD, Ill. – Republican candidate for Governor Kirk Dillard issued the following statement regarding Gov. Quinn’s choice of former Chicago Schools CEO Paul Vallas for Lt. Governor.
“While I’m focused on winning the GOP Primary, clearly this is an all City Hall/Chicago ticket.
“Paul Vallas — like Pat Quinn — is a big spender.
“In a Kirk Dillard and Jil Tracy ticket, the collar counties and downstate will be represented too.”