Republican candidate for Governor, State Senator Kirk Dillard, has chosen a downstate lawmaker as his running mate.
Dillard announced today that State Representative Jil Tracy of Quincy is his choice for Lt. Governor.
Tracy is an attorney who’s served in the Illinois House since 2006.
Before that, she headed up the West Central office of the Illinois Attorney General for seven years.
Republican Gubernatorial candidate, State Treasurer Dan Rutherford, has named attorney Steve Kim as his running mate.
Republicans Bill Brady and Bruce Rauner, and Democrats Bill Daley and Governor Pat Quinn, have not announced their choices yet.