Tribune, Crain’s Endorse Dem Governor Candidates: Kennedy, Pritzker

Two Chicago newspapers have endorsed candidates in the Democratic gubernatorial race. The Tribune has endorsed Chris Kennedy and Crain's Chicago Business has endorsed J.B. Pritzker. The Tribune, Crain's and the Sun-Times have all endorsed Governor Bruce Rauner over State Rep. Jeanne Ives in the Republican primary. The Sun-Times has not announced its Democratic primary endorsement. Update: The Sun-Times endorsed Pritzer on Sunday 2/25.
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Nancy S Bishop

Nancy S. Bishop is publisher and Stages editor of Third Coast Review. She’s a member of the American Theatre Critics Association and a 2014 Fellow of the National Critics Institute at the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center. You can read her personal writing on pop culture at, and follow her on Twitter @nsbishop. She also writes about film, books, art, architecture and design.