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  • Rauner, GOP rally at state fair; Dems nix vetoes story has photos
    Updated: Aug-19-15 8:34 pm

    SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - A re-energized Illinois Republican Party celebrated its newfound influence Wednesday, with party leaders telling a cheering crowd at the Illinois State Fair they are more united than ever against majority Democrats and Gov. Bruce Rauner announcing a goal to have GOP control of the Legislature within eight years.