Republican Bruce Rauner launched an ad in September 2014 which claims Gov. Quinn is part of a group of state politicians linked to questionable spending and ethics.
The ad, called “100 years,” alleges a connection between Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn to a group of state politicians accused of cronyism and corruption, saying the group collectively spent more than 100 years in office and that “100 years of failure is enough.”
WQAD News 8 reporter Brittany Lewis and the Quad-City Times reporter Ed Tibbetts have partnered to check the facts behind political ads. Click here to see what they found.
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