Update 9:43 p.m.

WCIA has learned that Darren Bailey has called Governor Pritzker to concede the election. He is set to deliver a speech to his supporters in Springfield soon.


CHICAGO (WCIA) — The Associated Press has projected that J.B. Pritzker, incumbent Democratic Governor of Illinois, has won reelection over Republican challenger Darren Bailey.

Pritzker is expected to make a speech around 8 p.m. at the Marriott Marquee hotel in Chicago to thank his supporters. His speech can be viewed using the live stream on our website and our app.