Chris Kennedy to run for Illinois Governor

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Chicago businessman Chris Kennedy announced his plans to run for Illinois governor in 2018 in a campaign video posted  to his campaign website Wednesday morning

The Democrat was set to officially file the paperwork by Wednesday afternoon.

In that video posted by his campaign, Kennedy says he’s “running for governor because this state is headed in the wrong direction.”

He goes on to say that he believes compromise is not surrender and “that’s how our state should work.”

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