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BetterGov: Governor candidate's job claims built on shaky foundation

Politics

By LGIS News Service | Mar 12, 2018

Job growth

During a recent debate between Illinois’ Democratic governor hopefuls, billionaire venture capitalist J.B. Pritzker proclaimed himself “the only candidate on this stage that’s created thousands and thousands of jobs.”

That prompted this retort from rival Chris Kennedy, a developer and one-time manager of a property portfolio owned by his politically storied family: “I think if there’s an award for that, it would go to me.”

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