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88th District

Candidates speak into mic
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The candidates for the 88th Illinois House District have different ideas on how the state can aid recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. But all three agree on one thing: state government should have acted sooner to blunt the financial blow of the virus.

The Libertarian Party of Greater Peoria is running a slate of at least eight candidates for state and county offices in November.

Karla Bailey-Smith speaks at podium
Mary Cullen / WGLT

Democrat Karla Bailey-Smith of Bloomington made her official 2020 campaign announcement Thursday in the race for Illinois’ 88th House District.