Illinois Primary 2010: Governor, Senate Seat And Cook County Board President Up For Grabs (PHOTOS)

04/03/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

At a time of economic turmoil and with the country seemingly divided politically, Illinois voters will have a chance to vote on the first round of candidates for governor, senator and Cook County Board President on Tuesday.

After months of mudslinging, it can be difficult for voters to divide fact from fiction, so we narrowed down the most popular candidates in each race and briefly described what they claim to be about.

Check them out--and decide for yourself:

Illinois Primaries: Meet The Top Candidates For Senator, Governor And Cook County Board President
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