Daley's departure leaves Quinn as Illinois Democrats' likely, if little-loved, 2014 nominee

  • by: SARA BURNETT , Associated Press
  • Updated: September 17, 2013 - 5:35 PM

CHICAGO — Despite a months-long effort to unseat him by influential members of his own party, Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn emerged as Democrats' presumed standard bearer to keep the office next year after former White House chief of staff William Daley abruptly dropped his primary challenge.

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