Darren Bailey: 2022 candidate for Illinois governor
Office sought: Illinois governor
Previous offices held:
Q: What do you consider the key to an effective working relationship between the governor's office and legislative leaders? If your party is not in the majority in the legislature, how will you work to make government operate effectively?
Q: Federal assistance has enabled the state to make important advances toward improving its budget. What will you do to ensure these advances continue when the federal aid is gone?
Q: To what extent are you happy or unhappy with the evidence-based model for education funding now in place in Illinois? How would you define "adequate" state funding for Illinois schools and what will you do to promote that?
Q: Do you believe elections in Illinois are free and fair? What changes, if any, are needed regarding election security and voter access?
Q: How well has Illinois responded to Supreme Court indications that it considers abortion, gay marriage and other social issues to be state, not federal, responsibilities? What if anything needs to be done in these areas and what would you do to make your vision come to pass?