Despite the inclusion of Libertarian candidate Julie Fox, whose party won a spot on the Nov. 4 ballot last month, Topinka had her best showing yet among the three Reboot Illinois/We Ask America polls conducted thus far on the comptroller’s race. The latest poll, conducted Sept. 2 among 1,064 likely voters, gave Topinka a nearly 20-point lead over Simon, who opted to run against Topinka over seeking re-election as Pat Quinn’s lieutenant governor.
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Down only nine points in Chicago!!