CHICAGO - If GOP gubernatorical primary candidate Bruce Rauner's "upside down" ad or the one about his $18 Timex didn't catch your fancy, maybe his newest featuring a plaid shirt-clad Rauner shaking a holiday snow globe with the State Capitol inside will do the trick. Or maybe the one with the sledge hammer. Or the malted shake. Altogether there are seven 15 second ads, and there's audience participation to pick the best ad on the new Hammerandshake.com website to boot.
Sort of like "Illinois' Got Ads" instead of "America's Got Talent."
With another $100,000 donation added to the Rauner campaign Monday, their fundraising surpassed the $6 million mark -
Following $25,000 each coming from three members of Chicago's uber-wealthy Lester Crown family, plus more from other well-heeled donors -