But, Republican hopeful, Bruce Rauner, triggered a loophole. He donated more than a quarter million dollars of his own money to his campaign fund. It means those limits don't exist anymore for anyone who's running.
Contribution limits are a fairly new thing in Illinois. The goal is to level the playing field among all candidates.
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