Daniel Biss (Governor)

Mathematician

2018 candidate for Illinois Governor

Affiliation: Democrat[ref]


About Daniel

Education: BS from Harvard University; PhD in mathematics from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.[ref]

Professional experience: Daniel joined the University of Chicago’s mathematics faculty after finishing his PhD. Daniel currently represents the 9th District in the Illinois State Senate.[ref]


Path to Governor

Incumbent: Bruce Rauner (R)

Primary: March 20, 2018

Daniel is one in a very crowded field of 11 candidates for Governor.[Ballotpedia]

General: November 6, 2018

Illinois governor has swapped between Republican and Democratic candidates in recent history. In the 2016 Presidential election the state went to Hillary Clinton (55-38%).[Ballotpedia]


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