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Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn speaks as he and his Republican rival, Bruce Rauner, appear together for the first time before the 2014 general election, during the annual meeting of the Illinois Education Association Friday, April 11, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)

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Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn, left, and his Republican rival, Bruce Rauner, appear together for the first time before the 2014 general election, during the annual meeting of the Illinois Education Association Friday, April 11, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)

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Illinois Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner speaks as he and opponent Gov. Pat Quinn appear together for the first time before the 2014 general election, during the annual meeting of the Illinois Education Association Friday, April 11, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)

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Illinois Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner speaks as he and opponent Gov. Pat Quinn appear together for the first time before the 2014 general election, during the annual meeting of the Illinois Education Association Friday, April 11, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)

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Illinois Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner smiles as he and opponent Gov. Pat Quinn appear together for the first time before the 2014 general election, during the annual meeting of the Illinois Education Association Friday, April 11, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)

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Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn smile as he and his Republican rival, Bruce Rauner, appear together for the first time before the 2014 general election, during the annual meeting of the Illinois Education Association Friday, April 11, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)

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Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn, left, and his Republican rival, Bruce Rauner, appear together for the first time before the 2014 general election, during the annual meeting of the Illinois Education Association Friday, April 11, 2014, in Chicago. IEA president Cinda Klickna. who moderated the event, sits between them. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)

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RETRANSMISSION TO REMOVE EXTRANEOUS CROPPING ARTIFACT AT LOWER LEFT - Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn, left, and his Republican rival, Bruce Rauner, shake hands after they appeared together for the first time before the 2014 general election, during the annual meeting of the Illinois Education Association Friday, April 11, 2014, in Chicago. IEA president Cinda Klickna, who moderated the event, stands between them. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)

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President Barack Obama addresses the National Action Network convention in New York, Friday, April 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, Pool)

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President Barack Obama addresses the National Action Network convention in New York, Friday, April 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, Pool)

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FILE - In this July 14, 2010 file photo, U.S. Rep. Tom Petri, R-Wis., listens to witness testimony during a hearing at the Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Aviation on airline fees on Capitol Hill in Washington. Petri said Friday, April 11, 2014, that he plans to retire, ending a 35-year career as a moderate Republican from east-central Wisconsin. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)

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President Barack Obama hugs outgoing Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius as he stands with Vice President Joe Biden and his nominee to be her replacement, Budget Director Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Friday, April 11, 2014, in the Rose Garden f the White House in Washington. The moves come just over a week after sign-ups closed for the first year of insurance coverage under the so-called Obamacare law.(AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)