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Ken Griffin Goes 'All In' to Make Mayor of Key Trading Hub the Governor of Illinois

  • Citadel founder spending big to defeat Pritzker in Illinois
  • Griffin backs mayor of Aurora, a high-speed trading crossroads
Ken Griffin
Ken GriffinPhotographer: Christopher Dilts/Bloomberg

You’d never guess that wealth and power in America converge here, at the intersection of Diehl and Eola roads, off Interstate 88, west of Chicago.

But not everything is as it seems in Aurora, Illinois.