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Quinn calls poll giving Rauner double-digit lead 'phony-baloney'

Gov. PQuinn speaking before signing law thestablishes Statewide Advisory Referendum taxing millionaires Irving Ele. School 3501 ClintBerwyn Il. Tuesday July

Gov. Pat Quinn speaking before signing a law that establishes a Statewide Advisory Referendum on taxing millionaires at the Irving Ele. School 3501 Clinton Berwyn, Il. Tuesday, July 29, 2014 | Brian Jackson/Sun-Times

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Updated: July 29, 2014 3:11PM

Gov. Pat Quinn on Tuesday dismissed a recent poll giving his Republican opponent Bruce Rauner a 14-point lead as “phony-baloney” and suggested it’s a bit early to write his political obituary.

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