I urge Gov. Bruce Rauner to listen to columnist Mark Brown, the General Assembly and school officials and sign SB 1.
The governor has styled himself — clearly — as pro-immigrant. It’s time to live up to it.
What I fear is the tidal wave of damage the GOP has planned for our social safety net. Their current target is health care.
This state sometimes resembles a madhouse and the inmates are definitely running the asylum.
The governor wants the whole hog, and he’s cranking up another crisis in Illinois — the possibility of schools being unable to open — to get it.
Repealing the ACA will only cause premium rates to skyrocket, further destabilize the marketplaces and leave millions without coverage.