Rauner’s campaign had $65,568,284.23 cash on hand on Oct. 1. That’s nearly 25 times as much as State Sen. Daniel Biss’s $2,668,521.64.
Besides restructuring the amusement tax, Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s 2018 budget increases ride-hailing fees and the monthly tax tacked on to phone bills.
Patty Schuh will serve as Rauner’s deputy chief of staff for communications after having served as spokeswoman for four Republican Senate leaders.
Pawar said he was starting a political action committee to organize young people around progressive ideas.
A former business partner of Gov. Bruce Rauner is suing Rauner, but all court records are being kept secret — allegedly at the governor’s request.
Ordinary people believe the rich have some secret knowledge that makes them wiser, maybe even better, than the rest of us.
The Illinois Republican Party called the endorsement “the latest chapter in a years-long pattern” of doing Michael Madigan’s bidding.
“You’ve done outstanding work for the months that you served. Very challenging, wild times, and we appreciate it,” Rauner said.
The two issues — assault weapons and “bump stocks” would be paired together, which Moylan said is expected to meet some criticism.
Although the U.S. House bill faces certain defeat in the U.S. Senate, the legislation passed the House and is a major priority for the GOP.
I just don’t see the man quitting, certainly not at this point when his time in public office would likely be portrayed as a failure.
“Benedict Rauner going back on his word and signing HB40,” Rauner ally John Tillman wrote on Facebook.
Most women in Illinois no doubt did not realize that the trigger law, formally 720 Illinois Criminal Statue 510, was dangling over their heads.
Gov. Bruce Rauner signed a controversial bill expanding insurance coverage for abortion. “I personally am pro-choice. I always have been.”
More than 600 movers-and-shakers have signed on to a committee supporting the drive to win the heated competition for Amazon’s $5 billion investment.