We’ve seen a big push over the past few weeks for an Arizona-style pension “fix” here.
Among those he recruited were state Sen. Karen McConnaughey, Republican fundraiser Todd Ricketts and GOP attorney general nominee Erika Harold.
“It’s important for me to work with Democrats and Republicans here in Washington on behalf of the people of Illinois,” J.B. Pritzker said.
Gov.-elect Pritzker bashed President Trump during his campaign against Gov. Rauner; he meets with the president Thursday at the White House.
If a TIF is ultimately created, developers would be required to set aside 2,000 units for low- and moderate-income Chicagoans.
As the background music plays the song “Thank You For Being a Friend,” the ad then shows two still photos of Rauner and Wilson yukking it up.
The Pritzker folks say they want to negotiate with all stakeholders on numerous issues.
Trump shook hands with the Obamas, but the Clintons did not acknowledge him and the Carters likewise were disinterested in Trump.
Gov. Bruce Rauner’s loss last month to Democrat J.B. Pritzker is the most lopsided Illinois governor’s race in nearly a quarter of a century.
A picture was snapped of the Rauners and Pritzkers at the reception honoring 200 Illinois veterans.
Our next governor must commit to making his government open to the public and make it clear that citizens have a right to public information.
Pritzker and Rauner did not appear on stage together during the Navy Pier show. And both left before the event concluded.
Pritzker, a wealthy liberal Democrat with a massive legislative super-majority, could be the perfect ideological foil for the weak Policy Institute.
Opponents argued that 18-year-olds may vote and serve in the military, so they should be able to decide whether to smoke.
Gov. Rauner was standing up for free enterprise when he vetoed a bill that would penalize people for renting their cars. He was right to do so.