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Chicago Tribune
Sexual harassment lawsuit against former state Treasurer Dan Rutherford dismissedfiled his lawsuit in February 2014. That was just weeks before the GOP governor
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 hours ago
filed his lawsuit in February 2014. That was just weeks before the GOP governor primary. The allegations tanked Rutherford's campaign and he lost to now-Gov. Bruce Rauner. Messages left for lawyers on both sides were not immediatel... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Sex-harassment lawsuit against former state Treasurer Dan Rutherford dismissedfiled his lawsuit in February 2014. That was just weeks before the GOP primary
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 7 hours ago
filed his lawsuit in February 2014. That was just weeks before the GOP primary for governor. The allegations tanked Rutherford's campaign and he lost to now-Gov. Bruce Rauner. Messages left for lawyers on both sides were not immediately re... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Sex-harassment lawsuit against former state Treasurer Dan Rutherford dismissedfiled his lawsuit in February 2014. That was just weeks before the GOP primary
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 7 hours ago
filed his lawsuit in February 2014. That was just weeks before the GOP primary for governor. The allegations tanked Rutherford's campaign and he lost to now-Gov. Bruce Rauner. Messages left for lawyers on both sides were not immediately re... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Interstate wine ban hurts us allgray area that allowed them to ship without consequence. But the gray area went
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 8 hours ago
gray area that allowed them to ship without consequence. But the gray area went black at the start of the year, after Gov. Bruce Rauner signed a bill that stiffened the penalty for interstate liquor sales, making it a Class 4 felony. For those of... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Time to give 'em the birdhis government, there aren't enough turkeys in the barnyard to go around. And t
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 10 hours ago
his government, there aren't enough turkeys in the barnyard to go around. And that's before we even get to Rahm Emanuel and Bruce Rauner. Still, tradition is tradition. So, here are this year's list of political and government figures who have... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Illinois governor grants 5 petitions for clemency, denies 97CHICAGO (AP) - Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has granted five petitions for clemen
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 11 hours ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has granted five petitions for clemency and denied 97 others. The Republican's office announced the action Wednesday, saying it's the twenty-first set of petitions Rauner has taken up since becoming governor... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Illinois governor grants 5 petitions for clemency, denies 97CHICAGO (AP) – Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has granted five petitions for clemen
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 11 hours ago
CHICAGO (AP) – Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has granted five petitions for clemency and denied 97 others. The Republican’s office announced the action Wednesday, saying it’s the twenty-first set of petitions Rauner has taken up since becoming governor... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Illinois governor grants 5 petitions for clemency, denies 97CHICAGO — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has granted five petitions for clemency an
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 11 hours ago
CHICAGO — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has granted five petitions for clemency and denied 97 others. The Republican's office announced the action Wednesday, saying it's the twenty-first set of petitions Rauner has taken up since becoming governor in... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Illinois governor grants 5 petitions for clemency, denies 97CHICAGO — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has granted five petitions for clemency an
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 11 hours ago
CHICAGO — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has granted five petitions for clemency and denied 97 others. The Republican's office announced the action Wednesday, saying it's the twenty-first set of petitions Rauner has taken up since becoming governor in... Read more
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Daily Herald
Illinois governor grants 5 petitions for clemency, denies 97CHICAGO -- Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has granted five petitions for clemency a
Daily Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
CHICAGO -- Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has granted five petitions for clemency and denied 97 others. The Republican's office announced the action on Wednesday, saying it's the twenty-first set of petitions Rauner has taken up since becoming governor... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Emanuel calls New York vs. Chicago transit 'a tale of two cities'on the way home.” (John Byrne) *Mayor Emanuel will cut a ribbon on a new maint
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 hours ago
on the way home.” (John Byrne) *Mayor Emanuel will cut a ribbon on a new maintenance facility at O'Hare Airport. *Gov. Bruce Rauner has no events scheduled. *Programming note: "Morning Spin" will take a break over the long Thanksgiving holiday... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Web of secret money hides one mega-donor funding conservative courtInstitute, a conservative Chicago think tank in Chicago that has ties to the st
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
Institute, a conservative Chicago think tank in Chicago that has ties to the state’s billionaire governor, Republican Bruce Rauner, according to the Chicago Tribune. In 2016, the institute released a documentary critical of Rauner’s political... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Sports Shortsarchery hunting seasons, including the Illinois archery deer season and the Ill
Bureau County Republican / Posted yesterday
archery hunting seasons, including the Illinois archery deer season and the Illinois fall turkey archery season. Gov. Bruce Rauner signed into law House Bill 2893, which amended the Illinois Wildlife Code to repeal restrictions on the use of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
City Council to take up Emanuel budget Tuesdaygoing to other sources, is very suspect.” (John Byrne) *Mayor Emanuel will pre
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
going to other sources, is very suspect.” (John Byrne) *Mayor Emanuel will preside over the City Council meeting. *Gov. Bruce Rauner has no public events scheduled. *Cook County President Toni Preckwinkle will preside over the board... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Pritzker: 'There really is no Illinois Democratic Party'Minnesota and New York. The solution is not to travel the country and the world
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 2 days ago
Minnesota and New York. The solution is not to travel the country and the world "bashing" Illinois like incumbent Gov. Bruce Rauner has, Pritzker continued. And it's certainly not the "lower wages and benefits" Rauner has advocated with his... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
UI's Rhodes scholar joins a select fewcalls for people incarcerated in Illinois prisons. Known as the Family Connecti
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
calls for people incarcerated in Illinois prisons. Known as the Family Connections Bill, it was passed into law by Gov. Bruce Rauner and capped the cost of domestic calls from prison at 7 cents a minute, less than half of what they had... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Illinois' looming battle over the bankrupting ‘blue model'has failed in the nation's currently fifth-most populous state (Pennsylvania so
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
has failed in the nation's currently fifth-most populous state (Pennsylvania soon will pass it). Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner will seek re-election with a stark warning: The state is approaching a death spiral — departing people and... Read more
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The News & Observer
In Illinois, a looming battle over the bankrupting ‘blue model’Observer A sinking Illinois prepares for governor race | News & Observer In t
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
Observer A sinking Illinois prepares for governor race | News & Observer In this July 26, 2017 file photo, Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner speaks during a news conference at the state Capitol, Wednesday, July 26, 2017, in Springfield, Ill. Justin... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Transit leader says CTA fare hike justifieda groundbreaking at West Chatham Park and later welcome new Chicago Police Depa
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
a groundbreaking at West Chatham Park and later welcome new Chicago Police Department recruits to the academy. *Gov. Bruce Rauner has no events scheduled. *Cook County President Toni Preckwinkle will have a Cook County Land Bank Authority... Read more
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SaukValley.com
So the unions and the giant rat don’t want more Illinois jobs?economic development tools that allow municipalities to lift union-membership r
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
economic development tools that allow municipalities to lift union-membership rules as a way to attract businesses. Gov. Bruce Rauner introduced the idea of right-to-work zones when he was first elected, but only one suburb, Lincolnshire,... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
House task force to review sexual harassmentsays the task force should examine “whether an independent third party should b
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 3 days ago
says the task force should examine “whether an independent third party should be assigned to handle complaints.” Gov. Bruce Rauner touched on that Thursday when he signed into law two bills passed by the General Assembly during the veto... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
WTTW’s Amanda Vinicky talks about the race for governorRadio) Channel 11 Correspondent, Amanda Vinicky chats with Rick Pearson in-stu
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 3 days ago
Radio) Channel 11 Correspondent, Amanda Vinicky chats with Rick Pearson in-studio to talk about a race for governor. Republican Jeanne Ives recently announced her running against Governor Bruce Rauner. Tune in as they discuss federal taxes and m... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry County Board asks Gov. Bruce Rauner to veto bill that would give Jack Franks power of appointmentsGov. Bruce Rauner speaks during a news conference July 5 in Chicago. A majority
Northwest Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Gov. Bruce Rauner speaks during a news conference July 5 in Chicago. A majority of McHenry County Board members are concerned that the passage of a bill on Rauner's desk will give Chairman Jack Franks absolute power to appoint whomever he wants to... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Home medical-equipment vendors worried about Medicaid managed-care reboothe is skeptical about the state’s move to managed care for Medicaid recipients,
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 4 days ago
he is skeptical about the state’s move to managed care for Medicaid recipients, a trend that has been embraced by Gov. Bruce Rauner and other Republicans. “This whole thing is a mess, and it’s going to cause people who depend on Medicaid to... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Statehouse Insider: Republican primary for governor underwaylast week, although it’s hard to tell anymore when a campaign starts or if it e
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 4 days ago
last week, although it’s hard to tell anymore when a campaign starts or if it ever stops for people in either party. Gov. Bruce Rauner formally hit the campaign trail last week, the first time since some folks did a lot of hand-wringing last... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
After three years of silence, action on sexual harassment in Springfieldtaking place. First, there's finally a special legislative inspector general i
The Journal-Standard / Posted 4 days ago
taking place. First, there's finally a special legislative inspector general in place, attorney Julie Porter. Second, Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed a bill that "waives the one-year restriction on the Legislative Inspector General conducting... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Investigation: Illinois nuclear plants experience radioactive leakssafe drinking water standards. Exelon had threatened to close the Quad Cities
Northwest Herald / Posted 4 days ago
safe drinking water standards. Exelon had threatened to close the Quad Cities plant, but relented last year after Gov. Bruce Rauner signed bailout legislation authorizing big rate increases. Representatives of Exelon and its government... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Investigation: Radioactive leaks at Illinois nuclear plantssafe drinking water standards. Exelon had threatened to close the Quad Cities
SaukValley.com / Posted 5 days ago
safe drinking water standards. Exelon had threatened to close the Quad Cities plant, but relented last year after Gov. Bruce Rauner signed bailout legislation authorizing big rate hikes. Representatives of Exelon and its government overseers –... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
BGA investigation: Radioactive leaks at Illinois nuke plantssafe drinking water standards. Exelon had threatened to close the Quad Cities
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 5 days ago
safe drinking water standards. Exelon had threatened to close the Quad Cities plant but relented last year after Gov. Bruce Rauner signed bailout legislation authorizing big rate hikes. Representatives of Exelon and its government... Read more
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FOX Business
Investigation: Radioactive leaks at Illinois nuclear plantssafe drinking water standards. Exelon had threatened to close the Quad Cities
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
safe drinking water standards. Exelon had threatened to close the Quad Cities plant, but relented last year after Gov. Bruce Rauner signed bailout legislation authorizing big rate hikes. Representatives of Exelon and its government overseers —... Read more
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FOX Business
Investigation: Radioactive leaks at Illinois nuclear plantsstandards. Continue Reading Below Exelon had threatened to close the Quad Cit
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
standards. Continue Reading Below Exelon had threatened to close the Quad Cities plant, but relented last year after Gov. Bruce Rauner signed bailout legislation authorizing big rate hikes. Representatives of Exelon and its government overseers —... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Investigation: Radioactive leaks at Illinois nuclear plantssafe drinking water standards. Exelon had threatened to close the Quad Cities
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 5 days ago
safe drinking water standards. Exelon had threatened to close the Quad Cities plant, but relented last year after Gov. Bruce Rauner signed bailout legislation authorizing big rate hikes. Representatives of Exelon and its government overseers —... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Illinois politics is like Thanksgiving without turkey this yearand, frankly, close to being politically toxic after being demonized by several
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 5 days ago
and, frankly, close to being politically toxic after being demonized by several zillion dollars in nasty TV ads from Gov. Bruce Rauner. The party's central committee used to endorse, or at least meet to talk about making an endorsement. But asked... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Rauner challenger Ives reveals who's bankrolling her bidpolitics from Chicago to Springfield. Subscribe here. State Rep. Jeanne Ives,
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
politics from Chicago to Springfield. Subscribe here. State Rep. Jeanne Ives, who's looking to challenge Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner in the March primary, has issued a detailed accounting of more than $260,000 that she reported on hand for a run... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Gov. Bruce Rauner's task force on opioid epidemic stops in Woodstock to hear from local stakeholdersIn September, Gov. Bruce Rauner launched the Opioid Overdose Prevention and Int
Northwest Herald / Posted 5 days ago
In September, Gov. Bruce Rauner launched the Opioid Overdose Prevention and Intervention Task Force, co-chaired by Lt. Gov. Evelyn Sanguinetti and Illinois Department of Public Health Director Nirav Shah. The task force’s sixth field hearing was held... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Gov. Bruce Rauner's task force on opioid epidemic stops in WoodstockSarah Nader – snader@shawmedia.com Lt. Gov. Evelyn Sanguinetti (center) speaks
Northwest Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Sarah Nader – snader@shawmedia.com Lt. Gov. Evelyn Sanguinetti (center) speaks during Gov. Bruce Rauner's Opioid Overdose Prevention and Intervention Task Force meeting Thursday in Woodstock. WOODSTOCK – A statewide committee formed to tackle the... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Gov. Bruce Rauner signs tax credit bill to help property owners affected by July floodingCRYSTAL LAKE – Gov. Bruce Rauner on Thursday signed into law a tax credit worth
Northwest Herald / Posted 5 days ago
CRYSTAL LAKE – Gov. Bruce Rauner on Thursday signed into law a tax credit worth up to $750 for property owners in 18 Illinois counties where July floods damaged property. The bill opens a natural disaster credit that eligible property owners can... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Gov. Bruce Rauner's task force on opioid epidemic stops in Woodstock to hear from local stakeholdersSarah Nader – snader@shawmedia.com In September, Gov. Bruce Rauner launched th
Northwest Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Sarah Nader – snader@shawmedia.com In September, Gov. Bruce Rauner launched the Opioid Overdose Prevention and Intervention Task Force, co-chaired by Lt. Gov. Evelyn Sanguinetti and Illinois Department of Public Health Director Nirav Shah. The task... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Governor signs 2 sexual harassment bills into lawSPRINGFIELD (AP) – Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed into law two measures
SaukValley.com / Posted 6 days ago
SPRINGFIELD (AP) – Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed into law two measures that address sexual harassment in the Illinois state Capitol. The Republican took action on the legislation Thursday. The first adds a prohibition of sexual harassment to... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Under the Dome: Governor's race hits the road, sexual harassment at the Capitol, Rodney Davis - Ep. 12The primary is just four months away and candidates -- including state Rep. Jea
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 6 days ago
The primary is just four months away and candidates -- including state Rep. Jeanne Ives (pictured), who is challenging Gov. Bruce Rauner for the Republican nomination -- are hitting the road. In addition, we update you on lawmakers' attempts to stop... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Tax credit available for flooded propertiesCHICAGO – Gov. Bruce Rauner today signed a tax credit into law worth up to $750
SaukValley.com / Posted 6 days ago
CHICAGO – Gov. Bruce Rauner today signed a tax credit into law worth up to $750 for property owners in Lee, Ogle, Whiteside, Carroll and 14 other counties that sustained flood damages earlier this year. The legislation creates a natural disaster tax... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Rauner signs lawmakers' sexual harassment bills but says they should have done moreA week after lawmakers tried to address complaints of sexual harassment in Illi
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
A week after lawmakers tried to address complaints of sexual harassment in Illinois politics, Gov. Bruce Rauner joined skeptics who don’t think they did enough to ensure that complaints will be investigated and wrongdoers punished. On Thursday, the... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Under the Dome: Governor's race hits the road, sexual harassment at the Capitol, Rodney Davis - Ep. 12The primary is just four months away and candidates -- including state Rep. Jea
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
The primary is just four months away and candidates -- including state Rep. Jeanne Ives (pictured), who is challenging Gov. Bruce Rauner for the Republican nomination -- are hitting the road. In addition, we update you on lawmakers' attempts to stop... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Optimism in the state of GenoaIt's the benefits and pensions as mandated by the state. Vicary presented copi
Daily Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
It's the benefits and pensions as mandated by the state. Vicary presented copies of a letter that he has sent to Gov. Bruce Rauner to the more than 50 attendees at the Genoa Chamber of Commerce event, asking the governor to support legislative... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
The state of Genoa? Optimismthe benefits and pensions as mandated by the state. Vicary (shown) presented co
Daily Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
the benefits and pensions as mandated by the state. Vicary (shown) presented copies of a letter that he has sent to Gov. Bruce Rauner to the more than 50 attendees at the Genoa Chamber of Commerce event, asking the governor to support legislative... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
New Illinois law creates tax credit for flooded propertiesCHICAGO (AP) - Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed a tax credit into law worth up to $
WGEM Quincy / Posted 6 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed a tax credit into law worth up to $750 for property owners in 18 Illinois counties that suffered flood damages earlier this year. The legislation signed Thursday creates a natural disaster tax credit that... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Governor signs 2 sexual harassment bills into lawSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed into law two mea
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 6 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed into law two measures that address sexual harassment in the Illinois state Capitol. The Republican took action on the legislation Thursday. The first adds a prohibition of sexual... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Governor signs 2 sexual harassment bills into lawSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed into law two mea
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 6 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed into law two measures that address sexual harassment in the Illinois state Capitol. The Republican took action on the legislation Thursday. The first adds a prohibition of sexual... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Rauner signs tax credit bill to help property owners affected by July floodsIllinois Gov. Bruce Rauner signed into law today a tax credit worth up to $750
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 6 days ago
Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner signed into law today a tax credit worth up to $750 for property owners in 18 Illinois counties where flood damaged properties in July 2017. The bill creates a natural disaster credit where property owners can submit to... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Jim Dey: So-far-peaceful Democratic primary bound to get roughIt's pretty clear what the Democratic candidates for governor of Illinois think
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
It's pretty clear what the Democratic candidates for governor of Illinois think of Gov. Bruce Rauner. They think he's a scurvy dog, a low-down polecat and a lot of other ugly appellations that ought not be included in a family newspaper. Worst of... Read more
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