Posts Tagged ‘ Bruce Rauner ’

Rauner used pension funds in attempt to escape nursing home liability

October 28, 2014
Rauner used pension funds in attempt to escape nursing home liability

Court documents reveal that Bruce Rauner personally authorized a transaction which appears to have involved the flushing away of state pension money as part of a plan designed to allow Rauner and his fellow GTCR principals to escape liability in nursing home lawsuits.

Despicable Bruce (and his minions)

October 27, 2014
Despicable Bruce (and his minions)

A Republican News Watch editorial cartoon.

Is the Sun-Times protecting Bruce Rauner on the infant drug story?

October 24, 2014
Is the Sun-Times protecting Bruce Rauner on the infant drug story?

We’ve uncovered some additional links between Bruce Rauner and the Chicago Sun-Times.

VIDEO: Plutocrat (The Ballad of Bruce Rauner)

October 24, 2014
VIDEO: Plutocrat (The Ballad of Bruce Rauner)

"I'll hammer and shake that capitol dome, like it's a grandma stuck in a nursing home. Hey, grandma, it's time to say goodbye." Brilliant. A must watch.

Rauner’s former company settled federal lawsuit over infant heart drug

October 23, 2014
Rauner’s former company settled federal lawsuit over infant heart drug

It doesn’t matter how much money Bruce Rauner has made. But it does matter what he was willing to do for it, and it does matter who he expected to subsidize his lifestyle.

AG Madigan’s brief in Rauner-linked baby heart drug lawsuit

October 22, 2014
AG Madigan’s brief in Rauner-linked baby heart drug lawsuit

Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan, along with nine other state attorneys general, joined in support of the FTC’s complaint against Rauner's company, Ovation.

Rauner company raised cost of life-saving drug for babies 1,300% (UPDATED)

October 21, 2014
Rauner company raised cost of life-saving drug for babies 1,300% (UPDATED)

Bruce Rauner is never going to brag about his spoils derived from Illinois-based pharmaceutical company Ovation Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

DUMKE: How Rauner makes money from worthless degrees

October 20, 2014
DUMKE: How Rauner makes money from worthless degrees

Bruce Rauner made some of his vast fortune—and continues to collect money—from for-profit schools that are accused in court of exploiting students, handing out worthless degrees, and raking in millions of taxpayer dollars through fraud.

What Rauner wants you to ignore in the Chicago Sun-Times scandal

October 19, 2014
What Rauner wants you to ignore in the Chicago Sun-Times scandal

In response to the latest bombshell, Bruce Rauner did what he almost always does at the first sign of trouble. He lied.

CRAIN’S: Did Rauner camp interfere with this Sun-Times reporter’s job?

October 18, 2014
CRAIN’S: Did Rauner camp interfere with this Sun-Times reporter’s job?

A Chicago Sun-Times reporter hired former federal prosecutor Patrick Collins to investigate whether the campaign of Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner tried to interfere with his employment after the newspaper ran a story unfavorable to the politician.