Posts Tagged ‘ Illinois politics ’

Right, yeah, a buffer. Rauner had a lot of buffers.

August 13, 2014
Right, yeah, a buffer. Rauner had a lot of buffers.

Bruce Rauner assures us he’s “five layers away” from the two high level ConvergEx executives indicted last week. Where have we heard that excuse before?

NIEDERER: Bruce Rauner is not the change Illinois needs

August 1, 2014
NIEDERER: Bruce Rauner is not the change Illinois needs

Bruce Rauner, who has shown no interest in protecting our most vulnerable citizens, is not the change Illinois needs.

TRIBUNE: Rauner opens door to higher income tax rate

July 21, 2014
TRIBUNE: Rauner opens door to higher income tax rate

Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner today opened the door to a potential income-tax hike.

Internal memo exposes holes in Rauner’s nursing home narrative

July 21, 2014
Internal memo exposes holes in Rauner’s nursing home narrative

Bruce Rauner’s repeated suggestion that GTCR was just an “investor” in Trans Health is nothing short of a blatant lie, and the memorandum from GTCR’s own Management Leader is simply further proof.

AP: Supreme Court won’t hear term limits appeal

July 17, 2014
AP: Supreme Court won’t hear term limits appeal

The Illinois Supreme Court decided Thursday not to immediately consider whether voters should get a chance to limit terms for state legislators.

New revelations cast more doubt on Rauner’s fitness for office

July 13, 2014
New revelations cast more doubt on Rauner’s fitness for office

Just like with the elderly in the nursing homes, when it came to the developmentally disabled, Bruce Rauner’s business philosophy was apparently “churn and burn.”

ERICKSON: Rauner-owned company linked to deaths, assault

July 13, 2014
ERICKSON: Rauner-owned company linked to deaths, assault

Bruce Rauner owned company was put under the legal and regulatory microscope in a handful of states in connection with fatalities and unfit living conditions.

CRAIN’S: Rauner company won Cook County contract, donated to Stroger

July 10, 2014
CRAIN’S: Rauner company won Cook County contract, donated to Stroger

Bruce Rauner would never stoop to pay-to-play tactics - or would he?

SJ-R: Rauner’s blueprint falls a few billion short

June 13, 2014
SJ-R: Rauner’s blueprint falls a few billion short

For a man who has vowed to "shake up Springfield," Republican candidate for governor Bruce Rauner isn’t bringing much to the table with less than five months until the November election.

Rutherford joins Rauner in club RICO

June 12, 2014
Rutherford joins Rauner in club RICO

If State Treasurer Dan Rutherford wants to commiserate with someone over newly filed RICO allegations, his former gubernatorial primary opponent Bruce Rauner is just the man.