Posts Tagged ‘ Illinois politics ’

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.

Bruce Rauner’s GTCR settled racketeering lawsuit in 2006

May 22, 2014
Bruce Rauner’s GTCR settled racketeering lawsuit in 2006

Was there corruption within the walls of GTCR during Bruce Rauner’s reign that would shame even the worst assumptions about Springfield government? It’s officially become a fair question to ask.

Proof Bruce Rauner was hands-on in nursing home business

May 21, 2014
Proof Bruce Rauner was hands-on in nursing home business

Bruce Rauner was GTCR’s point-man in a management/labor dispute between the Service Employees International Union and Trans Healthcare.

Alleged Medicare fraud scheme spells more trouble for Rauner

May 19, 2014
Alleged Medicare fraud scheme spells more trouble for Rauner

When greed is linked to alleged criminal abuse of our government’s Medicare and Medicaid programs, it’s time for folks to start paying attention.

Rauner cuts backroom deal with career politician and a conflicted lobbyist

May 13, 2014
Rauner cuts backroom deal with career politician and a conflicted lobbyist

Bruce Rauner has yet to be elected to any public office but he’s already acting like the Springfield politicians he says he’ll chase after with that big sledgehammer of his.

Fed. Ct.: Rauner’s GTCR orchestrated “bust out” scheme; lawsuit has merit

May 6, 2014
Fed. Ct.: Rauner’s GTCR orchestrated “bust out” scheme; lawsuit has merit

The U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Florida has issued a ruling which contains some very bad news for GOP gubernatorial nominee Bruce Rauner.