Posts Tagged ‘ Illinois GOP ’

Erickson: Rauner and his troubling, make-believe conversations

November 9, 2014
Erickson: Rauner and his troubling, make-believe conversations

It didn't take long for Bruce Rauner to slip through the cosmic wormhole separating regular mankind from the species known as politician.

BIVER: Rauner win has nothing in common with GOP victories outside IL

November 7, 2014
BIVER: Rauner win has nothing in common with GOP victories outside IL

Unlike the Republican victories around the country, Illinois will get what it asked for: more of the same with this time the GOP brand getting the blame.

Why this lifelong Republican can’t vote for Bruce Rauner

November 3, 2014
Why this lifelong Republican can’t vote for Bruce Rauner

Voters like me who didn’t do their homework and promoted a corrupt politician did a tremendous disservice to the state. Well I learned my lesson. I’m saying never again.

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.