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What's The Matter With Illinois?

From the Wall Street Journal…

If the states are laboratories of democracy, then a great comparative policy experiment is taking place in America’s Great Lakes region. 222 more words

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We Did It! Starlight Week in Illinois!

As a result of a lot of work by Illinois Astronomers, Governor Pat Quinn signed a proclamation declaring the week of August 9th-16th as Starlight Week. 73 more words


Poll: Rauner Leads Quinn; Durbin Ahead Of Oberweis

By John Dodge

CHICAGO (CBS) — Republican challenger Bruce Rauner holds an early edge against incumbent Pat Quinn in the race for Illinois governor, according to a poll released on Monday. 100 more words


Quinn, Rauner Lock Horns At First Joint Appearance

(CBS) – The gloves came off Friday afternoon during the first meeting between the two major-party candidates for Illinois governor.

The teacher-union audience was a lot friendlier to Gov. 186 more words


Does Squeezy think we are suffering from collective amnesia?

Squeezy and Rauner at the Illinois Education Association Representative Assembly.

The teacher delegate from downstate sitting in front of me rotated her chair around as Governor Quinn and Bruce Rauner entered the Grand Ballroom of the downtown Hilton Hotel. 450 more words


Bruce Rauner wants to shake down Springfield and bring back corruption

Republican nominee for Governor of Illinois Bruce Rauner has a few corrupt friends.

First, there’s Stuart Levine, the Rod Blagojevich crony who was convicted for his role in the Blagojevich scandal… 311 more words


Pro-Choice Bruce Rauner

I don’t believe that strongly held views can be changed simply for political expediency.

I also don’t believe that those in the pro-choice field come to their positions without some reasoning. 272 more words