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Feds, state officials look into Kankakee voter fraud allegations

Chicago Sun-Times | October 5, 2016 The flurry of voter fraud and intimidation allegations and counter allegations swirling through Kankakee County has caught the attention of state and federal officials. A day after Kankakee officials announced an investigation into voter fraud, including allegations that “individuals from Chicago” were offering gifts in […]


Does Rauner Have a Mandate on Labor?

By Brian Mackey • October 28, 2015 Did the voters know what they were getting?   TRANSCRIPT: From Illinois Public Radio, it’s State of the State. I’m Brian Mackey, and the state of the state today is debatable. By now it’s become clear that Gov. Bruce Rauner has a big […]


Southland lawmakers rip Rauner on Illiana cut

By Phil Kadner – June 4, 2015 – 6:30 p.m. Daily Southtown Southland legislators derided Gov. Bruce Rauner’s decision to cut funding for the proposed Illiana toll road and contend that the action continues a pattern of disregard for their economically embattled communities.   Rauner, a Republican, announced this week […]