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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 […]


City meeting over Carpenter Street artifacts set for Monday

By Seth A. Richardson, State Capitol Bureau Posted May 7, 2015 at 4:04 PM Updated May 7, 2015 at 5:21 PM The city of Springfield will hold a meeting Monday to gather public comments on what to do with a historically significant site unearthed near the 10th Street rail project.Remnants […]