Rauner Appoints Regional University Trustees

A press release from Governor Bruce Rauner: Governor Announces Appointments Governor Rauner announced today he has made appointments to the Board of Trustees at Southern Illinois University, Eastern Illinois University and Chicago State University. Name: John Gilbert Position: Board of … Continue reading

Rauner Wants Automatic RTA Subsidy Stopped

When the Regional Transportation Authority referendum passed, there was a subsidy assumed. I remember that is was about $60 million a year. That number came from a formula. It was some small percentage of the sales tax collected in the … Continue reading

Rauner Budget Address

Governor Bruce Rauner’s Budget speech: Illinois’ Turnaround Budget As Prepared for Delivery Also included: Budget Summary Good Afternoon, President Cullerton, Speaker Madigan, Leader Radogno, Leader Durkin, Lieutenant Governor Sanguinetti, Attorney General Madigan, Secretary White, Comptroller Munger, Treasurer Frerichs, Members of the General Assembly, Thank you for attending today. Thank you … Continue reading