New $100k Chief of Staff Hired for Illinois First LadyOn the same day Lutheran Social Services cut 43 percent of its staff in Illinois, plus 30 programs helping 4,700 people -- the Bruce Rauner administration announced it hired a new chief of staff for First Lady Diana Rauner.
Jeff Rainford Leaving Post as Slay's Chief of StaffRainford planned to serve as St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay's chief of staff for two years. Now in his 14th year, he is the longest-serving chief of staff in the city's history.
Chief of Staff to Gov. Nixon Recovering from StrokeNixon's office said Monday that 53-year-old chief of staff John Watson was hospitalized over the weekend.
Chicago Mayor: Illinois Must Ban Assault Weapons Rahm Emanuel spoke Monday at the graduation and promotion ceremony for city police officers.