Illinois politics

Governor-elect Bruce Rauner attends an interfath prayer service on January 12, 2015 prior to his inauguration (Facebook/@brucerauner)

Illinois Has a New Governor

Bruce Rauner takes oath of office in Springfield

01/12/2015

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No Medical Marijuana Licenses From Outgoing Ill. Governor

Pat Quinn fails to act in final hours of term

01/12/2015

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Who’s Backing Rauner Transition in Illinois?

Hospital and manufacturing trade groups are among largest donors to governor-elect

01/11/2015

Bruce Rauner leaves appearance in Maryville, Ill. on January 10, 2015 (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Rauner Readies For Inauguration

Illinois governor-elect visits Maryville on weekend before taking office

01/10/2015

Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner declares victory during his election night gathering on November 4, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by John Gress/Getty Images)

Rauner Fills Comptroller Vacancy

Illinois governor-elect says Leslie Munger is a former Proctor & Gamble manager

01/05/2015

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‘Revenge Porn’ Law Signed in Illinois

Beginning Jan. 1, it’ll be a felony to privately-share intimate images w/o consent.

12/29/2014

Recording artist Toby Keith performs during ACM Presents: An All-Star Salute To The Troops at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 7, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images for ACM)

Toby Keith To Headline Rauner Inaugural Concert

Tickets for the January 12 show in Springfield, Ill. are $125

12/22/2014

President Barack Obama meets with a group of newly elected governors in the Oval Office at the White House December 5, 2014 in Washington, DC. Obama met with Gov. Bill Walker (I-AK), Governor-elect Bruce Rauner (R-IL), ÊGovernor-elect Larry Hogan (R-MD), ÊGovernor-elect Charlie Baker (R-MA) Governor-elect Tom Wolf (D-PA), Gov. Gina Raimondo (D-RI) and Governor-elect Greg Abbott (R-TX).

Bruce Rauner Meets With President Obama

Illinois Republican among newly-elected state governors invited to White House for chat

12/05/2014

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Southern Ill. Judge Barely Keeps High Court Seat

Lloyd Karmeier says state needs to re-think how judicial elections are held

12/02/2014

Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner declares victory during his election night gathering on November 4, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by John Gress/Getty Images)

Rauner Says Minimum Wage Hike is Priority

But, Ill. governor-elect says it must come with other reforms.

11/06/2014

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