Illinois politics

Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner delivers his remarks during ceremonies at the Prairie Capital Convention Center in Springfield, Illinois on January 12, 2015. Rauner defeated outgoing Governor Pat Quinn. Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

Rauner Reverses Quinn Board Appointments

New Illinois governor’s staff says state senate never confirmed the posts


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


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No Medical Marijuana Licenses From Outgoing Ill. Governor

Pat Quinn fails to act in final hours of term


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Who’s Backing Rauner Transition in Illinois?

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


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


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


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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.


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


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



Southern Ill. Judge Barely Keeps High Court Seat

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