Posts Tagged: Gov. Bruce Rauner

Madigan was never the real issue in the last election

Illinois House Speaker Michael J. Madigan. Photo courtesy of Wikipedia

Madigan was never the real issue in the last election Republican leaders in Illinois were easily swept aside and out of office by Democrats in the November 6 General...

In need of a “voter carwash” after governors’ debate

Grocery store sign informing customers in suburban Cook County that the Toni Preckwinkle tax hike on sweetened drinks (Soda) has been delayed because of a court challenge. Photo courtesy of Ray Hanania

In need of a “voter carwash” after governors’ debate The personal attacks in the first debate between Gov. Bruce Rauner and three challengers including J.B. Pritzker are disheartening for...

Massive water rate increase bill should be vetoed by Rauner

The water tower for Rockton, Illinois at the north terminus of Illinois Route 251. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Massive water rate increase bill should be vetoed by Rauner The Illinois House and the Illinois Senate approved a new law, HB 4508, that would allow two major water...

Snow isn’t only thing making the week rough

Soda pop is a loss-leader for most businesses. Consumers find it and then spend more on other food. Losing pop sales not only losses pop revenues in Cook County but it also results in less spending on all food items. It's the result of Toni Preckwinkle's poor leadership

Snow isn’t only thing making the week rough Chicagoland was slammed by a few days of compressed heavy snowfall. But clearing the nearly 18 inches of snow wasn’t the...

Opinion: Term limits deny voters their rights

Opinion: Term limits deny voters their rights Term limits deny voters their rights. But Term Limits may soon see a casualty in the demise of the failed administration of Gov....