Bruce Rauner http://peoriapublicradio.org en Chris Christie campaiging for Rauner http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/chris-christie-campaiging-rauner <div>New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is in Chicago Friday to campaign for his fellow Republican Bruce Rauner.&nbsp;Rauner<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is running for Illinois governor against Democratic incumbent Pat Quinn.</span></div><div> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:43:58 +0000 Patrick Smith 27012 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Chris Christie campaiging for Rauner Quinn supports ban on assault weapons http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/quinn-supports-ban-assault-weapons <div>&nbsp;</div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Illinois Governor Pat Quinn is bringing the debate over guns into his reelection campaign. &nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Quinn says the issue of military-style weapons represents a fundamental difference between his policies and Republican candidate Bruce </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Rauner</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:06:16 +0000 Patrick Smith 26975 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Quinn supports ban on assault weapons Rauner releases plans to reduce income tax rate http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/rauner-releases-plans-reduce-income-tax-rate <div>Republican candidate for Illinois governor Bruce Rauner says he’s willing to negotiate with lawmakers on lowering the income tax rate.&nbsp;</div><p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:04:23 +0000 Tony Arnold 26810 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Rauner releases plans to reduce income tax rate Rauner continues fight for term limits http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/rauner-continues-fight-term-limits <div>The Republican candidate for Governor says he's not daunted by the Illinois Supreme Court's decision not to review a lower court ruling barring a question on lawmaker term limits from appearing on November's ballot.</div><p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 21:12:21 +0000 Willis Kern 26691 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Rauner continues fight for term limits Illinois Supreme Court not in a hurry to limit legislators’ terms http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/illinois-supreme-court-not-hurry-limit-legislators-terms <div>An effort to institute term limits in Illinois has hit a major road block. &nbsp;The state Supreme Court says it will not rush to hear the case.&nbsp;</div><div> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 22:38:47 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 26648 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Illinois Supreme Court not in a hurry to limit legislators’ terms Rauner and Quinn disagree on minimum wage http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/rauner-and-quinn-disagree-minimum-wage <div>&nbsp;</div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The candidates for Illinois governor are again bickering over the state’s minimum wage. A referendum will ask voters this Fall whether the minimum wage should go up to 10 dollars an hour.</span></p><p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 22:05:22 +0000 Tony Arnold 26644 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Rauner and Quinn disagree on minimum wage Republican candidate for governor proposing new sales taxes http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/republican-candidate-governor-proposing-new-sales-taxes <div>The Republican candidate for Illinois governor has some new details about what he’d do if elected. &nbsp;Bruce Rauner Thursday, announced he wants to roll back the income tax, and in exchange, create dozens of new sales taxes.&nbsp;</div><div> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 20:51:03 +0000 Tony Arnold 26633 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Republican candidate for governor proposing new sales taxes Rauner blasts Quinn over anti-violence program http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/rauner-blasts-quinn-over-anti-violence-program <div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Republican Bruce Rauner says Governor Pat Quinn needs to come clean on the anti-violence program that's a target of a federal probe. &nbsp;</div><p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 20:30:30 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 26316 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Rauner blasts Quinn over anti-violence program Vallas calls for Rauner to release tax returns http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/vallas-calls-rauner-release-tax-returns <div>The Democratic candidate for Lieutenant Governor is calling for Republican Bruce Rauner to release his complete tax returns for the past three years.</div><div> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 20:05:39 +0000 Denise Molina 26252 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Vallas calls for Rauner to release tax returns Illinois Democrats target Rauner's taxes http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/illinois-democrats-target-rauners-taxes <div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Illinois Democrats are making Bruce Rauner’s taxes a campaign issue. &nbsp;But the Republican candidate for governor says the criticism is a political stunt. &nbsp;</div><div> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 21:42:43 +0000 Tony Arnold 25917 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Illinois Democrats target Rauner's taxes