Rutherford http://peoriapublicradio.org en Rutherford concedes campaign for governor http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/rutherford-concedes-campaign-governor <div>Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford basically conceded his campaign for governor Tuesday.&nbsp;</div><div>His standing in the polls plummeted after a former employee filed a lawsuit accusing the treasurer of sexual harassment and coercing him to do political work.</div><p> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 00:56:47 +0000 Brian Mackey 20447 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Rutherford concedes campaign for governor Lawsuit alleges Rutherford sexually assaulted ex-employee http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/lawsuit-alleges-rutherford-sexually-assaulted-ex-employee <p>A lawsuit has been filed Monday against Dan Rutherford- Illinois’ Treasurer and a Republican candidate for governor.&nbsp; A warning to sensitive listeners - the suit includes allegations of sexual assault leveled by a former employee.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 10 Feb 2014 21:08:25 +0000 Tony Arnold 18768 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Lawsuit alleges Rutherford sexually assaulted ex-employee Rutherford says employee making allegations http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/rutherford-says-employee-making-allegations <div>Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford says one of his employees has made allegations against him. &nbsp;But he won’t say anything more than that.</div><p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 21:25:25 +0000 Tony Arnold 18337 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Rutherford says employee making allegations State program helps flood victims http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/state-program-helps-flood-victims <p></p><div>Flood victims who need extra financial help can use a state program to secure a better interest rate. In the Disaster Recovery Linked Deposit program, Illinois deposits money when a local bank approves a flood-related loan. The individual is then charged a lower, state interest rate and the bank gets to keep its charges and fees. State Treasurer Dan Rutherford says it can help individuals while they're waiting to settle insurance claims.&nbsp;</div><div> Fri, 26 Apr 2013 21:20:53 +0000 Deborah Oldenkamp 4658 at http://peoriapublicradio.org State program helps flood victims