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State News
3:10 pm
Mon November 3, 2014

Rauner makes the rounds before election day

It’s the final countdown to Election Day and the candidates are crisscrossing Illinois.   Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner makes his first stop of the day Lou Mitchell’s restaurant on Chicago’s near west side.  The diner is no stranger to political guests.

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State News
3:15 pm
Tue September 16, 2014

Rauner calls bid system for marijuana license corrupt

The Republican candidate for Illinois governor says he would have vetoed the legalization of medical marijuana.  

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State News
4:38 pm
Mon September 8, 2014

Rauner reveals education initiatives

Bruce Rauner says he’ll be a “warrior” for education policy. The Republican candidate for Illinois governor revealed some new initiatives he’d take up if he wins in November’s election.  

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State News
5:59 pm
Mon August 11, 2014

AARP pole shows Rauner has edge with Seniors

A poll shows Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner has an edge on incumbent Governor Pat Quinn among older voters.  But that partisan leaning may take a backseat to other issues seniors indicate as factors in the November election.

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State News
6:12 pm
Mon August 4, 2014

Democrats blast Rauner for offshore investments

Democrats are criticizing the Republican candidate for Illinois governor for his links to offshore investments in the Caribbean. 

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State News
3:55 pm
Fri August 1, 2014

Rauner offers donation to credit union

Illinois Democrats are questioning the motivation of the Republican candidate for governor.  Bruce Rauner is offering a million dollars to support a money lender on Chicago’s South Side.  

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State News
4:13 pm
Mon July 21, 2014

Rauner continues pushing for term limits

The Republican candidate for Illinois governor says he’ll take his term limits proposal to the state Supreme Court. That’s after his effort received a setback late last week.

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