Bruce Rauner

TSPR Local
7:43 am
Thu March 27, 2014

Quinn Tax Hike Plan Sets Stage For Governor's Race

Gov. Pat Quinn delivers his annual budget address on the House floor Wednesday. In his speech, Quinn called for extending the 2011 income tax hike.

Originally published on Fri March 28, 2014 12:42 pm

  Plenty can, and will, happen before voters go to the polls in November to chose their next governor. But a central theme of the campaign emerged Wednesday, when Gov. Pat Quinn proposed making permanent what was supposed to have been a temporary hike in the state's income tax. His Republican opponent, Bruce Rauner, favors letting the increase lapse.

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Republican Gubernatorial Primary Results
9:10 am
Wed March 19, 2014

Rauner, Quinn Chart Course For Conflict

Republican Bruce Rauner will take on Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn in this fall's election.

Originally published on Wed March 19, 2014 4:04 am

The election returns in yesterday’s Illinois primary were not even in before the candidates for governor started attacking each other. Republicans chose wealthy investor Bruce Rauner to take on Democratic incumbent Pat Quinn. Brian Mackey looks at the surprisingly close election results, and what’s ahead for the campaign.

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Election 2014
11:03 pm
Tue March 18, 2014

Rauner vs Quinn for Illinois Governor

Bruce Rauner
Credit Huffington Post

Venture capitalist Bruce Rauner has been declared winner of the Republican primary for Illinois governor.

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Election 2014
1:10 pm
Wed February 19, 2014

GOP Race For Governor a “Blood Sport"

The four men seeking the Republican nomination for Illinois governor held their final scheduled downstate debate Tuesday night, February 18, in Springfield.

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Election 2014
5:48 pm
Mon February 3, 2014

Allegations Against Candidate for Illinois Governor

Dan Rutherford
Credit Rich Egger

A man who says he was a victim of sexual harassment by Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford has submitted a letter of resignation.

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