Daniel Biss: “I’m All in to Elect JB Pritzker”

Monday, JB Pritzker and Daniel Biss released the following statements on their commitment to defeating Bruce Rauner and electing Democrats up and down the ballot: “Since the primary, JB Pritzker and I have had a series of productive discussions about the future of the State of Illinois,” said Senator Daniel Biss. “I’m thrilled with his…

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J.B. Pritzker, Susana Mendoza Demand Apology from Rauner

Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate J.B. Pritzker and Illinois State Comptroller Susana Mendoza held a press conference in Chicago Thursday. State officials and politicians discussed the Rauner Administration’s attempt to blame Democratic Senator Tammy Duckworth for the mismanagement of the Quincy veterans home Legionnaires’ crisis at the Quincy veterans home. “Shockingly, the…

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Word on the Street: After 3 years, Rauner still not offering specifics on tech claim

Nobody has ever accused Bruce Rauner of being terribly original in his speeches to groups and organizations. From event to event, his remarks have varied little in the three-plus years he’s been in office. Last week while addressing the annual Innovations in Construction, Asphalt and Transportation conference, he uncorked one…

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#RaunerFailedMe: JB Pritzker and Downstate Educators Highlight Rauner’s Attacks on Public Education

Today, JB Pritzker held a press conference with Illinois educators who have been failed by Bruce Rauner in Springfield. They highlighted Rauner’s attacks on public education and the impact it has had on Illinois students as part of the #RaunerFailedMe series. Their stories and more can be found on the…

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A vote for Rauner is a Vote for Trump: LTE from Richard Miko, DuPage Democrat

Rauner, like Trump, has harmed ordinary citizens to favor the wealthy. Trump likes to use deregulation so that his rich billionaires and rich corporations can ignore environmental concerns and consumer protections to make higher profits. Rauner follows the same playbook.   Here’s an example. Dynegy owns nine coal power plants…

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