Rauner’s inability to do his “job” as the GOP saw it (that is, ripping away a woman’s right to be the owner of her own body, gutting public education, and deporting every hard-working immigrant in Illinois) was prevented by DEMOCRATS AND MIKE MADIGAN. Please keep that in mind. When Democrats are elected people’s right are protected.
Below is just a small part of The National Review article as the rest is for members only but here it is:
by JOHN J. MILLER December 18, 2017
Bruce Rauner’s Illinois breakdown
When Governor Bruce Rauner of Illinois announced in October that he would seek reelection in 2018, he released a two-minute campaign video. It shows the Republican wearing blue jeans and a black leather vest as he rides his Harley-Davidson motorcycle from Chicago to Springfield, the state capital. “Four years ago,” he says in a voiceover, “I crisscrossed our state, looked people in the eye, and promised to fight business as usual.” This boast came about a month after Cardinal Blase Cupich accused him of breaking his word and the Chicago Sun-Times put his picture on its front page, below a headline that shouted: “Benedict Rauner.” The governor’s offense was to have signed what may be America’s most radical abortion-funding law after vowing to veto it. The betrayal capped a season of defeats for conservatives, including an income-tax hike, a big bailout of Chicago’s public schools, and turning Illinois into what critics of illegal immigration are calling a “sanctuary state.”