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  • Latest casino expansion proposal aims for Quinn backing

    Latest casino expansion proposal aims for Quinn backing
    In what has practically become a harbinger of spring, state lawmakers who favor gambling expansion began their annual push Wednesday by debating the latest plan to bring a massive casino to Chicago. But neither Gov. Pat Quinn nor Mayor Rahm Emanuel...
  • Rauner would veto Chicago pension bill

    Rauner would veto Chicago pension bill
    Republican candidate Bruce Rauner said today that if he were governor, he would veto legislation lawmakers sent to Gov. Pat Quinn last week that would cut pension benefits for some city workers and allow aldermen to raise property taxes to shore up the...
  • An update on the charter school assault

    An update on the charter school assault
    It took a fight to create Southland College Prep Charter High School. In 2010, the Richton Park charter school opened its doors as an alternative to Rich Township High School District 227. School district officials rejected the charter's application...
  • Term limits drive is unconstitutional

    Term limits drive is unconstitutional
    In one of the more memorable scenes in the 1971 comedy "Bananas," Woody Allen's character Fielding Mellish is perusing the magazine rack at a small store. He's trying to sneak peeks at the erotic fare in a way that avoids the notice of a matronly woman at...
  • Quinn out for blood in 1st bout with Rauner

     Quinn out for blood in 1st bout with Rauner
    Watching Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn with Republican Bruce Rauner in their first debate late last week before the Illinois Education Association, in the first round of what promises to be a bloody, seven-month political fight, I got a good look at Gov....
  • Quinn, Rauner scrap on education in first debate

    Quinn, Rauner scrap on education in first debate
    The first face-to-face meeting of the general election campaign featured Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn likened his opponent to a “virus” who attacks union rights and Republican challenger Bruce Rauner countering that the governor repeatedly had...
  • Vallas lands six-figure job with Quinn supporter

    Vallas lands six-figure job with Quinn supporter
    Paul Vallas, who returned to Illinois last month as Gov. Pat Quinn’s running mate, has been hired to a six-figure job as a municipal finance consultant by a longtime friend and political supporter of the Democratic governor. Vallas began his...
  • Springfield rally today over raft of charter school bills

    Springfield rally today over raft of charter school bills
    Feeling challenged by about a dozen bills under consideration in Springfield, advocates of privately run but publicly funded charter schools are set to descend on the state Capitol for a Tuesday rally. The Illinois Network of Charter Schools said...
  • Tension running high earlier than usual at Capitol

    Tension running high earlier than usual at Capitol
    Nerves are frayed at the Capitol earlier than usual this year as state lawmakers careen from political pressure points to governmental crises. In rapid succession, they went through a primary election campaign, heard Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn's call...
  • Quinn, Rauner to make first joint appearance today

    Quinn, Rauner to make first joint appearance today
    Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn and Republican challenger Bruce Rauner will make their first joint-appearance of the fall election campaign today before the Illinois Education Association. The two are scheduled to appear before the union group’s...
  • Quinn, Rauner to make first joint appearance Friday

    Quinn, Rauner to make first joint appearance Friday
    Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn and Republican challenger Bruce Rauner will make their first joint-appearance of the fall election campaign on Friday before the Illinois Education Association, the teachers’ union announced today. The two are scheduled...