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  1. Article number 1 - Governor Rauner Reform Agenda
  2. Article number 2 - The State of Illinois to Build a Digital-Ready Workforce
  3. Article number 3 - Governor Discusses Cutting Red Tape at Illinois Competitiveness Council Forum
  4. Article number 4 - Illinois Improving Training Hate Crime for State Police Cadets
  5. Article number 5 - Governor Rauner Acts to Provide Better Services to Taxpayers
  •  Governor Rauner Reform Agenda

    Governor Rauner Reform Agenda

    SPRINGFIELD, IL – Every day, I am working to bring needed reforms to our great state, including term limits, lower property taxes, more jobs, education reform and pension reform.

  •  The State of Illinois to Build a Digital-Ready Workforce

    The State of Illinois to Build a Digital-Ready Workforce

    CHICAGO - The State of Illinois and the IoT Talent Consortium announced a partnership to deliver education curricula designed to further Illinois' goal of transforming into a "smart state" by using advanced technologies to deliver services better and more efficiently.

    This new collaboration will provide an affordable, state-of-the-art option for individuals interested in working in the IT industry and provide a mechanism for employers to ensure a pipeline of talent in Illinois.

  •  Governor Discusses Cutting Red Tape at Illinois Competitiveness Council Forum

    Governor Discusses Cutting Red Tape at Illinois Competitiveness Council Forum

    SPRINGFIELD, IL – Governor Rauner discussed the administration’s efforts to cut the red tape in state government and make Illinois more competitive with surrounding states at the Illinois Competitiveness Council Forum.

    "Excessive red tape has been a barrier blocking small business and entrepreneurs from wanting to grow and expand in Illinois," said Governor Rauner.

  •  Illinois Improving Training Hate Crime for State Police Cadets

    Illinois Improving Training Hate Crime for State Police Cadets

    CHICAGO – Governor Bruce Rauner today announced the next steps to comprehensive plan to combat hate crimes in Illinois through improved training of law enforcement.

    As directed by the Governor last month, Illinois State Police worked with the Anti-Defamation League to create a new curriculum for Illinois State Police Cadets to better identify, investigate and prosecute hate crimes.

  •  Governor Rauner Acts to Provide Better Services to Taxpayers

    Governor Rauner Acts to Provide Better Services to Taxpayers

    CHICAGO - Governor Bruce Rauner signed a series of Executive Orders to improve and streamline Illinois state government. Executive Orders 17-01, 17-02 and 17-03 will eliminate redundancies and simplify the organizational structure of the Executive Branch to deliver more efficient government and drive a better value for taxpayers.

    "We have made government transformation a priority in order to deliver the best services to taxpayers at the best value," Governor Rauner said.

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