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.
CHICAGO – Governor Bruce Rauner addressed the Illinois State Board of Education meeting to advocate for more rigorous standards to prioritize equity and closing achievement gaps.
As part of the Every Student Succeeds Act each state is required to submit a plan to the U.S. Department of Education on how they are prioritizing equity and supporting teachers.
SPRINGFIELD, IL - Governor Bruce Rauner announced his support for a bill that would help ease the burden of the Illinois Department of Corrections and taxpayers by taking into account an inmate’s ability to pay for a private attorney. As a WGN investigation noted, state taxpayers paid the attorney and investigator fees to defend convicted murderer Drew Peterson in his murder-for-hire trial.
CHICAGO – Governor Bruce Rauner today attended a deployment ceremony for the 633rd Theater Gateway Personnel Accountability Team. These 10 Soldiers will be based in Kuwait and assist in tracking approximately 20,000 Soldiers, DOD Civilians and contractors that annually enter and depart the United States Central Command.
Governor Bruce Rauner