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  1. Article number 1 - Gov. Rauner expands registered nursing practice authority
  2. Article number 2 - Gov. Rauner enacts civil asset forfeiture reform
  3. Article number 3 - Governor Rauner Broadens Access to Child Care Assistance Program
  4. Article number 4 - EDGE tax credit overhaul gets Gov. Rauner’s signature
  5. Article number 5 - Gov. Rauner praises Illinois-Japan trade, investment partnership at start of MWJA Conference
  •  Gov. Rauner expands registered nursing practice authority

    Gov. Rauner expands registered nursing practice authority

    Legislation will increase access to healthcare for Illinoisans and empower nurses

    DOWNERS GROVE, IL (Sept. 20, 2017) – Gov. Bruce Rauner today signed HB 313, which will grant greater authority to registered and licensed nurses in administering health services and lift burdensome licensing regulations.​​

  •  Gov. Rauner enacts civil asset forfeiture reform

    Gov. Rauner enacts civil asset forfeiture reform

    CHICAGO (Sept. 19, 2017) – Gov. Bruce Rauner signed HB303, bipartisan legislation aimed at reforming Illinois’ asset forfeiture system. The reforms will increase transparency and shift burdens of proof to protect innocent citizens while maintaining the proper use of asset forfeiture as a tool for law enforcement. Gov. Rauner was joined by Illinois State Police (ISP) officials, ACLU members, legislators, and advocate organizations.​

  •  Governor Rauner Broadens Access to Child Care Assistance Program

    Governor Rauner Broadens Access to Child Care Assistance Program

    SPRINGFIELD (Sept. 18, 2017) – Governor Bruce Rauner announced that the state’s Department of Human Services will broaden access to the Child Care Assistance Program. The move fulfills an agreement made with the legislature in 2015 to raise the income eligibility criteria to 185% of the federal poverty level from 162%. It means 16,000 more children will receive child care each month, for the remainder of Fiscal Year 2018.​

  •  EDGE tax credit overhaul gets Gov. Rauner’s signature

    EDGE tax credit overhaul gets Gov. Rauner’s signature

    Bipartisan legislation an important tool for job growth in Illinois

    CHICAGO (Sept. 18, 2017) – Gov. Bruce Rauner today signed legislation (HB162) that overhauls the EDGE Tax Credit Program and provides much-needed transparency and taxpayer protections.

    "The EDGE Tax Credit Program overhaul is a bipartisan job creation program that is innovative and competitive for businesses," Gov. Rauner said.​

  •  Gov. Rauner praises Illinois-Japan trade, investment partnership at start of MWJA Conference

    Gov. Rauner praises Illinois-Japan trade, investment partnership at start of MWJA Conference

    TOKYO (Sept. 11, 2017) – Gov. Bruce Rauner stressed the need to further strengthen the U.S.-Japan relationship at the launch of the 49th Midwest U.S.-Japan Association Conference. The conference, which continues through Tuesday, unites business, education and government leaders in an effort to further trade and investment opportunities between the Midwest states and Japan.​

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