Gov. Bruce Rauner

Illinois will not be the home of a $1.6 billion manufacturing plant the automakers Toyota and Mazda plan to build in the United States.

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Members of Gov. Bruce Rauner's new Opioid Prevention and Intervention Task Force are touring Illinois to gather information about the opioid epidemic in the hopes of bringing down the number of overdose deaths.

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Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner is replacing his chief of staff after just 13 weeks. Kristina Rasmussen resigned Friday. 


Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner says he'll sign legislation that would provide state health insurance and Medicaid coverage for abortions.

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Members of the Service Employees International Union Illinois have sued the state of Illinois for failing to make good on pay raises required under the new state budget.

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Illinois spent $14 million on planning for state universities' construction projects that have been mothballed.

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Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner signed into law on Thursday a wide-reaching school funding overhaul. 

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Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner is set to sign legislation that will change the way the state funds schools.

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The Illinois Senate is expected to take up a school funding overhaul that will increase aid to all of the state's more than 800 districts.

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Four members of Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner's communications team have resigned weeks after being hired in the wake of the Republican's conflicting response to a political cartoon that critics call racist.