|3/4/2015||CHICAGO, IL - Comptroller Munger presented a plaque at the Carl Von Linne Elementary School||Comptroller Leslie Munger presented the Comptroller Topinka Plaque at the Carl Von Linne Elementary School at 10:00 at
3221 North Sacramento, Chicago|
|3/3/2015||SPRINGFIELD, IL - Governor Rauner swearing in Illinois State Police Director||Governor Bruce Rauner Appoint Police Commander Leo Schmitz for State Police Job|
|3/2/2015||MUNDELEIN, IL - Governor Rauner Discusses Plan to Empower Illinois Residents ||Governor Bruce Rauner discusses the plan to Empower Illinois Residents at the Dover Straits Restaurant, 890 E. Rt. 45, Mundelein at 12:15 p.m.
|2/26/2015||WESTVILLE, IL - Westville Resident Follows Stranger’s Advice – Wins $1million Illinois Lottery Prize||Westville resident Chris Vice won $1million, the numbers on Vice’s Quick Pick ticket matched the first five numbers – 11 – 13 – 25 – 39 – 54 – (19) – to win $1million in the Wednesday, February 11 Powerball drawing.|
|2/24/2015||CHICAGO, IL - Largest Prize in Illinois Lottery History is claimed||Naperville resident Jesus Davila Jr. became the winner of the largest prize in Illinois Lottery history when the first line of numbers on his $5 Quick Pick ticket matched all six numbers – 26 - 32 - 44 - 45 - 58 - (11) – to win the jackpot in the Friday, January 16 Mega Millions drawing.|
|2/20/2015||CARPENTERSVILLIE, IL - Carpentersville Resident Jumps for Joy, Wins $250,000 Illinois Lottery Prize||Illinois Lottery officials presented the lucky Carpentersville resident a large ceremonial check to commemorate her win. McGee is a self-proclaimed lover of crossword puzzles and often buys books of them at the grocery store.|
|2/18/2015||SPRINGFIELD, IL - Illinois Senate Republican Reaction to Governor Rauner’s Budget Address||The Illinois Senate Republican Caucus gives their reaction to the Governor’s annual address from the Gallery of the Illinois House of Representatives. Senators speaking include: Karen McConnaughay (R-St. Charles), Sen. Pamela Althoff (R-Crystal Lake), Sen. Jim Oberweis (R-Sugar Grove), Sen. Kyle McCarter (R-Lebanon), Sen. Sue Rezin (R-Morris), Sen. Neil Anderson (R-Rock Island), Sen. Dale Righter (R-Mattoon), and Sen. Matt Murphy (R-Palatine).|
|2/18/2015||SPRINGFIELD, IL - Governor Rauner Delivers Budget Address ||Governor Bruce Rauner delivered his 2015 Budget Address Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at the State capitol in Springfield, IL at noon|
|2/13/2015||CHICAGO, IL - Governor Rauner Attends Grand Opening of New Health Tech Hub ||Governor Bruce Rauner Attends Grand Opening of New Health Tech Hub at MATTER 222 W. Merchandise Mart Plaza, Suite 1230, Chicago at 10:30 a.m.
|2/11/2015||SPRINGFIELD, IL - Governor Forms Commission on Criminal Justice and Sentencing Reform||Governor Bruce Rauner signed Executive Order 15-14 today, which establishes the Illinois State Commission on Criminal Justice and Sentencing Reform at the Sangamon County Courthouse – County Board Chambers, Room 201
200 S. 9th Street, Springfield
|2/10/2015||CHICAGO, IL - Illinois Lottery Launches New Instant Game Awards $250,000 Instant prizes. Raises Funds for Special Olympics Athletes||The Illinois Legislature has designated a special lottery instant game to benefit training programs sponsored by the Special Olympics Illinois and Special Children’s Charities.|
|2/9/2015||SPRINGFIELD, IL - Gov. Bruce Rauner Eliminates Unfair Share Dues for Government Employees||Governor Bruce Rauner today signed Executive Order 15-13 eliminating unfair share dues for state employees who do not wish to fund government union activities and positions with which they may disagree.|
|2/4/2015||SPRINGFIELD, IL - Governor Rauner delivered his 2015 State of the State Address||Governor Bruce Rauner delivered his 2015 State of the State Address at the State Capitol in the House Chambers|
|1/28/2015||SAVOY, IL - IEMA, American Lung Association Launch Health House - Radon Excellence Program||Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) and the American Lung Association in Illinois (ALAIL) were in Savoy to launch the Radon Excellence – A Health House Program. Two Champaign builders, Signature Homes and Ironwood Homes, were approved for the pilot program.|
|1/22/2015||CHICAGO - Governor Rauner Delivers Presentation Regarding the State’s Structural Challenges||Following a presentation at the University of Chicago, where he laid out a number of structural issues facing Illinois, Governor Bruce Rauner today announced his Turnaround Team, a group of extremely talented individuals who have deep experience in management, budgets, and streamlining bureaucracies.|
|1/15/2015||SPRINGFIELD, IL - Governor Rauner signs Executive Order for hiring transparency ||Governor Bruce Rauner signed Executive Order 15-10 today to increase government transparency. Under Executive Order 15-10, Rutan-exempt employees will be published on the Illinois Transparency and Accountability Portal (ITAP) website, finally giving the people of Illinois a way to easily find the state’s political hires.
|1/14/2015||SPRINGFIELD, IL - Newly and Re-Elected Senators Sworn in at the Capitol||At the Capitol this afternoon, newly elected State Senators Neil Anderson (R-Rock Island) Chris Nybo (R-Elmhurst) were sworn into the 99th General Assembly. Also sworn in were Re-Elected State Senators Matt Murphy (R-Palatine) Karen McConnaughay (R-St. Charles), Tim Bivins (R-Dixon), Kyle McCarter (R-Lebanon), Michael Connelly (R-Naperville) and Chapin Rose (R-Champaign)|
|1/13/2015||SPRINGFIELD, IL - Governor Rauner signs Executive Order for ethical and responsive government ||Governor Bruce Rauner signed Executive Order 15-09 today, which tightens ethical requirements for all state employees to ensure they adhere to the highest standards of honesty, integrity and impartiality while working for the people of Illinois.
|1/12/2015||SPRINGFIELD, IL - 2015 Inauguration Ceremony ||Bruce Rauner was sworn in as the 42nd governor of Illinois on Monday in Springfield along with the other elected officials.
|1/12/2015||SPRINGFIELD, IL - 2015 Inaugural Dance||Governor Bruce Rauner culminated Monday night with a Toby Keith concert and a dance with wife Diana to the country stars |
|1/12/2015||SPRINGFIELD, IL - Governor Rauner having an open house at Old State Capitol||Governor Rauner and his family met with several hundred people at the Old State Capitol|