SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner’s state-government hiring freeze apparently began the month before he took office, under his predecessor Democrat Pat Quinn.
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CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk continues to push for the reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois House has begun debate on a state budget. And Republicans are objecting to the process.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Republican Party Chairman Jack Dorgan says he won’t seek another term in the post and instead will join GOP gubernatorial nominee Bruce Rauner’s campaign team as co-chairman of the finance committee.
CHICAGO (AP) — Some of Illinois’ better-known Republicans plan to discuss their support for federal immigration reform later in the day.