Tag: Leslie Munger

Despite Trump surge, Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner blows it

Despite Trump surge, Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner blows it
The Donald J. Trump earthquake has arrived, rattling the evil elite political ruling class of both parties to their very foundations. Correction, make that President-elect Donald J. Trump now. Illinois’ “Never Trump” Republicans – led by Gov. Bruce Rauner – had their political asses handed to them last night. Gone is Sen. Mark Kirk, Illinois... Read more »

Bruce Rauner shows hypocrisy on term limits, Illinois comptroller appointment

Bruce Rauner shows hypocrisy on term limits, Illinois comptroller appointment
In 2010, I ran against the late Judy Baar Topinka for Illinois comptroller and came in second in a tough three-way primary battle. For that reason and others, too numerous to mention, the Illinois comptroller’s office has a special significance to me. Since Topinka’s passing, media have praised her journalistic background and her ability to... Read more »