Posts tagged "Bruce Rauner"

Can Rauner move closer to Quinn on tax rates/spending and still become Governor? Watch Berkowitz w/ Rep. David Harris on Cable and Web

Jeff Berkowitz: I will predict that if … Rauner follows your lead… the Republicans will lose and you will lose the Governorship and you will forever be the minority party. Tonight’s Chicago Metro Suburban edition of “Public Affairs,” features State Rep. David Harris (R-Arlington Heights) discussing (1) whether Bruce Rauner can modify his position on... Read more »

Better than Carol Marin w/Gov. Pat Quinn: Berkowitz w/State Rep. David Harris on cutting IL state taxes, spending and balancing the budget, Cable and web

State Rep. David Harris: …in other words, [there were] virtually no reductions whatsoever in any area of the state budget [for fiscal year 2015]. Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of “Public Affairs,” features State Rep. David Harris (R-Arlington Heights) discussing whether state income tax rates will decline next year and whether state spending was cut,... Read more »

Better than the Wealth of Nations: Berkowitz w/Heritage Foundation's Stephen Moore on the Wealth of States

Stephen Moore: …Issues like taxation… regulation… and right to work laws all have very dramatic impacts on ….where the jobs are flowing to. Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of Public Affairs features Stephen Moore, discussing a book he co-authored recently, on the nature and causes of the Wealth of  States. The show airs throughout the... Read more »
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Rep. Sandack tells "Governor wanna be Bruce Rauner" and WTTW's Carol Marin how to balance the Fiscal 2015 Budget, Web and Cable

State Rep. Ron Sandack: Oh, I could easily cut 1.6 billion dollars [from the IL Budget] Jeff Berkowitz: Well, do it. Right now. *************************************** Tonight’s Chicago Metro North and Northwestern suburban edition of “Public Affairs,”  features State Rep. Ron Sandack (R-Downers Grove, 81st District).  The show airs in 24 N and NW Chicago Metro suburbs at... Read more »

Governor Quinn: Fighting for unions and against moms and the severely disabled? Watch Public Affairs, Cable and Web

Paul Kersey debates and discusses tonight with show host Jeff Berkowitz, on the City of Chicago edition of “Public Affairs,” the issues raised by mom Pam Harris’ lawsuit against Gov. Quinn. The show airs throughout the City of Chicago at 8:30 pm on Cable Ch. 21 [CANTV]. Kersey is the Director of Labor Policy at the Illinois... Read more »

Better than Megan Kelly and Rachel Maddow interviewing each other: Berkowitz w/ Ed Choice Illinois' Trey Cobb on school choice: Cable and now on the web

Trey Cobb: … I ….would like to see an assurance that [the alternative to the traditional public] school teaches evolution… Jeff Berkowitz: You don’t understand, there are people dying [in Englewood]  *********************** Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of Public Affairs features Trey Cobb, Youth Director and Navigator at Ed Choice Illinois--and a 17 year old... Read more »
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Better than Carol Marin's sit-down w/4 state legislators: Berkowitz w/Professor Sanderson on minimum wages and school choice, cable and web

*************************************** Allen Sanderson: …The Congressional Budget Office… estimate was 500,000 jobs would be lost [with an increase in the minimum wage to $10.10/hr.] Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of “Public Affairs,” features Allen Sanderson, Professor of economics at the University of Chicago.   The show featuring Economics Professor Sanderson airs at 8:30  pm on Cable Ch. 21... Read more »

Better than Chris Wallace w/Barack Obama: Berkowitz w/ Gov. Jim Edgar and Gov wannabees Kirk Dillard and Bruce Rauner

Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of Public Affairs features the contrast of the Republican Governor of Illinois in the 1990s, Jim Edgar with Bruce Rauner, the Republican nominee for Governor this year and Senator Dillard, the man who came within three points of blocking Rauner from being the nominee of their Party. You can also... Read more »

Way better than WTTW's "My Chicago": Berkowitz w/State Senator Steve Rauschenberger on fixing IL Government, Cable and Web

Steve Rauschenberger: …Illinois is a clear exception. Most states…are recovering– their unemployment is down, their tax revenues are up; they have balanced budgets; they are out of debt. Illinois is an exception. ************************** Tonight’s Chicago Metro North and Northwest suburban edition of “Public Affairs,” features Steve Rauschenberger, who was a Republican State Senator (from Elgin) from... Read more »
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Better than Chris Wallace w/Jill Abramson: Berkowitz w/UChicago econ professor Allen Sanderson on minimum wage increases, Cable and Web

Allen Sanderson: I wish [Bruce Rauner] had stuck with his position [that Illinois should lower, not raise, its minimum wage] because he was absolutely right. *************************************** Allen Sanderson: …The Congressional Budget Office… estimate was 500,000 jobs would be lost [with an increase in the minimum wage to $10.10/hr.] Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of “Public... Read more »
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