Gov. Bruce Rauner

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Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker has signed legislation raising teachers' minimum salary to $40,000 over four years to address a statewide shortage of classroom leaders.

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An audit has found that a plan to save $500 million a year on state employee health insurance is instead costing $10 million extra annually and isn't even providing the service promised.

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An Illinois veterans' home resident who contracted Legionnaires' disease has died, state officials said Friday, becoming the 15th resident of a state veterans' facility killed by the flu-like illness.

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The Illinois State Board of Elections has voted to end the state's participation in a multistate voter registration system that critics have said is inaccurate and vulnerable to hackers.

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Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed a law allowing schools to use a streamlined approach to construction.

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The Illinois Senate has voted to reverse the governor's veto on legislation prohibiting the sale of tobacco products to those under 21.

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The Illinois Department of Transportation has begun a statewide initiative among multiple government agencies to develop a testing program for connected and autonomous vehicles.

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Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and Democrat J.B. Pritzker will face off in their first two-way debate of the Illinois governor's race.

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Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration says it needs up to two more months to produce a plan to provide three years' back pay to union workers.

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Gov. Bruce Rauner has vetoed legislation that would permit experts to study the impact of supplemental feeding of wild deer.