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Rauner’s Campaign Manager Joins Lobbying Firm
Mar 22, 2015 7:00 AM
And that firm plans to lobby governor’s office, creating potential ethical issues for Bruce Rauner.
Mining Money – Coal Company Donates To Local Pols, Fund Tied To Regulator
Mar 15, 2015 6:00 AM
Coal giant spreads around campaign cash in Illinois. Among recipients: A campaign committee created by the new chief of the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, which regulates the energy industry.
BGA Busy On Transparency Front
Mar 10, 2015 11:39 AM
Better Government Association files three new lawsuits, weighs in on another court case and updates FBI database.
BGA: Stop Currie’s Fast-Moving FOIA Bill
Nov 28, 2014 8:00 AM
Lawmaker pushes a bad law that impairs public access and limits legal representation.
Early Illiana Backer Reverses Course On Project
Oct 26, 2014 5:45 PM
Once a proponent of Illinois-Indiana toll road, Chicago real estate executive now says proposed route is wrong, not worth the expense.
Rauner's Cash Splash
Aug 11, 2014 9:24 AM
Is Bruce Rauner buying political support from Republican groups across the state as he runs for governor?
Jun 16, 2014 10:02 AM
Top administrator at Gov. Quinn's transportation department won't talk about how her stepdaughter was hired and promoted by the state-government agency. Were court-ordered anti-patronage rules followed?
Chartering A Boatload Of Money
Jun 1, 2014 2:31 PM
Education reformers, including charter-school advocates and out-of-state billionaires, are donating money to various Illinois campaigns. Plus: One principal is getting schooled.
"Smart Streamlining" Idea Forum in Springfield
May 22, 2014 10:32 AM
As a part of its "Smart Streamlining" campaign, the Better Government Association hosted an Idea Forum on Tuesday, May 20, before a crowd of more than 50 guests at the Sangamo Club in Springfield.
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