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Gov. Bruce Rauner’s abysmal stewardship of the Illinois economy took another hit this week as a new report from the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity detailed nearly 1,000 layoffs from United Airlines, Sears, State Farm Insurance and several other Illinois employers.
After falling steadily for several years, the Illinois bill backlog has risen to unprecedented levels under the watch of Governor Bruce Rauner.
After an earlier refusal to answer questions regarding his whereabouts, Gov. Bruce Rauner disclosed Wednesday that he had spent the last several days skiing in Utah. The governor then refused to answer any other questions from the media, despite his week-long absence from the state.