National Review Endorses Ives for Governor

“Ives is both a superior candidate to the governor and a solid politician in her own right.” March 16, 2018 – This morning, the renowned conservative opinion journal National Review, which previously named Bruce Rauner ‘The Worse Republican Governor in America,’ announced its endorsement of

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Ives Response to DGA Ads

On policy, Rauner and the DGA are two sides of the same counterfeit bill. March 15, 2018 – The Democratic Governor’s Association is targeting Jeanne Ives in a recent ad buy. Ives for Illinois – Governor campaign issued the following statement in response:  Of course Socialists

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Chapter Eight: Money Can’t Buy You Love

March 15, 2018 – The quest for campaign cash suffuses political life. Candidates in competitive elections can spend more than 60 percent of their time raising money. However, money doesn’t always mean victory in politics. There are numerous of variables at play, including the strength of a

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“This Isn’t Smoke. This Is Fire.”

Ives to Call for Action on Inspector General Complaint Against Rauner Watch The Full Press Conference Here. March 15, 2018-  In a press conference this morning, State Representative Jeanne Ives, the conservative reform candidate for Governor, called on the newly appointed state executive

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That man has no credibility.” – Eric Brady on Rauner

    March 14, 2018 – Lifezette, an online conservative news source founded by Fox News talk show host Laura Ingraham, filed a report on the primary contest between Bruce Rauner and his conservative reform challenger, State Rep. Jeanne Ives in which they exposed Rauner’s 11th

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Chapter Seven: Arrogance

March 12, 2018 – Barbara W. Tuchman, the Pulitzer Prize winning author who – literally –  wrote the book on foolishness in government, The March of Folly: From Troy to Vietnam, said, “No one is as sure of his premise as the man who knows too little.” Bruce Rauner was so sure of his appeal, that

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Rockford Register Star Endorses Ives

“If you really want to shake up Springfield, Ives is your candidate.” March 10, 2018 – The Rockford Register Star announced its endorsement of Jeanne Ives in the GOP primary for governor. In endorsing Ives, the RR Star editorial board wrote, “If you really want to shake up Springfield, Ives is

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