Their names won’t appear opposite each other on the ballot but Governor Bruce Rauner sounds like he is running against House Speaker Mike Madigan in next year’s election.
Rauner kicked off a statewide campaign swing in Decatur Monday by repeating his attacks on the powerful Democrat and vowing to roll back what he calls the “Madigan tax hike” over time.
But Rauner didn’t say how quickly he would seek to undo the income tax increase that was approved last summer over his veto.
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