Ex-Employees Sue Former Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford
John Gregory -- Illinois Radio Network
Former Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford is the subject of another lawsuit from those who used to work for him.
Three ex-employees in the treasurer’s office, Patrick Carlson, George Daglas, and Ashvin Lad, claim Rutherford fired them as retaliatio…
'Judy's Amendment' Gaining Steam in Springfield
The special legislative session Thursday in Springfield could lead to a special election for comptroller in 2016. State Sen. Matt Murphy (R-Palatine) says the future of the comptroller's and treasurer's offices should be consolidation.
“I'd just hate for us to get bogged down in a legal battle over t…
Vote Counting Questions in Treasurer's Race
Dave Dahl -- Illinois Radio Network
Insert joke about Chicago here.
The Tom Cross campaign for treasurer – with Cross barely ahead of competitor Mike Frerichs a week after Election Day – says some people are recorded as voting more than once...
Illinois Comptroller Rivals Differ On Merger Idea
CHICAGO (AP) — The two candidates running for the job of state comptroller differ on a big issue hovering over the office. That's whether to eliminate the post by merging it with the treasurer's office.
Republican incumbent Judy Baar Topinka says combining offices saves money...
State Treasurer Dan Rutherford Hosts I-Cash Telethon
Might you have hundreds or thousands of dollars waiting to be claimed? It's possible, and Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford wants to make sure you know one way or the other.
Rutherford will be on live this afternoon and tonight with our news partners at Eyewitness News WTVO-TV & WQRF-TV …