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Ex-Employees Sue Former Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford
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 retaliation for providing evidence against him during an internal probe into sexual harassment allegations...
'Judy's Amendment' Gaining Steam in Springfield
'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 this and take our eye of the ball,” which, Murphy says, would be the combination of the two offices,
Tom Cross Explains Why He's The Right Choice For Treasurer [AUDIO]
Tom Cross Explains Why He's The Right Choice For Treasurer [AUDIO]
While perhaps not as tight as the gubernatorial fight in Illinois, the race for Illinois Treasurer also has been a single-digit race for most of the year, with Republican Tom Cross leading Democrat Mike Frerichs. Neither candidate previously has run for statewide office, which might explain why a recent Tribune poll indicated about 20 percent of voters still are undecided...