How did Governor Bruce Rauner triple his income since his election? Did the income jump have anything to do with his financial firm, GTCR’s investment of Illinois’ pension funds? The Illinois Governor controls appointments to the Illinois State Board of Investments – the board that controls state investment dollars.
Rauner paid more than $50 million in federal and state taxes, for a total tax rate of 26 percent.
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