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Just a short and simple prediction, offered for now without the factual backup that exists:

The overbearing role of Diana Rauner, a liberal Democrat, in her husband’s administration will come to be recognized as a primary reason for his failure.

And since Bruce Rauner was perhaps Illinois’ last hope, she’ll have a place in the history books.

Mark Glennon is founder of Wirepoints. Opinions expressed are his own.

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One thing is for sure abortion and immigration will be in the top issues next cycle, that is if the remaining republicans are smart. If they think they can sweep these two things under the rug come election time they are mistaken. The church and forgotten non Union working class is the base, rauner just threw them all under the bus.


I’ll go vote next cycle, but I’ll be leaving the governor seat with no vote, voting “null” for governor. It doesn’t matter anymore, I give up.

Jeff Carter

Will the social conservatives stay home? Or will they put their houses on the market?