IL Gov. Bruce Rauner Grounded State Airplanes, But Many Public Contractors Are Still Flying High

Contractors hired by previous governor are still billing for chartered airplanes, charging taxpayers up to $286,000 per year, and recruiting out-of-state and out-of-country staff. New Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner promised to “Shake Up Springfield.”  He’s had some success, and an early victory grounded the state air fleet saving $3 million per year.  […]