Mixed Reactions for Governor Rauner as he Visits Southern Illinois

Mixed Reactions for Governor Rauner as he Visits Southern Illinois

Marion — Governor Bruce Rauner visited the area yesterday and garnered a mixed reaction from southern Illinoisans. Governor Rauner held a town-hall forum at the Marion Civic Center yesterday afternoon, but not before being booed by pro-union crowds. Rauner spoke on the budget impasse and union rights among other topics before heading over to the Marion Jr. High School and answering questions from students. Rauner ended his southern Illinois trip with a visit to 17th Street BBQ in Murphysboro.