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  Rauner, Bruce
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AffiliationRepublican  
<-  2018-01-01  
 
NameBruce Rauner
Address720 Rosewood Ave
Winnetka, Illinois 60093, United States
EmailNone
Websitehttp://brucerauner.com/
Born February 18, 1957 (62 years)
ContributorCOSDem
Last Modifedev
Oct 14, 2019 11:09pm
Tags Moderate - Moderate-to-Liberal - Pro-Choice - Married -
InfoBruce joined GTCR in 1981. He holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA from Dartmouth College summa cum laude, with highest distinction in Economics. Bruce’s leadership role has been instrumental in many successful GTCR investments including Gensar, Polypore, CoreStaff, Answerthink, American Medical Labs and AppNet.

Bruce continues to be very committed to helping others succeed. He serves on the board of the Renaissance Schools Fund, Ravinia Music Festival and the Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority. He is a member of the President’s Councils for both Dartmouth College and Harvard Business School. Bruce is Chairman of the Education Committee of the Civic Committee of the Commercial Club of Chicago and past Chairman of the Chicago Public Education Fund. He was the principal donor for Chicago projects including the new Red Cross regional headquarters, a YMCA in the Little Village neighborhood, four new charter high schools on the near west side, and the Stanley C. Golder Center for Private Equity and Entrepreneurial Finance at the University of Illinois. Bruce works with the Nature Conservancy and Montana Land Reliance to preserve ranch land and wildlife habitat in Montana and received the Murie-Broome Award from The Wilderness Society for outstanding work in wilderness preservation.

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JOB APPROVAL POLLS
DateFirmApproveDisapproveDon't Know
10/01/2017-12/31/2018 Morning Consult 31.00% ( 2.0) 55.00% ( 1.0) 14.00% ( 3.0)
07/12/2018-07/12/2018 Illinois Public Opinion Strategies 26.80% ( 0.0) 62.40% ( 0.0) 10.70% ( 0.0)
07/18/2017-07/20/2017 Normington, Petts & Associates (D) 34.00% ( 0.0) 63.00% ( 0.0) 3.00% ( 0.0)
03/04/2017-03/11/2017 SIU-Carbondale Paul Simon Public Policy Institute 36.00% ( 0.0) 58.00% ( 0.0) 4.00% ( 0.0)
05/01/2016-09/01/2016 Morning Consult 33.00% ( 0.0) 56.00% ( 0.0) 11.00% ( 0.0)
07/20/2015-07/21/2015 Public Policy Polling 37.00% ( 0.0) 43.00% ( 0.0) 20.00% ( 0.0)
FAVORABILITY POLLS
DateFirmFavorableUnfavorableDon't Know
09/05/2018-09/13/2018 Research America 23.90% ( 0.0) 52.40% ( 0.0) 23.60% ( 0.0)
08/12/2018-08/16/2018 Marist Institute 26.00% ( 0.0) 52.00% ( 0.0) 22.00% ( 0.0)
06/09/2018-06/11/2018 We Ask America 37.00% ( 0.0) 55.00% ( 0.0) 8.00% ( 0.0)
02/05/2018-02/06/2018 Public Policy Polling 26.00% ( 0.0) 63.00% ( 0.0) 12.00% ( 0.0)
09/27/2014-09/29/2014 Fabrizio Lee (R) 35.00% ( 0.0) 34.00% ( 0.0) 31.00% ( 0.0)
09/04/2014-09/07/2014 Global Strategy Group (D) 33.00% ( 0.0) 39.00% ( 0.0) 28.00% ( 0.0)
07/09/2014-07/10/2014 McKeon & Associates 40.00% ( 0.0) 44.00% ( 0.0) 15.00% ( 0.0)
03/21/2014-03/22/2014 Gravis Marketing 29.00% ( 0.0) 44.00% ( 0.0) 27.00% ( 0.0)

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NEWS
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Sep 28, 2017 03:50pm Proposed Legislation Illinois governor signs bill expanding public funding for abortion  Article RP 

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RACES
  11/06/2018 IL Governor Lost 38.83% (-15.70%)
  03/20/2018 IL Governor - R Primary Won 51.53% (+3.06%)
  11/04/2014 IL Governor Won 50.27% (+3.92%)
  03/18/2014 IL Governor - R Primary Won 40.13% (+2.91%)
ENDORSEMENTS
IL District 06 - R Primary - Mar 17, 2020 R Evelyn Sanguinetti
IL Lt. Governor - R Primary - Mar 20, 2018 R Evelyn Sanguinetti
Chicago Mayor - Runoff - Apr 07, 2015 D Rahm Emanuel