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I’m putting my trust in Daniel.

  Hi — We have a tough fight ahead of us, but after careful and serious consideration, I’ve decided to throw my support behind someone who will be the bold, progressive governor Illinois needs: my friend, Daniel Biss. I’m so proud to endorse Daniel, and I’m thankful you’re a part of Team Biss. Illinois’ working

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Introducing the Team Biss Store!

You’ve heard our slogan Biss, Please! Well now it’s: Biss, TEES! We’re excited to announce that the #TeamBiss store has officially arrived! Check out the store here! Come for the swag; stay for the movement. Oh, and don’t forget to use the discount code BISSPLEASE for 10% off on your purchase. Happy shopping!    

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Daniel Biss Announces “The Road Forward” State Tour

Today, Daniel Biss announced “The Road Forward” State Tour, a trip of more than 2,000 miles to talk directly with voters about the future of Illinois. Beginning this Friday, August 18th, Daniel will tour our state to highlight the stories of ordinary people hurt by our state’s broken political system — and the chance we

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A lot of zeros

This weekend, JB Pritzker gave himself another $7,000,000, bringing his grand total to $21,000,000. There are a lot of zeros in those numbers. The sad thing is that, even as those zeros pile up, we’re at risk of basing this election on zero ideas and zero voter enthusiasm — and instead letting the candidates’ wealth rule the

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Daniel Biss Responds to CPS Layoffs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Daniel Biss released the following statement in response to CPS layoffs announced today. “The arrogant ‘my way or the highway’ mindset of billionaire Bruce Rauner has cost 950 middle class workers their jobs today. That’s indisputable evidence that it’s time he lost his. “We can’t expect a billionaire to understand the anxiety of

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The truth about single-payer

When I first announced my candidacy for Illinois governor, I promised I’d fight like hell for the rest of us. Not the billionaires and political insiders who are already doing fine, but the millions of Illinoisans who feel left behind and fed up with a state government that’s not working for the rest of us.

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Real villains?

After a series of setbacks, Governor Rauner vetoed a school funding bill, striking a devastating blow against whom he considers the real villains in the latest budget fight: Chicago school children. If this seems ridiculous, that’s because it is. Rauner says he vetoed Senate Bill 1 — a bill he recently said he liked 90

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Daniel Biss Statement on SB1 Veto

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Daniel Biss released the following statement in response to Rauner’s amendatory veto of SB1. “Bruce Rauner has once again proven that he cares more about his own political future than the futures of millions of children across Illinois. And the fact that Rauner’s political future requires sacrificing our public school system says

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Daniel Biss Responds to J.B. Pritzker’s Public Option Proposal

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Daniel Biss released the following statement in response to J.B. Pritzker’s proposal for a public option health care plan. “Health care is a human right, and I’m disappointed that J.B. considers it an option. We need a single-payer health care system in Illinois that covers everyone. I call on J.B. to put

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Rauner under water

From Capitol Fax this week: “Incumbent Republican Governor Bruce Rauner remains extremely vulnerable…Against a generic Democrat, Rauner trails 37% to 49%” Do you know what this means? Even taken with a grain of salt, this poll says that Bruce Rauner is beatable. This also means that, right now, we have to do everything we can to make

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