treasurer http://northernpublicradio.org en Illinois House GOP Leader Wants New Job http://northernpublicradio.org/post/illinois-house-gop-leader-wants-new-job <div>Illinois House minority leader Tom Cross is telling his Republican colleagues today he plans to run for Illinois treasurer.&nbsp;</div><p> Wed, 21 Aug 2013 17:37:38 +0000 Susan Stephens 34924 at http://northernpublicradio.org Illinois House GOP Leader Wants New Job Treasurer talks pensions at DeKalb roundtable http://northernpublicradio.org/post/treasurer-talks-pensions-dekalb-roundtable <p>The Illinois State Treasurer says lawmakers need to make some progress toward fixing the state&rsquo;s budget woes, or he says&nbsp;the crisis will get worse. Republican Dan Rutherford <a href="http://www.daily-chronicle.com/2012/07/17/state-treasurer-talks-tough-love/aprezsm/" target="_blank">was in DeKalb Tuesday </a>to host a roundtable discussion about the state&rsquo;s finances. He says he doesn&rsquo;t expect much progress before the November election, although the state&rsquo;s bond rating is suffering:</p> Wed, 18 Jul 2012 11:05:11 +0000 Susan Stephens 15125 at http://northernpublicradio.org Treasurer talks pensions at DeKalb roundtable