Governor Bruce Rauner
Bruce Rauner was sworn in as the 42nd Governor of Illinois on January 12, 2015. Governor Rauner’s goal is to create a more prosperous state, where everyone has an opportunity to succeed. He is focused on delivering value for taxpayers, creating a pro-jobs economic climate, ensuring world-class schools and educational options for every Illinoisan and bringing greater accountability to state government. Rauner was born in Illinois and attended Dartmouth College and Harvard Business School.