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Sen. Biss’s Statement on Bruce Rauner’s veto of Gun Dealer Licensing Bill

Daniel Biss released the following statement today, March 13, in response to Governor Bruce Rauner’s decision to veto the Gun Dealer’s Licensing Bill: “After weeks of waffling on this critical issue, carefully weighing political consequences in the absence of any moral conviction, Bruce Rauner has announced he’ll veto a bill I cosponsored to stem the […]

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Biss for Illinois Launches new Digital Ad

This morning, Illinois State Senator and Democratic candidate for Governor Daniel Biss released a new digital ad, “BSBS.” Modeled after a pharmaceutical commercial, the video speaks to voters frustrated with billionaires buying elections by highlighting the epidemic of “Big Spending Billionaire Syndrome,” and presents middle-class progressive Daniel Biss as the cure.   With unprecedented spending, […]

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Daniel Biss Responds to Rauner’s Condemnation of NFL Protests

Daniel Biss released the following statement in response to Governor Rauner’s condemnation of NFL protests. “Our country was founded on relentlessly pursuing liberty, fighting injustice, and doing our part to build a more perfect union. So let’s be clear—protests at NFL games this weekend and over the past year are responding to police brutality and institutional […]

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Daniel Biss Responds to Rauner’s Comments on Charlottesville

Daniel Biss released the following statement on Aug. 14 regarding Governor Rauner’s response to acts of terrorism in Charlottesville.  “My grandmother was a holocaust survivor. I grew up with the weight of that legacy, and with an understanding of how evil can take root in our communities when we aren’t vigilant. The terrorism in Charlottesville follows […]