Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner, center left, shakes hands with Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan after inauguration ceremonies in early 2015. Now, Madigan is working to bring in more money to help defeat the governor’s agenda and keep control of the General Assembly.
Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner, center left, shakes hands with Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan after inauguration ceremonies in early 2015. Now, Madigan is working to bring in more money to help defeat the governor’s agenda and keep control of the General Assembly. Ted Schurter AP
Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner, center left, shakes hands with Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan after inauguration ceremonies in early 2015. Now, Madigan is working to bring in more money to help defeat the governor’s agenda and keep control of the General Assembly. Ted Schurter AP

Madigan uses quirk in law to stockpile 2016 campaign cash against Rauner

January 01, 2016 12:30 PM