Bruce Rauner (R)

In Illinois governor’s race, venture capitalist up for challenge

  Posted at Reuters.com: Link: http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/03/15/us-usa-politics-illinois-rauner-idUSBREA2E0JJ20140315 Material below excerpted from article: Rauner, an alumnus of Dartmouth College and Harvard Business School, owns nine homes, including a penthouse on Central Park in New York City and ranches in Montana and Wyoming, according to media reports. … When he does discuss his wealth, it is often in…

Common Core as an Election Issue

By Shane Vander Hart – Posted at Truth in Amercian Education: I spoke with a reporter from Education Week yesterday about the status of different pieces of legislation in different states. While we’re not seeing repeal bills advance like we’d like to see I’m still encouraged by the number of bills and any movement forward.…

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‘Christian Leaders Call on Believers to be Less Rigid, Support Flawed Politicians’

Posted at Christian Post: NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. — Christian leaders at The Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) urged their fellow believers not to insist on supporting politicians who are strong on principle but less likely to get elected. “Put up with presidential candidates who may not be as pure as you are in your moral…

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Wheaton, Gay Activism, and Modern Christian Ethics

Posted at The Protestant Pulpit: Wheaton has come into the news over the last few years in regards to homosexuality. For example, in the Spring of 2011, OneWheaton, an organization that acts as a community of LGBTQs and their allies of Wheaton College (http://www.onewheaton.com/), distributed literature promoting their views and expressing their concern over chapel messages.…