Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner is coming to Rockford on Tuesday, February 9. Here's where, when and why.


Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner will be traveling to Rockford this upcoming Tuesday to speak at the  Rockford Chamber of Commerce breakfast. The meeting will be held at Giovanni's at East State and Bell School Road starting at 8:30 a.m. sharp.

The Governor will talk to area business men and women about our state's budget crisis and the state of the state recap.

John Gress, Getty Images
John Gress, Getty Images


If you are wondering if he will take questions, he will However, they must be submitted and approved in advance.

According to WQRF Fox-39, "The session is open to Chamber of Commerce members only and not the public.  However, 'Eyewitness News' will carry his address live on 'Eyewitness News More Local in the Morning' on Fox-39".

NO word on whether the Governor will be driving up from the Capital in Springfield early in the morning or will be spending the night prior.

Watch for a recap after the speech on Q98.5.



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