SUN-TIMES: Rauner’s chief of staff out after 88 days, ‘turbulence,’ ‘wild times’

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The Chicago Sun-Times is reporting, “After just 88 days in Gov. Bruce Rauner’s administration, former Illinois Policy Institute head Kristina Rasmussen is out as the governor’s chief of staff — leaving a job she said she knew would be “rife with promise but would come with a lot of turbulence.”

Rauner credited her with “outstanding work” in “very challenging, wild times.”

Her departure comes just a week after Rauner signed House Bill 40, a controversial abortion trigger law, which Rasmussen and many other conservative Republicans vehemently oppose…”

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