Rauner to speak at open house in Batavia

BATAVIA – Bruce Rauner, Republican candidate for governor, will speak during an open house from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 15 at Water Street Studios, 160 S. Water St. in downtown Batavia.

Rauner will present his views on jobs, taxes, spending, government reform, education and term limits.

He is one of four Republican candidates on the March 18 primary ballot vying to challenge Gov. Pat Quinn in November.

Parking is available on Water Street, and additional parking is available in the back of Water Street Studios by entering the lot east of the studio accessible from First Street.

Admission is free, and coffee and pastries will be available.