Illinois Educators Urge Rauner to “Show Leadership” and #SignSB1

Chicago, IL — As Bruce Rauner prepares to amendatory veto Senate Bill 1, throwing the state into yet another crisis, school superintendents and educators are speaking out. Many have taken to Twitter to urge Rauner directly to #SignSB1, including some of the 123 superintendentssupporting the bill. Here’s what they’re saying:

Interim Superintendent of VIT School District 2:

Superintendent of Somonauk Community Unit School District 432:

Superintendent of Southwestern Community Unit School District 9:

Principal of Staunton High School:

Superintendent of Sandoval Community Unit School District 501:

Superintendent of Urbana School District 116:

Parent and nurse of Taylorville Community Unit School District 3:

Retired superintendent of Galesburg Community Unit School District 205:

“Bruce Rauner is fighting for an education plan that he doesn’t understand and that Illinois educators don’t want,” said Pritzker campaign spokeswoman Jordan Abudayyeh. “With his veto pen ready, Rauner is determined to create another crisis with zero regard for how many schoolchildren and teachers will pay the price.”

Crisis Creatin' Rauner