Bruce Rauner is a private-equity executive running for governor of Illinois who wears an $18 watch and a Carhartt vest as he discusses how he’ll shake up government. That’s what viewers see in television ads promoting the political novice in tomorrow’s Republican primary.
The drizzle turned to a downpour in Central Park last night at dusk. Outside the Delacorte Theater , 2,000 theatergoers got soaked waiting for the second of three free staged concert performances of Paul Simon’s 1998 Broadway fiasco, “ The Capeman .” (The final concert is tonight).
Texas Senator Ted Cruz stayed true to his campaign mantra “stand and fight” yesterday as he stood amid a crowd of reporters and vowed to keep pressing to dismantle President Barack Obama’s health-care law.