Private-equity mogul Bruce Rauner jabs his left index finger at the Chicago ballroom crowd after his victory in Illinois’s Republican primary election, vowing things will change in the debt-strapped state if voters choose him as governor in November.
The Republican majority in the U.S. House of Representatives is promising to cut $100 billion from domestic spending this year. The Tea Party caucus’s response? I’ll see your $100 billion and raise you $2.4 trillion over 10 years.
Uganda’s ruling National Resistance Movement said its members may face disciplinary action if they back calls to reinstate presidential term limits, New Vision reported, citing party Secretary-General Amama Mbabazi.
Anne Mulcahy, the former Xerox Corp. chairman and chief executive officer and a director at Johnson & Johnson, Target Corp. and Washington Post Co., said limiting the terms of company directors would help seat more women on U.S. boards.