EDITORIAL: Nine bills Gov. Rauner should sign to make Illinois safer and fairer

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Gun violence. Opioid addiction. Immigration turmoil. The wage gap between men and women. Secretive government hiring practices. The computer hacking of voter rolls. All of these difficult issues, some at the heart of full-blown national crises, were addressed in worthy bills approved this past spring by the Illinois Legislature. Now it’s Gov. Bruce Rauner’s turn. We urge the governor to sign these nine bills this summer to make Illinois a safer and fairer place to live.