Statehouse Insider: Rauner wins some, loses some

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Week one of the veto session is over and the results weren’t exactly auspicious for Gov. Bruce Rauner.

By the end of the week, the legislature had taken votes on 17 bills that Rauner either vetoed outright or used his amendatory veto powers to rewrite. Lawmakers overrode the governor on 14 bills and sustained his vetoes on three bills.