Bob Secter

Bob Secter is the director of investigations at the Better Government Association. He joined the BGA in October 2016.

The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Bob Secter

Mostly False

Madigan's definition of "functioning" misses the point


Union jobs decline in "union-friendly" Illinois


Rauner's business affairs not exactly in blind trust

Recent stories from Bob Secter

Wealthy Illinois candidates face tax disclosure minefield

Releasing details of tax returns presents a potential minefield for wealthy candidates like Rauner, Pritzker and Kennedy

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