Interstate 55 State Week: 'Turnaround' Meets 'Comeback' By Sean Crawford, Brian Mackey & Charles N. Wheeler III • Mar 31, 2017 Brian Mackey / NPR Illinois A month after Gov. Bruce Rauner conveyed to Republicans his opposition to the grand bargain, Senate Democrats are rejecting his attempt to break off pieces of the deal. Meanwhile, Democrats are offering a "Comeback Agenda" as an alternative to Rauner's "Turnaround Agenda," and House Speaker Michael Madigan is taking public offense to some of the governor's remarks. Rauner Pushing Privatized Toll Lanes On I-55 By Brian Mackey • Mar 27, 2017 Marc Buehler / flickr.com/marc_buehler (CC BY-NC 2.0) Gov. Bruce Rauner was in the Chicago Suburbs Monday pushing to add toll lanes to Interstate 55. He also took the opportunity to attack Illinois Democrats.