Statements Archives - Office of the City Treasurer, City of Chicago

Treasurer Summers Statement on Governor Rauner’s Veto of SB1

Treasurer Summers Statement on Governor Rauner’s Veto of SB1

Office of the City Treasurer Kurt A. Summers For Immediate Release August 1, 2017 Treasurer Summers Statement on Governor Rauner’s Veto of SB1 CHICAGO – “Governor Rauner’s decision to veto Senate… Read More

Treasurer Summers Statement on House Override of Governor Rauner’s Budget Veto

Treasurer Summers Statement on House Override of Governor Rauner’s Budget Veto

Office of the City Treasurer Kurt A. Summers For Immediate Release July 6, 2017 Treasurer Summers Statement on House Override of Governor Rauner’s Budget Veto CHICAGO – “I want to thank Democratic… Read More

Treasurer Summers Statement on Senate Override of Governor Rauner’s Budget Veto

Treasurer Summers Statement on Senate Override of Governor Rauner’s Budget Veto

Office of the City Treasurer Kurt A. Summers For Immediate Release July 4, 2017 Treasurer Summers Statement on Senate Override of Governor Rauner’s Budget Veto CHICAGO –“On the day our… Read More

Statement from Treasurer Summers on Illinois Budget Vote

Statement from Treasurer Summers on Illinois Budget Vote

Office of the City Treasurer Kurt A. Summers Statement from Treasurer Summers on Illinois Budget Vote For Immediate Release July 3, 2017 CHICAGO – “I would like to thank both Democrats… Read More

Statement from Treasurer Summers on Cook County Clerk David Orr

Statement from Treasurer Summers on Cook County Clerk David Orr

Office of the City Treasurer Kurt A. Summers For Immediate Release June 21, 2017 Statement from Treasurer Summers on Cook County Clerk David Orr’s Retirement CHICAGO – “I want to thank… Read More

Statement from Treasurer Summers on the Passing of Cook County Board Commissioner Robert Steele

Statement from Treasurer Summers on the Passing of Cook County Board Commissioner Robert Steele

Office of the City Treasurer Kurt A. Summers Statement from Treasurer Summers on the Passing of Cook County Board Commissioner Robert Steele For Immediate Release June 19, 2017 CHICAGO –… Read More

STATEMENT: Treasurer Summers’ Statement on State of the State Address

STATEMENT: Treasurer Summers’ Statement on State of the State Address

Chicago City Treasurer Kurt Summers today released the following statement in response to Governor Bruce Rauner’s State of the State Address: “Every day the state has gone without a budget,… Read More

STATEMENT: Treasurer Summers’ Statement on President Obama’s Executive Actions to Reduce Gun Violence

STATEMENT: Treasurer Summers’ Statement on President Obama’s Executive Actions to Reduce Gun Violence

Chicago City Treasurer Kurt Summers today released the following statement regarding President Obama’s executive actions to reduce gun violence: I thank President Obama for his decisive action to reduce gun… Read More

STATEMENT: Treasurer Summers’ Statement on Restoring Trust in Law Enforcement

STATEMENT: Treasurer Summers’ Statement on Restoring Trust in Law Enforcement

Chicago City Treasurer Kurt Summers today released the following statement regarding Mayor Emanuel’s address on police accountability: As much as this is a disappointing time in Chicago, the opportunity for… Read More

STATEMENT: Treasurer Summers’ Statement on Release of Video Showing the Death of Laquan McDonald

STATEMENT: Treasurer Summers’ Statement on Release of Video Showing the Death of Laquan McDonald

Now is the time to show our strength and unity as one Chicago. This horrific display of violence cannot be tolerated and cannot be met with further violent actions. I… Read More