It'd be a risky pick, but his record as governor speaks for itself.
The most optimistic estimates foresee shaving two percentage points from joblessness rates.
Some 4 million more children would bring the total to more than 11 million covered
Newly jobless would get Medicaid or other subsidies to help pay medical costs.
Advocates for nonprofit aid agencies hope they'll get some help in the economic stimulus package.
House bill allots almost one-quarter of the $825 billion recovery package to states, localities. How will that boost the economy?
President-elect strikes tone of fiscal prudence by appointing efficiency officer.
The scandal involving Governor Blagojevich is delaying key budget decisions.