ILLINOIS GOVERNOR LEADS TRADE MISSION TO ISRAEL

GOVERNOR BRUCE RAUNER IS LEADING A TRADE MISSION TO ISRAEL THIS WEEK. THE GOVERNOR WILL BE ACCOMPANIED BY OFFICIALS FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS WHO WILL BE TOUTING THE NEW DISCOVERY PARTNERS INSTITUTE IN CHICAGO. THE GROUP WILL ALSO MEET WITH GOVERNMENT, EDUCATION AND BUSINESS LEADERS IN HOPES OF BOOSTING OPPORTUNITIES AND NURTURING RELATIONSHIPS SAYS RAUNER. THE DELEGATION LEAVES SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND THE GOVERNOR WILL RETURN NEXT FRIDAY.