Cullerton Does About-Face, Calls For Abolishing Legislative ScholarshipsIllinois Senate President John Cullerton (D-Chicago) has done an about face, and now recommends abolishing state scholarships awarded by state lawmakers.
Evanston Residents Vote In Favor Of Abolishing TownshipVoters in Evanston on Tuesday cast their ballots in favor of abolishing the township form of government.
State Lawmakers Renew Call To End Legislative Scholarship ProgramWith the start of a new calendar year comes a familiar call from dozens of state lawmakers – abolish the legislative scholarship program.
State Lawmaker Wants To Abolish Free Parking For DisabledAmid allegations of widespread cheating, a state lawmaker wants to take away most free parking for the disabled.
Gov. Quinn 'Still Listening To Both Sides' On Death PenaltyEarlier this month the General Assembly voted to abolish the death penalty. But Gov. Quinn has yet to sign the legislation.
Quinn Lobbied Hard By Death Penalty Foes To Sign RepealNetsch: Quinn aide says governor likely to sign bill.