At Issue: AG Candidate Jesse Ruiz Offended By President Trump’s Words On ImmigrationA democratic running for Illinois Attorney General is reacting strongly to President Trump’s words about immigration this week.
Quigley To Trump: 'Let Diplomacy Take Its Course' Ahead Of Korea TalksCongressman Mike Quigley said he’s encouraged by plans for officials from both North and South Korea to meet next week, and he hopes President Donald Trump will hold off on any provocative tweets aimed at the North’s acerbic dictator.
At Issue: Emanuel Positions Himself For A Third TermLooking back on 2017, we saw Mayor Rahm Emanuel all but announce his bid for another term in office, and we also saw movement from a possible high-profile opponent.
At Issue: AG Office Needs To Be More Aggressive, Renato MariottiMariotti says his practical experience is going to set him apart in the race for Illinois Attorney General next year.
At Issue: Two Critiques Of The Trump PresidencyLegal experts differ on how well President Trump is handling issues of Constitutional rights after nearly a year in office.
At Issue: Harold Wants Harassment Allegations To Be Taken SeriouslyErika Harold says there aren't enough witnesses of harassment who would admonish their colleagues to stop such behavior.
At Issue: Sen. Raoul Touts Bipartisan Work For AG SpotAs he pushes his campaign for Attorney General, Sen. Raoul is banking on his record in Springfield to give him an advantage.
At Issue: South Shore’s Revitalization Goes Beyond Obama CenterThere are hopes of redeveloping the old Michael Reese Hospital and the U.S. Steel South Works sites, as well.
BGA: New Tax Credit For Private Schools Have Monetary Advantage Over Public SchoolsThe head of a government watchdog group said there seems to be an imbalance built into the new tax credit for private and religious school students that is part of the new school funding formula.
McHenry Co. Chair Wants Some Officials Off State Retirement FundThat includes the board chairman, state's attorney, county clerk, court clerk, treasurer, auditor, recorder, coroner and sheriff.
At Issue: Officials Look At Disaster Preparedness In Wake Of HarveyTexas Gov. Greg Abbott says it will take years for the state to recover from Hurricane Harvey, a disaster that has local officials looking at ways to help, as well as their own preparedness.
At Issue: Illinois House GOP Leader Defends School-Funding CompromiseJames Durkin says Chicago Public Schools needed the money and Democrats were going to get it somehow. WBBM's Craig Dellimore reports.