Juliana Stratton Defeats Ken Dunkin In High-Spending 5th District State House RaceIn a race that served as a proxy war between Governor Bruce Rauner and House Speaker Michael Madigan, attorney Juliana Stratton defeated incumbent State Representative Ken Dunkin in the Democratic primary for the 5th District in the Illinois House.
Few Problems Reported At Chicago Polling Stations, Some Suburban Precincts Staying Open LateElection Day has seen long lines and a few glitches at the polls throughout the Chicago area, reports WBBM’s Terry Keshner.
Outside Money Flows Into Two State House RacesCBS 2's Derrick Blakley takes a look at the sky-high money that's being spent on two races for low-level offices.
Therapist Offers Advice On Navigating Election Season Debates With Family, FriendsTalking politics with family and friends during an emotion election season can be difficult.
Election Officials Expecting Big Turnout In Cook County For Illinois PrimaryLocal election officials say the many contested races in Tuesday’s primary elections are generating a lot of interest and they’re expecting strong turnout for a primary, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.
Several Key Suburban Races To Be Decided In Illinois Primary TuesdayWBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore takes a look at some key races in the suburbs.
Donald Trump Returns To Illinois For Calmer Event In Bloomington Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump returned to Illinois on Sunday for a stump speech at an airplane hangar in Bloomington before a far more receptive and calmer audience than the Chicago rally that was canceled Friday night.
Anti-Trump Protesters Planning Demonstration At Trump Tower Monday In campaign 2016: Donald Trump is back in Illinois.
High Number Of Early Voters Reported In Cook County If you don't normally vote in the primary but feel an urge to do so Tuesday, you're not alone. WBBM's Bob Roberts says records could be set.
Latino Politicians Call For Large, Peaceful Protest Of Donald Trump Rally At UIC FridayLatino elected officials and activists are calling for a vocal, but peaceful, protest when Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gives a planned speech in Chicago on Friday, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Napoleon Harris Touting Leadership In Bid To Top Better Known Rivals For Democratic Senate NominationThe third Democrat vying for Republican U.S. Senator Mark Kirk’s seat was making his case before a luncheon of civic and business leaders today, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Emanuel: Donald Trump 'Playing With Dark Forces' By Not Denouncing Former KKK LeaderMayor Rahm Emanuel criticized GOP presidential hopeful Donald Trump for “playing with dark forces” in failing to distance himself from white supremacists and the Ku Klux Klan, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.