Ethics Reform

Illinois State Capitol

Poll: Illinois Voters Want Reform In State Government

Are Illinois voters ready for reform? A new poll suggests the answer is a resounding yes when it comes to state government.

WBBM Newsradio–09/27/2012

Annazette Collins

State Senator Wants To Place Ethics Reforms In Citizens’ Hands

A measure under consideration in Springfield would place ethics reforms in the hands of citizens.

WBBM Newsradio–02/13/2012

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel speaks to supporters during a swearing-in ceremony. (Credit: Frank Polich/Getty Images)

Hours Into Job, Emanuel Issues New Ethics Rules

Just a few hours into his tenure at Chicago’s mayor, Rahm Emanuel issued several new ethics reforms that he says will improve accountability in city government.

CBS Chicago–05/16/2011


Niles Village Board Set To Vote On Ethics Code

The Niles village board is expected to vote tonight on a long-awaited ethics code, possibly one of the state’s toughest.


Mayoral candidates Rahm Emanuel (left), Gery Chico (CBS)

Former City Hall Insiders Propose Ethics Reforms In Mayor’s Race

Candidates Gery Chico and Rahm Emanuel have unveiled their plans to clean up City Hall, while the truth is that each of them is connected there.