General Election

Ald. Leslie Hairston (Credit: Facebook)

Prosecutors Investigating Alderman’s Offer Of Prizes To Voters

Cook County prosecutors have begun investigating a South Side alderman who admitted she made a mistake by offering rewards to her constituents if they vote in the upcoming election, no matter who they vote for.

10/30/2014

Rick Santorum

Caliendo: Time To Think About Convention, General Election With Santorum Out

Rick Santorum withdrew from the Republican presidential race Tuesday, and political analyst Stephen Caliendo says Mitt Romney will now be thinking about the general election and picking a running mate.

CBS Chicago–04/11/2012

File Photo Of Absentee Ballots (Paul Kane/Getty Images)

Ill. GOP To Challenge Deal On Ballot Delays

Some Illinois residents serving overseas in the military will get extra time to vote in an effort to make up for absentee ballots being mailed late, state and federal officials said Friday.

10/22/2010