Indiana Republicans Back Pence's Preferred Successorndiana Republican leaders selected Lt. Gov. Eric Holcomb on Tuesday to replace Gov. Mike Pence on the November ballot, backing the governor's preferred successor over two members of Congress who also sought the nomination when Pence withdrew to become Donald Trump's running mate.
Opinion: Illinois Sinks Into The Abyss, Politicians Abandon Ship And The State’s Most Vulnerable DrownIllinois’s entire social services landscape is sinking, pulled under by the weight of the state’s budget quarrel. Thousands are suffering.
Rauner Cancels Seven Executive Orders His Predecessor Issued On Way OutA spokesman for Gov. Bruce Rauner says many of Quinn's final actions were "to settle political scores" and not to benefit the public.
Illinois Governor's Race: Rauner Unseats QuinnIn a major win with national implications for Republicans, businessman Bruce Rauner declared victory over incumbent Gov. Pat Quinn, in one of the most bitterly fought elections in recent Illinois history.
Candidates For Illinois Governor Focus On JobsDemocrat Pat Quinn was in Chicago, while Republican Bruce Rauner was in the suburbs on Friday. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.
African American Voters Hold Key to Election in 2014 Illinois' Governor Race
Rauner Disagrees Quinn Is Rebounding Amid New TV PushCBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports on what some are calling Gov. Pat Quinn's comeback.
Court Hears Arguments Over Walker-Related ProbeWisconsin prosecutors on Tuesday tried to persuade a federal appeals court to let them to resume their investigation of Gov. Scott Walker's recall election campaign, in a case that touches on broader issues about just what constitutes constitutionally-protected political activity.
Judge: Indiana Governor Contradicted Himself On Same-Sex Marriage U.S. District Judge Richard Young ruled Tuesday that Indiana must recognize same-sex marriages performed in other states, but he put the order on hold as a federal appeals court is taking up his earlier decisions on the issue. The state appealed the latest ruling Wednesday.
Happy May Day! The Minimum Wage Still Hasn't Been Raised... So Let's Create A Maximum Wage!If the government doesn't raise the minimum wage soon, should they instead create a maximum wage for the rich? One writer thinks so...
GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Tries To Explain Flip-Flop On Minimum Wage HikeThe issue of a minimum wage hike tripped up Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner on Thursday, as he declared his previous support for cutting Illinois' minimum wage a "mistake" and said he would now do the opposite: support raising it.
Daley Drops Out Of Governor's RaceDaley was to square off against fellow Democrat Pat Quinn, the incumbent governor, in their party’s primary.