Governor’s Mansion

The Illinois Executive Mansion in Springfield. (Credit: CBS)

Rauner Making Himself At Home In Springfield

Gov. Bruce Rauner began settling in at the governor’s residence in Springfield over the weekend, bringing the family’s dogs with him, and he said there’s a lot of work needed to fix up the “badly deteriorated” Georgian-style mansion.


Bruce Rauner. (Credit: CBS)

Rauner Ready To Make Rundown Governor’s Mansion Home

CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports from the outside, from a distance, the mansion actually looks ok.


The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield, Ill. (Credit:

Famous Mary Todd Lincoln Painting Deemed A Fraud

On the official Illinois holiday honoring President Abraham Lincoln’s birthday, word of a famous painting of his First Lady is being called a fraud.

CBS Chicago–02/13/2012