Illinois Democrats Speak Their Mind On The Gridlock In SpringfieldWith no deal for school funding in place, Illinois Democrats canceled their annual rally at the state fair in Springfield on Thursday.
Rauner Questions Project Delay While Democrats Vie For His SpotThe Illinois governor wonders why a transportation project he favors is delayed, while Democrats discuss who's running for his position.
Tempers Flare As Democrats Continue To Reject Rauner's AgendaOn Wednesday, an Illinois Senate committee voted down the governor’s proposed changes to workers’ compensation laws, and on Thursday the Judiciary Committee debated Rauner’s plan to overhaul the state’s civil court system – specifically, lawsuits seeking financial damages.
Illinois GOP Sues To Block New Legislative MapIllinois Republican leaders have filed a federal lawsuit challenging the state's new legislative district map, which was drawn up entirely by Democratic lawmakers and approved by Gov. Pat Quinn.