Calibration Error Displays GOP Vote To DemsWhen a Republican candidate for state representative went to cast a vote for himself this week, he noticed something very odd.
Attorney: Smith Won't Resign, Despite Bribery IndictmentAn attorney for indicted State Rep. Derrick Smith said he won’t step down, despite calls for his resignation from many top Illinois Democrats.
Report Alleges Nepotism By High School Board President, State Rep. CandidateThe president of the Proviso High School District board in the western suburbs is running for Illinois state representative, and a report says he has had 19 close friends and relatives hired for school jobs.
Incumbent State Rep Misses Deadline For Primary BallotA longtime suburban lawmaker is being forced to run for re-election as a write-in candidate.
Magazine Honors State Rep. For Civil UnionsState Rep. Greg Harris (D-Ill.), the architect of the successful effort to legalize civil unions in Illinois, has been named Person of the Year by Gay Chicago Magazine.