State Budget Stalemate Drags On With No Deal In SightGov. Bruce Rauner and the state’s top four lawmakers seemed to meet in vain Tuesday, attempting to end a two-year budget standoff, but they’ll give it another shot Thursday.
GOP Lawmakers Push For Stiffer Penalties Against Heroin DealersHouse Republican Leader Jim Durkin calls DuPage “ground zero” for heroin use.
2 Investigators: District Criticized For Response To Bullying ClaimsStudents bullied at school find themselves forced to continue going to class with their tormentors. The family of an 11-year-old girl is taking action that could help other victims, 2 Investigator Dave Savini reports.
State Audit Slams College Illinois OverseersAn audit released Thursday of the College Illinois prepaid tuition program slammed the state agency overseeing the program.