Bud Billiken Parade Marches Through Bronzeville To Celebrate Going Back To SchoolThe theme of this year’s parade is “Education: It’s An Order,” a salute to Col. Eugene Scott, the president of Chicago Defender Charities, which organizes the parade. Scott is retiring, after nearly 20 years leading the nation’s oldest and largest African American parade.
Gov. Rauner Decries Quinn's "Political Games" On Executive OrdersGovernor Bruce Rauner has rescinded seven executive orders former Governor Pat Quinn issued in his final week in office.
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.
Three Men Released From Prison After Sentences Commuted By Quinn Three Chicago-area men whose prison sentences in unrelated cases were commuted by Gov. Pat Quinn in the hours before he left office have been released on parole.
Family Of Tyrone Hood Grateful For CommutationJust minutes before, Governor Rauner took office Monday, Pat Quinn made a number of last minute moves, including freeing a man who's spent more than two decades in prison for a crime he says he didn't commit.
Rare For Illinois: No Federal Scandal As Governor Leaves OfficeFor the first time in this millennium, a governor in Illinois has left office not under a cloud of a federal corruption investigation.
Quinn Commutes Sentences, Signs Legislation, Names Appointees On Way OutDemocrat Pat Quinn, ousted in November, spent his final weeks slogging through clemency petitions.
Outgoing Gov. Pat Quinn Has No Plans To RetireCBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine talks with the veteran politician, who leaves office next week after not winning re-election.
Quinn Coy On Plans To Run For Another Public OfficeJust more than a week removed from his election defeat, Gov. Pat Quinn was asked about whether he has plans to run for another public office.
Chicagoans Age 18 To 24 Suck At VotingBy now, the lack of turnout by young voters has come to be expected. But, just for the heck of it, I looked at the numbers, and can prove just how dismal voter turnout is for 18-to 24-year-olds. Prepare to be sad.
Rauner, Quinn & the Illinois Governor Race Through the Lens of Twitter
Quinn Concedes To RaunerGov. Pat Quinn will concede the governor's race to Bruce Rauner today, a highly placed source tells CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine.