At Issue: School Official Running For GovernorBob Daiber is the Regional Superintendent of Schools in Downstate Madison County. He says some of his local districts will have trouble making payroll if the school funding crisis isn’t resolved.
Gov. Rauner Calls Immigration-Rights Bill ReasonableThe TRUST Act would limit Illinois law enforcement’s involvement in federal immigration control efforts.
Lawmakers Demand Apology For Policy Group's "Racist" CartoonRep. Theresa Mah (D-Chicago) called the Illinois Policy Institute's political cartoon "a racist dog whistle."
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.
Mayor Emanuel Blasts Illinois Policy Institute Cartoon As 'Racist'Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel denounced a political cartoon about state education funding.
Rauner: Trump Comments On Virginia Violence 'Damage America'Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner says President Donald Trump's comments about a deadly attack at a white nationalist rally in Virginia "damage America."
Durbin Slams Trump's Comments On Charlottesville: "You Can't Finesse This"U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin said President Donald Trump has to stop trying to put white supremacists and those who oppose them on the same level.
Serial Child Abuser Dennis Hastert Set To Officially Leave Federal CustodyThe former U.S. House speaker is set to officially leave the custody of the Bureau of Prisons and begin two years under court supervision.
Airbnb Permanently Bans White Supremacists From Using Its ServicesWhite supremacists will be banned from making reservations and renting out spaces on Airbnb, and permanently denied access to the platform, Airbnb's co-founder said Tuesday.
Congresswoman Kelly: 'Trump Has Emboldened Racists'Congresswoman Robin Kelly says President Trump needs to look in a mirror when searching for reasons behind the Virginia violence.
Emanuel: Trump 'Failed' After CharlottesvilleMayor Emanuel took President Trump to task for not singling out neo-Nazis in his initial remarks.
Madigan Urges Rauner To Sign 'Student Loan Bill Of Rights'Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan says student loan debt is now the largest unsecured consumer debt in the nation.