Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan (Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

Polls Find Lisa Madigan’s Major Campaign Issue Is Her Dad

There’s no question that Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan is personally popular statewide. However, while more than half of voters have a good opinion of her, her powerful father, Speaker Michael Madigan, could definitely be a campaign issue.


Notre Dame helmet. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Notre Dame No. 1 In BCS Standings, AP Poll

Notre Dame was No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll released Sunday and Alabama was No. 2 after a pair of stunning Saturday night upsets rearranged the rankings. When the BCS standings came out later Sunday, they lined up the same way.


File Photo of Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan (Chip Somodevilla/ Getty Images)

Problem At Polls? Here’s What You Can Do

If voters have problems at the polls today, Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan says: Call her office.


Jeremiah Wright (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama’s Biggest Failure Has Been On Race Relations

Unfortunately, political poll after political poll reveals that the presidential election of 2012 has much to do – in fact, more to do – with the race of the presidential candidate than most anything else.


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Opinion: Presidential Poll Trolling

Though the polls give political junkies a rush – and can put them on a natural high for a time or sink them into the bowels of depression – they mean absolutely nothing on Election Day. The poll taken on Election Day at the nation’s polling booths is obviously the only one that counts.


Michael Vick (Getty)

POLL: Free Tickets, Which Game Are You Going To?

If you could attend any game this weekend, which one would it be? Cast your votes here!

670 The Score–11/04/2011

A voter casts a ballot during early voting. (AP Photo)

Voters Head To Polls In Indiana

Voters in Indiana go to the polls Tuesday to pick city and town governments and decide tax questions.

CBS Chicago–05/03/2011

Candidates Last Day

Mayoral Candidates Make Final Push For Votes

The race for mayor is down to the home stretch, with polls set to open in less than 24 hours. CBS 2’s Susanna Song reports.

CBS Chicago–02/21/2011

Alexi Giannoulias and Mark Kirk (credit: Brian Kersey/Frank Polich/Getty Images)

Dead Heat In Senate Race As Polls Close

Democrat Alexi Giannoulias and Republican Mark Kirk are battling for the U.S. Senate seat that President Barack Obama used to hold.

CBS 2–11/02/2010