Quinn, Rauner Quick To Trade Attacks In Race For GovernorGov. Pat Quinn and Republican challenger Bruce Rauner wasted no time in attacking each other Wednesday, just hours after winning their respective primaries.
Some 17-Year-Olds Take Advantage Of New Voting LawGiggles of excitement filled the halls of Gage Park High School as a group of students made history.
Low Turnout For Primary; Scattered Problems At Polling PlacesTurnout at Chicago area polling places has been slow for Tuesday’s primary election, though there have been a handful of typical problems at the polls that might keep some sites open late.
Polls Open For Illinois Primary ElectionPolls have opened in Illinois as voters prepare to cast ballots in the primary election for governor, U.S. Senator, and many other races.
Only Two Days Of Early Voting Left For Illinois PrimaryFriday and Saturday are the last days for early voting in Illinois, ahead of the primary election on Tuesday.
Senate Hopeful Slams Rival Oberweis For Florida TripOne of the two Republicans vying to challenge U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin in the fall is taking issue with his opponent being on vacation in Florida less than a week before the primary election.
Early Voting Extended For March 18 Primary On this March 3, voting is already underway for the March 18 primary election with a couple of firsts involved.
Indiana To Get New Look In DC As Lugar Loses Primary Indiana will get a new look in Washington next year after tea party-favorite Richard Mourdock knocked off six-term incumbent Richard Lugar in the Republican Senate primary and voters in at least three U.S. House districts prepared to elect fresh faces.
Despite Bribery Arrest, Rep. Smith Wins Primary Vs. SwissState Rep. Derrick Smith (D-Chicago), who was arrested on a federal bribery charge last week, easily defeated challenger Tom Swiss on Tuesday in the Democratic race for the 10th District seat in the Illinois House.
Quinn Hopes For The Best For Primary Voter Turnout
Romney, Santorum Court Votes Across IllinoisMitt Romney will return to Chicago from Springfield Monday morning, to speak at the university where President Barack Obama used to teach.
Early Voting Rising Among GOP Voters, But Low Turnout Still LikelyWith Illinois a player in the Republican primary election for the first time in decades, the number of voters asking for a GOP ballot is up, but election officials still expect low turnout overall.