Two Chicago aldermen are holding a public forum Wednesday to hear residents concerns over proposed ward redistricting plans.
A panel of federal judges has tossed a Republican lawsuit that challenged the Democrat-drawn map of new Illinois legislative districts.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel is trying to stay out of the very contentious talks among aldermen about redrawing the City of Chicago’s ward boundaries.
As the City Council prepares to redraw its ward boundaries according to the latest census numbers, Asian-American residents want to make sure their voices are not lost in the process.
Freshman U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh says he’ll run for re-election in the state’s newly drawn 14th Congressional District.
A Democratic-controlled remap of Illinois Congressional districts could spur a challenge to incumbent Jesse Jackson Jr. CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley talks with his potential challenger.
Four African-American civil rights groups are trying to join Illinois Democrats in the legal defense of a newly drawn legislative district map.
Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn on Friday signed legislation for a redistricting map that will make life tougher for Illinois Republicans over the next 10 years.
The Democrat-controlled Illinois Senate has approved new congressional districts that try to erase Republicans election gains.
The re-drawing of the map is almost done in Illinois, and the state Senate is expected to vote on new Congressional lines today.
U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk says the new congressional district map drawn up by Illinois Democrats denies suburban voters a voice.
Illinois House Republican Leader Tom Cross says hard feelings over Democrat-lead redistricting, are complicating final weeks of the legislative session.
The look of Illinois has changed since the last census, and so will legislative maps.