Sen. Kwame Raoul Attacked For Donations From Tobacco TitanOpponents are blasting Raoul because they say he accepted contributions that amount to a conflict of interest.
State Sen. Says New Laws Will Will Reform How Police Use Cameras, Misconduct InvestigationsA Chicago state senator says new laws goes into effect next month that will reform how police use cameras and how misconduct is monitored and investigated, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Vallas Pick A Surprise To Other Lieutenant Governor ContendersPaul Vallas, the former Chicago School CEO and political candidate, will make his debut as Governor Pat Quinn's 2014 running mate on Tuesday.
Gov. Quinn Puts Off Decision On Death PenaltyState Sen. Kwame Raoul is stopping short of saying that President Obama tipped his hand, or lobbied Gov. Pat Quinn, on Illinois' bill that would abolish the death penalty.