Democrats, Republicans Unite To Organize Chicago Area Pitch For AmazonDozens of government, business, and civic leaders gathered downtown to discuss luring Amazon's second headquarters to the Chicago area.
Republican Rauner Taps Dems Bill Daley, Glenn Poshard For Transition TeamThe governor-elect's team also includes former Republican Gov. Jim Edgar, Republican Congressman Aaron Schock, Caterpillar Inc. CEO Doug Oberhelman and the Rev. James Meeks, one of the African American ministers from Chicago who had supported his campaign.
Daley On Dropping Out: 'Not A Fear Of Losing'Bill Daley might have decided against challenging Gov. Pat Quinn in next year’s election, but as he dropped out of the race Tuesday, he made it clear he believes he could have won.
Daley Drops Out Of Governor's RaceDaley was to square off against fellow Democrat Pat Quinn, the incumbent governor, in their party’s primary.
Daley Slams Governor On Capitol Renovation, Quinn Blocks Further FundsDaley held a news conference Tuesday to blast Illinois' 9.2 percent unemployment rate – the second worst in the nation, and the worst in the Midwest.
Candidates For Governor Can Start Circulating PetitionsTwo Illinois Republicans eyeing the governor's office headed into Tuesday -- the first day that Illinois candidates wanting to run in 2014 can circulate petitions -- with a jump start on announcing their running mates.
Quinn's Nominee To CTA Board Steps Down Amid ControversyA south suburban political powerbroker who was appointed to the CTA board by Gov. Pat Quinn earlier this year has withdrawn his nomination, amid a controversy that had become the focus of the Democratic primary race for governor.
Daley Slams Quinn's CTA Board Pick, Won't Discuss Daley Family PatronageDemocratic candidate for governor Bill Daley continued his attack on incumbent Gov. Pat Quinn to rescind his controversial pick for the CTA board, but ducked questions about patronage hiring under his brother and father, both former mayors.
Cardinal, Bill Daley At Odds Over Same-Sex Marriage They’re fighting over whether the church is unfairly cutting off funds to immigrant groups because a coalition they belong to disagrees with the church on same-sex marriage. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.
Bill Daley Makes Bid For Governor OfficialThe Democrat’s campaign on Monday unveiled a video online in which Daley says flatly, “There is no exploratory piece in this anymore.”
Bill Daley Wants To Eliminate RTADemocratic candidate for governor Bill Daley said the Regional Transportation Authority – which oversees the finances of CTA, Pace and Metra – has reached the end of the line, and should be eliminated.
Quinn OKs Peotone Airport Legislation, Daley Calls 3rd Airport 'Cruel Hoax'Gov. Pat Quinn has signed legislation putting the state’s Department of Transportation in charge of building and managing an airport in south suburban Peotone, but Democratic rival Bill Daley slammed the long-stalled plans for a third regional airport a "cruel hoax."