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 Pat Quinn earlier this year has withdrawn his nomination, amid a controversy that had become the focus of the Democratic primary race for governor.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."
UIC Opens Collection Featuring Thousands Of Items From Richard J. DaleyHe was the original Mayor Daley…Richard J…Chicago’s mayor during three decades. Now thanks to a newly opened research center at UIC, scholars and researchers can learn even more about this colorful character, reports CBS 2’s Mike Parker.
Daley: Quinn Should Hold Marathon Talks On Pension Former White House chief of staff Bill Daley is calling on Gov. Pat Quinn to bring the state's legislative leaders together for around-the-clock talks to resolve the state's $97 billion pension shortfall.
Pols Get Early Jump On 2014 Campaign At July 4th CelebrationsThere was more to this 4th of July than celebrating the country's independence. For candidates looking ahead to the governor’s race next year, it also was a chance to get out and meet voters.
Bill Daley Calls For Campaign Donation Ban During Legislative SessionsA Democratic hopeful in the governor's race says money is the root of a lot of evil, at least in the eyes of the electorate, reports WBBM’s John Cody.
Bill Daley: Quinn Should Make Changes To Concealed-Carry BillGubernatorial hopeful Bill Daley says Governor Quinn should make some changes before he signs the bill allowing the carrying of concealed weapons in Illinois, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Bill Daley Forms Committee To Explore Run For GovernorFormer White House Chief of Staff Bill Daley said Tuesday he is formally exploring a bid for governor, ripping state lawmakers for their inaction on major issues this spring.
GOP Congressman Schock Won't Run For GovernorRepublican U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock has decided to forgo a run for Illinois governor and instead seek re-election to Congress, the three-term congressman's campaign manager said Thursday.
Bill Daley To Decide On Governor Run In 60 DaysFormer White House chief of staff Bill Daley says he'll decide in the next two months if he will run for Illinois governor.