Obama Offers Democrats Tough Love Ahead Of Midterms: 'Enough Moping'Obama warned fellow Democrats it is not enough to lament Donald Trump's presidency or complain about the impact he is having on the country.
Colorado Democrat Could Become First Openly Gay Man Elected Governor In USRep. Jared Polis is on the path to becoming America's first openly gay governor after clinching the Democratic nomination to become Colorado's next chief executive Tuesday night.
New Poll Finds Surge In Young Voters Planning To Vote In MidtermsMore young Americans are saying they will vote in the upcoming midterm elections than in the last two midterms, according to a new national poll released Tuesday by the Harvard Kennedy School's Institute of Politics.
How Much Did Pritzker, Rauner Spend, Per Vote?The two billionaire candiates for governor in Illinois have spent tens of millions of dollars, and that's just in the primary.
Lipinski Ekes Out Victory Over Newman In 3rd Congressional DistrictIn the general election, Lipinski will face Republican Arthur Jones, a Holocaust denier who ran unopposed in the GOP primary.
Primary Sets Up Expensive Showdown Between Billionaires Rauner And PritzkerThe race for the highest office in Illinois is set, after billionaire J.B. Pritzker easily defeated five other candidates in the bid for the Democratic nomination, and Gov. Bruce Rauner squeaked out a win on the Republican side.
Illinois Primaries Approach Finish Line As Polls Open TuesdayWith heated competitions on both sides of the aisle in the race for governor, and a crowded race for Illinois attorney general after Lisa Madigan decided not to seek another term, interest in the primaries is high and early voting records have been falling across the state.
AG Candidate Under Fire After Previous Gay Adoption Comments ResurfaceComments candidate Erika Harold made about same-sex parenting as a contestant in the 2003 Miss America pageant have resurfaced.
Early Voting Underway For Illinois Primary ElectionsEarly voting was in full swing across the Chicago area on Monday, with dozens of polling places open for voters to cast ballots in the upcoming primary elections.
2018 Governor's Race: Democratic Candidates Face Off At U. Of C.During Thursday's live public forum, jobs, sexual harassment, gun laws and FBI wiretaps were some of the topics discussed.
Rep. Jeanne Ives Defends Controversial Campaign AdIves is refusing to take down a controversial campaign ad, despite many denouncing it as "offensive" and "divisive."
Holocaust Denier Likely To Be Republican Nominee For CongressA Holocaust denier who openly touts white supremacist and anti-Semitic views on his campaign website will be the only Republican on the ballot in the 3rd congressional district in Illinois.