Trump Administration Calls For Recount In Wisconsin, Moves To Sue In Michigan After States Are Called For Biden; Could The Move Work?Democrats and critics from Wisconsin and Michigan said the Trump administration’s maneuvers in those states have a slim chance of working.
Biden's Southwest Path To The White House, All Eyes On Arizona And Nevada Vote CountJoe Biden took Michigan and Wisconsin, directly connected to his pathway moving forward.
Cook Co. State's Attorney Kim Foxx Wins Second Term, Beating O'Brien By Double DigitsO'Brien hammered Foxx on how she handled the Jussie Smollett case. He also repeatedly criticized her for how she handled violent crime and unrest in Chicago this year.
Democrat Sean Casten Wins Re-Election To U.S. House In Illinois' 6th Congressional DistrictIncumbent U.S. Rep. Sean Casten won reelection over GOP Candidates Jeanne Ives and Libertarian Bill Redpath in the 6th Congressional District.
Illinois Supreme Court Justice Thomas Kilbride Trailing In Bid To Keep His SeatKilbride needed at least 60% of the vote to retain his seat in the 3rd Judicial District. With nearly 98% of precincts reporting, unofficial results show Kilbride had only about 56% support.
After Defeating Rep. Dan Lipinski In Upset, Marie Newman Tops Republican Mike Fricilone To Win 3rd Congressional District SeatDemocrat Marie Newman has won the 3rd Congressional District seat, topping Republican Mike Fricilone.
Democrats Biden And Durbin Win In Illinois As Polls CloseFormer Vice President Joe Biden defeated President Donald Trump in Illinois and U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin won reelection on Tuesday, continuing a pattern of Democratic dominance in the state.
Multiple Issues With Voting Reported In Wisconsin, Including Many Affecting Latinx VotersJammed machines, not enough poll workers, and confusion over student IDs are just a few of the voting issues that came up Tuesday night in the crucial swing state of Wisconsin.
United Center Is The Busiest Polling Place In ChicagoTypically when you see a long line outside the United Center, it's for a Bulls or Blackhawks game. As of 2:00 Tuesday afternoon, the United Center had two times more ballots cast than any other site. It has only been open to voters since 6:00 Tuesday morning. The city overall, currently on track to reach more than 70% voter turnout.
Republican Eric Holcomb Wins Reelection As Indiana GovernorRepublican Eric Holcomb won reelection as Indiana governor Tuesday.
Chicago Voters Using Sharpies Are Concerned About Ink Bleed-Through, Worried Their Vote May Not CountOn that thin paper, the felt tipped marker bled right through the page, leading many to wonder if their ballot would be improperly marked and not accepted.
Swing Counties In Key Battleground State Of Wisconsin Could Help Decide 2020 Presidential RaceA reason Wisconsin could be so critical this year is because of how narrowly President Donald Trump won the state in 2016, by just under 24,000 votes, or less than one percent of the total vote, in large part because of how many counties went from blue to red.
Embattled Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx Facing Tough Re-Election Bid Against Republican Pat O'BrienNormally, a Democrat running for re-election to a countywide seat in Cook County would be a virtual shoe-in for re-election, but Foxx has been hampered by controversies that have fueled support for O’Brien, who has actually outraised the incumbent during the general election.
Gov. Pritzker Urges Illinoisans Who Have Not Voted To Get Out And Do So Safely Before Polls CloseIllinois Gov. JB Pritzker on Election Day Tuesday urged people to get out and vote before 7 p.m., and to do so safely.
Boards Go Up On Businesses, Police To Be Out In Force Amid Concerns About Civil Unrest Stemming From Election 2020 In Chicago, NationwideBusiness owners are not taking any chances with the election outcome.