New Ad Targets Lightfoot For Failing To Discpline Cops While On Police BoardThe ads, produced by United Working Families, claim Lightfoot failed to discipline several Chicago cops while she headed the police board. One of them, detective Dante Servin, shot and killed 22-year-old Rekia Boyd.
Rauner Campaign Drops Bleeped F-Bomb In 'Unholy Union' Ad Slamming PritzkerThe TV ad depicts a wedding ceremony, with stand-ins for Pritzker and Madigan standing at an altar, taking vows.
Fact Check: Democrat's Ad Falsely Accuses GOP Lawmaker Of Standing With 'Accused Sex Predators'Democratic challenger Terra Costa Howard has released a TV ad accusing incumbent Illinois Rep. Peter Breen of supporting “a politician accused of repeatedly preying on young girls.”
Emanuel Campaign Releases Video Of Trump Calling McCarthy 'Phenomenal Guy'Less than a day after former top cop Garry McCarthy announced he's running for mayor, the Emanuel campaign fired its first salvo in the race.
Rep. Jeanne Ives Defends Controversial Campaign AdIves is refusing to take down a controversial campaign ad, despite many denouncing it as "offensive" and "divisive."
Rauner Blames Governor For DCFS Deaths; Quinn Campaign Calls Ad 'Despicable'Republican candidate for governor Bruce Rauner on Tuesday blamed Gov. Pat Quinn for the deaths of children whose families have had contact with the Department of Children and Family Services, an attack the Quinn campaign called a “despicable” smear attempt.