Illinois Democrat Sean Casten Among House Candidates Raising Eye-Popping Sums For November ElectionThe money, coming largely from small-dollar donors, has given these Democrats a chance in lean-Republican districts, leveling the playing field for a group of would-be lawmakers.
As GOP Jostles, Quinn Has $2.9M In Campaign FundGov. Pat Quinn has socked away $2.9 million for his 2014 re-election campaign -- more than all four of his potential Republican rivals combined.
BGA, 2 Investigators: Taverns Give Campaign Cash To Mayors Who Regulate ThemAt least 50 mayors who double as liquor commissioners have taken campaign contributions totaling hundreds of thousands of dollars from the same bars they watch over. CBS 2's Pam Zekman reports.