Pritzker Wins Illinois Democratic Primary For GovernorJ.B. Pritzker has won the Illinois Democratic Primary for governor, defeating his main rivals, Daniel Biss and Chris Kennedy.
Democratic Candidate Chris Kennedy Makes Call For Tougher Gun ControlKennedy says the state must be tough on railroad companies that fail to protect shipments of guns that make their way through Illinois.
U. Of I. Warns Pension Reform Glitch Could Lead To Mass RetirementsThe University of Illinois was warning state lawmakers of a problem with a pension reform plan that the school fears will trigger a crippling “brain drain” as faculty members consider retiring this summer.
U Of I President ResignsUniversity of Illinois president Michael Hogan has resigned and will step down on July 1, according to a published report.