Northwestern Indiana State Senator Eyes Governor's RaceMelton was elected to the Senate in 2016. He was appointed by then-Gov. Mike Pence to the state Board of Education in 2015 and has become the point person for Senate Democrats on education issues.
Hillary Clinton Rules Out 2020 Rematch With Donald TrumpClinton, who lost the 2016 presidential election to Donald Trump, says, "I'm going to keep on working and speaking and standing up for what I believe."
Candidate Q & A: Illinois Attorney General Republican Candidate Erika Harold"I've been campaigning throughout the state of Illinois, people routinely talk about Illinois' record of corruption and the fact they want an attorney general who will be a watchdog and a check on state government."
Candidate Q & A: Illinois Attorney General Democratic Candidate Kwame Raoul"The notion that women should have autonomy to make decisions about their own bodies. These are issues that are under attack and we have, in my opponent, an individual who says she will do nothing about protecting those rights."
Candidate Q & A: 14th Congressional District Republican Randy Hultgren"America is strong. Our military is strong again. Lets not take a step back."
Candidate Q & A: 14th Congressional District Democrat Lauren Underwood"I want individuals and families to have high quality, affordable healthcare coverage. We know we need some action, some intervention to help make it more affordable for middle class families."
Democrats Attack Republicans On Health Care In Chicago Congressional RacesDemocrats Lauren Underwood and Sean Casten are hitting their Republican opponents hard over health care.
Candidate Q & A: 6th Congressional District Democratic Challenger Sean CastenThe battle between incumbent Peter roskam and Democratic challenger Sean Casten is one of the hottest races not just in Illinois, but across the country.
Candidate Q & A: 6th Congressional District Republican Incumbent Peter RoskamThe battle between incumbent Peter roskam and Democratic challenger Sean Casten is one of the hottest races not just in Illinois, but across the country.
Rep. Luis Gutierrez And Family Threatened by Cesar Sayoc, FL Mail Pipe Bomb SuspectAn Illinois congressman was apparently threatened on social media by the South Florida man who was arrested Friday and charged in connection with mailing more than a dozen package bombs to top Democrats and Trump critics.
Republicans Fretting Over The Democratic Money Advantage In MidtermsThe advantage has boosted Democrats in key House races in a variety of races, like Andy Kim in Central New Jersey, Jared Golden in Northern Maine, and Sean Casten in the Chicago suburbs, all of whom raised over $2 million in their races.
GOP Florida Gov. Nominee Criticized For 'Monkey' RemarkThe race between Gillum and DeSantis is widely seen as a toss-up.
Michigan Lawmaker Tlaib Set To Be First Muslim Woman Elected To Congress"This is a huge victory for the Arab and Muslim American communities."
Twin Sisters In Opposing Parties Run For Office In Nearby DistrictsIf they both win, the sisters would serve side by side on the board of commissioners.
Next Dem Announcing For Illinois Attorney General: Sen. Kwame RaoulRaoul, an attorney, tells The Associated Press Wednesday that Madigan's departure leaves a big void, but he has the experience and ability to continue her "great work."