Silverstein Faces Ballot Challenge Amid Sexual Harassment AllegationsIllinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, the only state lawmaker publicly accused of sexual harassment, is fighting for his political life.
New Inspector General Aims To Clear Ethics BacklogJulie Porter, the woman tasked with cleaning up sex harassment in Springfield, is anxious to get to work.
Julie Porter Appointed As Legislative Inspector GeneralIllinois lawmakers voted unanimously for the appointment of Porter as more sexual harassment headlines come out of Springfield.
Legislation May End Sexual Harassment Statute Of LimitationsSome lawmakers are vowing not to let Denise Rotheimerher fall victim to a flawed system.
State Sen. Ira Silverstein Accused Of Sexual HarassmentDenise Rotheimer said she felt like she “had no control in the situation” because of the senator’s power to move or block her legislation.
Suburban Chicago Woman Pushes Bill To Help Crime VictimsA suburban Chicago woman is pushing to change a state law so that victims of violent crimes would get an attorney for free.