Ald. Edward Burke Trailing State Rep. Aaron Ortiz In 14th Ward Committeeperson RaceAlthough the race isn't officially over yet, according to city vote totals so far, Illinois State Rep. Aaron Ortiz is leading the race with 40.4% of the vote, ahead of Burke's 32.9%, and Alicia Elena Martinez's 26.8%.
Illinois Election Officials Say System In Place To Avoid Mishaps From Iowa CaucusLocal election officials say Illinois has a system in place to avoid mishaps like what happened at the Iowa Caucus.
Iowa Caucuses Teach University Students A Lesson In Presidential Politics; 'There’s A Lot Of Strategic Gameplay'“This was the wildest event I’ve ever been to,” said Melia Allan, a first-year political science and music student from Madison, Wisconsin.
Iowa Caucuses Prove An Intriguing Learning Experience For University Of Chicago Students; 'It Seems Like Such A Weird Way To Do It'What is it about the Iowa caucuses that could convince dozens of college students from as far away as California and Florida want to visit the Hawkeye state in the middle of winter?
As Iowa Caucuses Draw Near, Chicago Campaign Volunteers Hope To Make Early Impact On 2020 Election"Basically Iowa is the Super Bowl of politics, which is funny because today is Super Bowl Sunday," University of Chicago grad student Sam Roth said.
Election 2020: What Are The Iowa Caucuses?Illinois voters know about primary elections; but in Iowa they do things a little different with caucuses.
Jet-Setter: Buttigieg Leads 2020 Dems In Private FlightsThe expenditures have enabled the South Bend, Indiana, mayor to keep up an aggressive schedule, shuttling from his campaign headquarters in his hometown to fundraisers and political events across the country. But his reliance on charter flights contrasts sharply with his image as a Rust Belt mayor who embodies frugality and Midwestern modesty.
Buttigieg: Plan To Expand National Service Will Unify USButtigieg's campaign hasn't provided a cost for that part or said how it intends to pay for the plan.
Inmates Look Forward To Voting From JailThe next step comes in November 2020. That's when the jail will have an actual, on site voting booth on Election Day. And that will allow the jail to provide same-day voter registration, as well.
Re-Build The Wall? Dems See Opportunity, Danger In MidwestThere are early signs that Democrats are regaining their strength in Pennsylvania, Michigan and Wisconsin, clinching governorships and making inroads in state legislatures.
Obama Offers Democrats Tough Love Ahead Of Midterms: 'Enough Moping'Obama warned fellow Democrats it is not enough to lament Donald Trump's presidency or complain about the impact he is having on the country.
So, Will It Be Oprah In 2020?One day after her Golden Globes speech, rumors began swirling that Oprah Winfrey is toying with the idea of a presidential run.