GOP Candidate Jim Oberweis Declares Victory, But Democrat Lauren Underwood Does Not Concede In Tight 14th Congressional District RaceIllinois State Sen. Jim Oberweis, owner of Oberweis Dairy, declared victory Wednesday in his quest to unseat Rep. Lauren Underwood (D-Illinois) in the 14th Congressional District.
Bruce Rauner Unphased By J.B. Pritzker's Double-Digit Lead In PollsWith the election about a week away, Illinois Republican Governor Bruce Rauner is pulling out all the stops to try to close the gap with democratic opponent J.B. Pritzker, who has a double-digit lead in the polls.
J.B. Pritzker Campaign Workers File Lawsuit Alleging Racial DiscriminationThree weeks before Election Day, Democratic candidate for governor J.B. Pritzker is being sued by campaign staffers who filed a federal lawsuit alleging racial discrimination--allegations Pritzker was quick to deny.
Illinois Governor's Race: Rauner Unseats QuinnIn a major win with national implications for Republicans, businessman Bruce Rauner declared victory over incumbent Gov. Pat Quinn, in one of the most bitterly fought elections in recent Illinois history.
White, Madigan, Topinka Win AgainIllinois voters returned familiar faces to key state officer positions on Tuesday.
U.S. House: Dold Tops Schneider, Other Chicago Area Incumbents Roll To VictoryIn one of the most hotly contested House races in the country, Brad Schneider is running against GOP challenger Robert Dold.
Dick Durbin Wins Fourth Term, Defeating Jim OberweisU.S. Sen. Dick Durbin has been elected to his fourth term, defeating GOP businessman Jim Oberweis.
Bill Daley To Decide On Governor Run In 60 DaysFormer White House chief of staff Bill Daley says he'll decide in the next two months if he will run for Illinois governor.
Ex-Elections Chief: Not So Fast On Calling Gov RaceHe says every single last vote needs to be counted first.
Gay Voters Angry At Dems Could Sway ElectionSome are choosing to sit out this election or look for candidates other than Dems.