Rauner Grants 8 Clemency Petitions, Denies 85 OthersIllinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has granted eight requests for clemency and denied 85 other petitions.
House Speaker Paul Ryan Attends Campaign Luncheon For Congressman Randy HultgrenHouse Speaker Paul Ryan was in Chicago to raise money for Congressman Randy Hultgren.
Kwame Raoul's Ad Takes Aim At Erika Harold's Alleged Anti-Gay Comments In IL Attorney General RaceA war of words is heating up the attorney general’s race, based on what the Republican candidate allegedly said almost 20 years ago.
Fact-Checking Attorney General Candidate Erika Harold's Political TV AdRepublican attorney general candidate Erika Harold has launched a hard-hitting TV commercial against her democratic opponent, Senator Kwame Raoul.
$2 Billion To Be Used Toward Illinois Medicaid Funds For Mental Health ProgramsGovernor Bruce Rauner received the green light from Washington on a plan to integrate medical care and mental health care for Illinois’ poor population. The plan is being recognized as a major breakthrough for mental health care in Illinois by representatives on both sides of the aisle, but could be derailed without progress on a state budget.
Abortion Opponents Say Gov. Rauner Betrayed ThemGOP politicians Thursday called Rauner's decision political suicide.
New Attack Ad Links Gov. Rauner, Illinois GOP To TrumpIt's another wrinkle in the ongoing tussle between the state's two most powerful politicians.
Nearly Half Of Illinois Voters Want To Leave State, New Poll FindsInstitute Director David Yepsen says 47 percent would like to head in a different direction.
Illinois Politicians Talk Of Immigration CompromiseTalk of a political compromise on the nation's immigration policies dominated a rally and workshops on the issue Saturday at Malcolm X College.