GOP Accuses Gov. JB Pritzker Of 'Flip-Flop' On Redistricting, Wants Independent MapSenate Minority Leader Dan McConchie berated the governor for statements a day earlier in which the Democrat backed away from a 2018 campaign pledge to veto a Census-driven remap authored by legislators or political party leaders.
Supreme Court Denies Request From Illinois GOP Seeking To Block Rule Capping Number Of People At Political RalliesIllinois Republicans wanted relief from Gov. JB Pritzker’s coronavirus rule, which capped the number of people allowed at political rallies at 50.
Judge Rejects Illinois GOP Bid For Exemption From Pritzker's Public Gathering Limit; 'The Risks In Doing So Are Too Great'“The current state of our nation demands that we sacrifice the benefits of in-person interactions for the greater good,” U.S. District Judge Sara Ellis ruled.
Illinois GOP Files Federal Lawsuit Against Gov. JB Pritzker Over Limits On Public GatheringsIn a federal lawsuit filed Monday night, the Illinois GOP and other local Republican groups note the governor’s executive orders allowed religious gatherings of more than 10 people, but did not provide similar allowances for political parties.
'Jihad Squad': Illinois Republican County Chairmen's Association Takes Down Meme After GOP Leaders Condemn Facebook PostTwo top Illinois GOP officials are condemning a meme recently posted to the Facebook page of the Illinois Republican County Chairmen's Association that depicted four minority congresswomen as being "THE JIHAD SQUAD."
Illinois GOP: Conservative, Moderate To Share LeadershipConservatives have been critical of Rauner's actions on issues such as abortion and immigration, prompting state Rep. Jeanne Ives to challenge him in a closer-than-expected March primary.
Democrat Mendoza: Illinois Republican Party 'Creepily Stalking' HerThe latest salvo comes as elected officials are slamming each other over the cost of the state vehicles they are using. CBS 2 Political Reporter Derrick Blakley has more.
Illinois Republican Party Accuse Mendoza Of Improper Spending Of FundsThe chairman of the Illinois Republican party accuses Democrat Susana Mendoza of putting herself first amid the state's fiscal crisis.
Illinois Delegation Puts On United Front On Eve Of GOP ConventionThe head of the Illinois Republican Party has been working to assure delegates to the Republican National Convention that the GOP is firmly behind presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump.
Bobby Jindal To Speak At Illinois GOP FundraiserThe Feb. 25 dinner in Chicago comes as the GOP fights to regain control of the Illinois governor's office for the first time in more than a decade.
Illinois GOP Elects New Chairman After Infighting After months of public infighting, Illinois Republicans selected a new leader Saturday who they hope is the best option to bring factions of the party together after its poor showing in last November's elections.
Pat Brady Resigns As Illinois Republican Party ChairA replacement for Illinois GOP Chairman Pat Brady has to resolve inner-party squabbles at a time when the GOP is having identity issues and Democrats dominate them at the State Capitol and in the congressional delegation.
Conservative Protesters Demand Republican Chairman Brady ResignA motion to oust Pat Brady as State Republican Chairman never came to a vote at a meeting of the Illinois GOP Central Committee in Tinley Park. That left a lot of hardcore conservative Republicans angry.
Illinois GOP Star Aaron Schock Focused On 2012, But Could Be A Force In 2014Two of the Republican Party’s biggest stars were shining in Tampa on Wednesday, at the second full day of festivities for the Republican National convention.
Illinois Republicans See Opportunities To Build Beyond 2012Illinois has evolved into a “blue state,” but there are still plenty of Republicans – and plenty of opinions on how to rebuild the party.