Illinois Democrats Approve New Congressional Map; Put Incumbent Reps Marie Newman And Jesus 'Chuy' Garcia In Same DistrictDemocrats say that move — sacrificing one of their own party — proves the new maps are fair and should survive expected court challenges.
Pritzker Slams 2 GOP Illinois Congressmen For Joining Texas Lawsuit Asking Supreme Court To Overturn Biden's Election Win"I don’t know why they would sign on, except for apparently undying commitment and loyalty to a failed president," Pritzker said.
Illinois Congressman Mike Bost Tests Positive For COVID-19Bost, who represents a southwestern Illinois district that stretches from St. Louis to the Kentucky state line, announced his COVID-19 diagnosis in a Twitter post Friday morning.
Trump To Hold Rally On Saturday In Southern Illinois For BostRepresentative Mike Bost is in a tight race against Democrat Brendan Kelly, the St. Clair County state's attorney.
Town Hall Complainers Are Like 'Orientals' Screaming At You: Illinois CongressmanRep. Mike Bost described the town halls as "out of control." He added that they were like "the cleansing that the Orientals used to do where you'd put one person out in front and 900 people yell at them."
Tempers Flare In Illinois House During Concealed Carry DebateThe difficulty over how lawmakers will craft a law allowing public possession of guns in Illinois has been clearly demonstrated on the House floor.
Downstate Lawmaker Screams, Throws Papers Over Pension Reform BillA downstate lawmaker screamed, yelled and threw papers Tuesday, as he expressed frustration about the Democrat-led plan to overhaul the state pension system.
Quinn's Budget Address Draws Praise, Ire From Both Sides Of The AisleYou didn’t have to be a Democrat to like Gov. Pat Quinn’s budget speech Wednesday, and you didn’t have to be a Republican to hate it.
Proposed State Law Would Help MicrobrewersMicrobreweries could have it a bit easier under a proposed new state law, as long as they stay small.