President Trump To Speak In Southern Illinois SaturdayThe president will appear at the airport in Murphysboro and will reportedly be joined by Gov. Bruce Rauner.
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.
Quinn Gets Go-Ahead To Close Illinois PrisonsSeven Illinois correctional facilities, including the modern but hotly debated high-security Tamms prison, will close within weeks after action by a judge Wednesday, Gov. Pat Quinn said.
Panel Votes Against Governor's Plan To Close 4 State FacilitiesIt’s only a recommendation, but a legislative panel says four state facilities targeted by the governor for closure should stay open.