Lincoln Park Residents Furious About Likely Ward SplitTwo Chicago aldermen are holding a public forum Wednesday to hear residents concerns over proposed ward redistricting plans.
Judges Toss Lawsuit Challenging Illinois Legislative RemapA panel of federal judges has tossed a Republican lawsuit that challenged the Democrat-drawn map of new Illinois legislative districts.
Mayor Emanuel Stays Out Of Ward Remap ScuffleMayor Rahm Emanuel is trying to stay out of the very contentious talks among aldermen about redrawing the City of Chicago’s ward boundaries.
Asian Groups Fighting For Voice In Ward Remap ProcessAs the City Council prepares to redraw its ward boundaries according to the latest census numbers, Asian-American residents want to make sure their voices are not lost in the process.
Walsh Will Run Against Hultgren For Congressional SeatFreshman U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh says he'll run for re-election in the state's newly drawn 14th Congressional District.
U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. May Face Challenge From Fellow DemA Democratic-controlled remap of Illinois Congressional districts could spur a challenge to incumbent Jesse Jackson Jr. CBS 2's Derrick Blakley talks with his potential challenger.
African-American Civil Rights Groups Defend Illinois Legislative RemapFour African-American civil rights groups are trying to join Illinois Democrats in the legal defense of a newly drawn legislative district map.
Quinn Signs Democrat-Drawn Remap Of Legislative DistrictsDemocratic Gov. Pat Quinn on Friday signed legislation for a redistricting map that will make life tougher for Illinois Republicans over the next 10 years.
Senate Sends New Congressional Districts To QuinnThe Democrat-controlled Illinois Senate has approved new congressional districts that try to erase Republicans election gains.
Democratic Remap Moves Closer To Governor's DeskThe re-drawing of the map is almost done in Illinois, and the state Senate is expected to vote on new Congressional lines today.
Kirk Blasts Congressional District RemapU.S. Sen. Mark Kirk says the new congressional district map drawn up by Illinois Democrats denies suburban voters a voice.
Fight Over District Maps Complicating Legislative Session Illinois House Republican Leader Tom Cross says hard feelings over Democrat-lead redistricting, are complicating final weeks of the legislative session.
Minority Groups Seek To Ensure Representation In RedistrictingThe look of Illinois has changed since the last census, and so will legislative maps.