State Rep. Jeanne Ives To Challenge Rauner In Republican PrimaryGov. Bruce Rauner officially has a challenger in next year's Republican primary.
GOP Gubernatorial Candidates Continue Barrage Of Attack AdsCBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports the attacks and counter-attacks by candidates and their supporters could be one of the most expensive statewide primary campaigns ever.
Opinion: The RNC Must Allow Ron Paul To Speak At The ConventionPaul not only speaks to many people but also for many people. He has earned his right to speak – regardless of the rules and politics.
Manzullo Calls For End To SuperPACsU.S. Rep. Don Manzullo (R-Ill.) is calling for an end to SuperPACs, the powerful political groups that pump large amounts of money into campaigns across the country.
Edgar: GOP Campaign Has Gone On Too LongCount former Republican Gov. Jim Edgar among those who feel the protracting GOP Primary campaign could hurt the party.
McCain: Illinois Could Be 'Defining' Primary For GOPU.S. Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) said Monday that the Illinois primary may now be the “defining” contest in the Republican presidential race.
Caliendo: Romney Remains Frontrunner Despite Santorum VictoriesRick Santorum boldly declared Tuesday night that he would win the Republican presidential primary before the convention, but mathematically, Mitt Romney remains the frontrunner, political analyst Stephen Caliendo says.
GOP Congressmen Spar As They Compete For Same DistrictTwo Illinois Republicans already in Congress find themselves running for the same seat.
Caliendo: GOP Race Still Very Much Up In The AirMitt Romney and Rick Santorum both chalked up some wins in the Republican primaries Super Tuesday, but the presidential race is still very much up in the air, says political analyst Stephen Caliendo.
Caliendo: Romney's Win In Michigan Wasn't Much Of A VictoryPolitical analyst Stephen Caliendo says Mitt Romney's victory in the Republican primary in Michigan was essentially a tie in terms of delegate allotment.
Walter's Perspective: Race For President Isn't About SexMaybe – my fingers are crossed – maybe now that Arizona and Michigan are done voting in the GOP primary, maybe now the men running for president will move on beyond sex?
Caliendo: Florida Primary Exposed Deep Divide In GOPPolitical analyst Stephen Caliendo says Mitt Romney’s landslide victory in the Florida Republican primary was expected, but the primary exposed a deep divide among Republican voters.
Caliendo: Romney Victory In Florida Won't Mean End Of PrimaryThere is some expectation that Mitt Romney will get a firmer grasp on the GOP presidential nomination after the Florida primary Tuesday, but political analyst Stephen Caliendo says a Romney victory doesn’t mean the race is over.