Trump Makes Springfield Appearance, Fresh Off Hosting 'SNL'Trump was scheduled to speak Monday night at the Prairie Capital Convention Cente
Rauner Signals To Women Voters: I'm Not Scary-ConservativeWith the Nov. 4 election fast approaching, the Republican candidate for Illinois governor tried to distance himself from hot-button social issues, CBS 2's Jim Williams reports.
Rauner: Illinois Voters Should Have Decided Same-Sex Marriage IssueRepublican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner says he won't advocate changing the law now that same-sex marriage is legal.
Republican Gubernatorial Candidates Make Final Push For NominationCBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine spent time with three of the four GOP hopefuls.
GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Tries To Explain Flip-Flop On Minimum Wage HikeThe issue of a minimum wage hike tripped up Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner on Thursday, as he declared his previous support for cutting Illinois' minimum wage a "mistake" and said he would now do the opposite: support raising it.
GOP Candidates Discuss Income Tax, Dealing With MadiganThe four Republicans running for governor were in the south suburbs Thursday, trying put some distance between each other in a race with no clear front-runner.
Rauner Officially Announces GOP Bid For GovernorRepublican venture capitalist Bruce Rauner announced his gubernatorial bid for the 2014 election, saying he's the anti-politician the struggling state of Illinois needs to "shake up Springfield."
Opinion: 'Retroactively Retired', A Laugher Even By Washington StandardsThe demand for W. Mitt Romney to release his tax returns has become bipartisan. Conservative elected officials and pundits know that Romney is taking on so much water over his secrecy and questions of his honesty and that he has no other choice.
Opinion: The Second Coming Of WDown to the trademark "W", W. Mitt Romney is literally the second coming of the George W. Bush: the economic strategy that led to the worst American economy since the Great Depression and the Bush legacy of secrecy in the face of questions from the American public.
Rep. Dold Focuses On Bipartisanship As He Fights To Keep SeatWith Illinois Democrats redrawing his district, U.S. Rep. Robert Dold (R-Ill.) is finding it vital to point to his bipartisanship as he runs for re-election.
Romney Raising Campaign Funds In Obama's HometownMitt Romney, the presumptive Republican candidate for president, was expected to rake in millions of dollars Thursday.
Rep. Walsh Defends His Comments About Minorities, Government AidU.S. Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) is taking heat for some comments he made at a recent town hall meeting in Schaumburg.
Cubs Owner's Father Won't Launch Hard-Line Campaign Attack On ObamaA Republican super PAC funded by the father of Cubs owner Tom Ricketts has decided against launching a hard-line attack on President Barack Obama as he campaigns for reelection.
Child Support Case Against Walsh Dismissed After Resolution With Ex-WifeThe child support case against U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) has been dismissed, following a resolution out of court with his ex-wife.
Caliendo: Romney Will Likely Be Nominated, But No Dropouts Coming YetMitt Romney had a clean sweep Tuesday, handily winning the Republican primaries in Wisconsin, Maryland and Washington, D.C.