At Issue: Rep. Ives' Bid To Unseat Gov. RaunerThe flash point for the primary opposition to Republican Governor Bruce Rauner  came when he signed HB-40, legislation that expanded abortion coverage in Illinois.
Democratic Lawmakers Are Skeptic About Latest State Budget Proposals From RepublicansDemocratic lawmakers are reacting with skepticism to the latest proposals for a state budget compromise from their republican colleagues.
Trump Dismisses GOP Calls To Quit Race: 'Never'A defiant Donald Trump insisted Saturday he would "never" abandon his White House bid, facing an intensifying backlash from Republican leaders across the nation who called on him to quit the race following the release of his vulgar and sexually charged comments caught on tape.
Election Watch: Will Obamacare Hurt Democrats In 2014?Less than a year from now, voters head to the polls for the 2014 midterm elections.
Illinois Politicians Talk Of Immigration CompromiseTalk of a political compromise on the nation's immigration policies dominated a rally and workshops on the issue Saturday at Malcolm X College.
Joe Walsh Opinionated In Final Town Hall MeetingJoe Walsh hosted his final Town Hall meeting in front of a supportive crowd of 200 in Wauconda.
Opinion: The Fourteenth Amendment SolutionSpeaker John Boehner believes he holds a strong hand in fiscal cliff and debt limit talks. He is, once again, taking the global economy hostage and playing politics with the U.S. debt limit.
Opinion: My2KObama is hoping to promote the discussion of the Bush tax cut extensions by getting people hooked on the topic and by getting them to use the #My2K hashtag on Twitter.