Illinois Democrats Look To Increase Edge With New Congressional MapsDemocrats who control state government released their proposed congressional maps Friday, and lawmakers are scheduled to meet in Springfield to pass the new maps before the end of the month.
Illinois Congressman Rodney Davis Tests Positive For COVID-19; 'Please Wear A Mask ... All Of Us Must Do Our Part'Davis said in a statement that a higher than usual temperature reading Wednesday prompted him to get tested, which resulted in a positive diagnosis.
Illinois Assesses Damage From Mistaken Voter RegistrationsThe data of 574 people who self-identified as noncitizens was mistakenly forwarded to elections officials to be registered to vote.
Saturday Tornadoes Tear Through Central And Southern IllinoisThe National Weather Service is investigating reports of at least 12 tornadoes passing through communities south of Springfield.
Congressional Charity Baseball Game To Go On After Shooting Spree At PracticeLawmakers said, despite the bloodshed on Wednesday, the annual Congressional Baseball Game for Charity must go on.
Rep. Rodney Davis: "This Would Have Been A Massacre" If Not For Capitol PoliceRep. Rodney Davis, a Republican from Taylorville, Ill., said he was at bat when a gunman opened fire at a congressional baseball practice.
Former Congressional Staffer Replaces Brauer In Illinois HouseTim Butler of Springfield took the oath of office in a ceremony Tuesday morning at the Illinois Capitol in Springfield. He's filling the seat left vacant after former Republican state Rep. Rich Brauer of Petersburg accepted a job with GOP Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration.
Downstate GOP Party Chair Resigns After Controversial RantThe chairman of the Republican Party in Montgomery County has resigned after writing what's been called a racist and sexist email about U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis' primary challenger.