Ed Burke Charges Cast Shadow Over Chicago's Mayoral RaceFederal corruption charges, against Alderman Ed Burke, are casting a shadow over Chicago's mayoral race.
Chicago Mayoral Candidates Try Distancing Themselves From Ald. Ed Burke After Corruption ChargesThree candidates who've had close relationships with Burke are furiously pointing fingers at each other as to who is tighter with the tainted alderman.
It's Now Official: Newly Reelected State Comptroller Mendoza Now Running For Chicago MayorIt's not exactly a surprise since an announcement video leaked out before Mendoza won re-election as state comptroller.
It's Official, Susana Mendoza Joining Race For MayorEight days after winning re-election as Illinois State Comptroller, Susana Mendoza is officially entering the race for mayor, stating Chicago “must become the city of the future.”
Mendoza: Public Servant, Double-Dipper Or Both?Out of the 1.7 million dollars Mendoza has in her campaign fund, more than a third, $650,000, is from the Illinois Democratic Party. In other words, from Mike Madigan.
Who Will Take Over As Chicago's Mayor?The question remains regarding who will take over as Chicago’s mayor. Some are betting the winner has not officially announced a campaign yet.
Illinois On The Hook For $300M In Nursing CareThe backlog has nearly tripled since August 2014.
Shelters Waive Adoption Fee For Veterans14 different shelters across Illinois paired pets with servicemen and women in the first-ever statewide "Pets for Vets."
Emanuel Willing To Consider Reinstating "Head Tax" To Bail Out CPSMayor Emanuel said he's looking at some hard choices when it comes to finding funds to keep CPS open without additional help from the state.
Democrat Mendoza: Illinois Republican Party 'Creepily Stalking' HerThe latest salvo comes as elected officials are slamming each other over the cost of the state vehicles they are using. CBS 2 Political Reporter Derrick Blakley has more.
Comptroller Mendoza Appeals Ruling Ordering Lawmaker PayThe Illinois comptroller has appealed a Cook County judge's ruling that state lawmakers must be paid on time despite their failure to pass a budget.
Illinois Judge Rules In Favor Of Lawmakers Seeking PayIllinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza says she'll comply with the order but would ask her lawyers to appeal the judge's ruling.
Rauner, Mendoza Clashing Over Taxpayer MoneyState Comptroller Mendoza accused Gov. Rauner of holding money and special funds in the event of a government shutdown over the budget.
Mendoza Blocks Millions For Rauner Administration Computer RevampIs it pure politics -- or responsible oversight? CBS 2 Political Reporter Derrick Blakley has more.
Comptroller Mendoza Getting Under Gov. Rauner's SkinBruce Rauner charges Susana Mendoza is conspiring with her fellow Democrats against him. CBS 2 Political Reporter Derrick Blakley has more.