18 hrs ago
Another pol's spouse got money from Quinn's anti-violence program
The wife of a state lawmaker from the south suburbs made more than $137,000 in salary and benefits from Gov. Pat Quinn's now-abolished Neighborhood Recovery Initiative, state records show.
22 hrs ago
Quinn with nearly $9 million as Rauner reloads
Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn stashed away nearly $9 million in campaign funds during the first three months of the year, but it's likely he'll need every cent of it and a lot more as he defends his seat against wealthy Republican challenger Bruce Rauner.
Rauner reaches out to women via wife Diana in new campaign ad
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The Daily Vidette
Proposed surcharge on millionaires
Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan proposed a plan last week which would impose a tax surcharge on millionaires living in Illinois.
March primary sets up November
The March primary is over and done and even though the one-cent sales tax brought a lot of people to the polls, the voting percentage was under 30 percent for the county.
Local election results detail Rauner's sweep of suburbs
Township-level results show the extent of Republican businessman Bruce Rauner's suburban sweep in last week's primary election.
It's My Mind
Really? Rauner has the support of Black Democrats...
Bruce Rauner won the GOP nomination for Illinois Governor on Tuesday beating out three other candidates.
The Miami Herald
After Illinois GOP loss, Brady's next step unclear
Bill Brady doesn't say much yet about what he might do next after losing in the Republican primary for governor.
Dillard Plans to Talk with Rauner, Says His Political Career is About Done
Stay classy Illinois. State Senator Kirk Dillard is staying "classy." He told 1340 WJOL Wednesday morning that he was outspent and targeted with negative ads by someone who didn't have a chance to win.
Cass County Star-Gazette
March 18 Primary Election Results
The Cass County March 18, 2014 General Primary Election non-official results: United State Senator: Rebublican candidates: Jim Oberweis 675 votes; Douglas Truax.
10 things to know for Wednesday
Businessman Bruce Rauner, right, celebrates becoming the Republican gubernatorial candidate after defeating the field of State Treasurer Dan Rutherford, State Sen. Kirk Dillard, and State Sen. Bill Brady, Tuesday, March 18, 2014, in Chicago.