The second-ranking Democrat in the Illinois House has become the latest elected official urging lawmakers to support same-sex marriage as a matter of equality and as a boost for the state's economy. Read »
A prominent conservative leader calls Brady's agreement to lobby for same-sex marriage "an unholy quest." Read »
As the fight for black legislators' votes continues, gay marriage advocates use a sound bite from the president. Read »
Backers of a measure that would've legalized same-sex marriage in Illinois on Monday wrote a letter to advocates saying it's not the time for them "to splinter." It comes three days after the bill's sponsor... Read »
The Illinois Legislature's failure to act on the pension crisis could cause problems for Gov. Pat Quinn's re-election bid. Read »
Illinois lawmakers entered the final day of the legislative session Friday with two of the biggest issues facing the state still unresolved: a nearly $100 billion pension crisis and a court-ordered bill on... Read »
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