The sponsor of legislation to allow the concealed carry of firearms in Illinois says Gov. Pat Quinn's efforts to make the measure more restrictive could backfire and lead to "mayhem." Read »
Illinois lawmakers are going to take a pay cut starting next month. Read »
Gov. Pat Quinn wants Illinois residents to buy fruits and vegetables that are produced in-state. Read »
Democrat William Daley reportedly said the state’s failure to address the pension crisis during spring session last week moved him closer to announcing a decision on whether to run for Governor of Illinois in... Read »
Chicago’s got the power.
Or at least it has some powerful people according to Chicago’s Power 100 by Chicagomag.com. Read »
Gov. Pat Quinn has a tough job ahead of him as he prepares to deliver his latest proposed budget for a state in financial disarray. Read »
The emerging threat of at least 30,000 Illinois state employees striking might seem extreme, but union leaders say they're seriously considering the prospect as contract talks have stalemated amid an overall... Read »
The seemingly frivolous cause of Jackson's undoing is seen by political observers and at least one former colleague as both nonsensical and sad. Read »
A new project to clean up area rivers and improve water infrastructure will create 2,000 jobs in Illinois, Gov. Pat Quinn announced. Read »
Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn wants to modernize state election law by allowing would-be voters to skip visits to the courthouse or village hall by registering on their home computers. Read »
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