Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney became the first candidate to file for election in Illinois.That also makes him the first to challenge incumbent president Barack Obama in his home state. Read »
"The former Governor will now have plenty of time to consider his performance over these years and quietly assess the consequences of his actions," said Illinois Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka. Read »
Illinois governor signed bill into law on Friday. Read »
Phone banks humming Monday as candidates stump. Read »
The Illinois GOP: They don't know how to govern or hit on women. Discuss. Read »
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