Kirk tells reporters he's going to be "protecting his relationship" with Durbin and won't launch "into a partisan jihad." Read »
State Sen. Kirk Dillard's suggestion that Illinois needs a "traditional family" in the governor's mansion is seen as an innuendo about state Treasurer Dan Rutherford. Read »
The Illinois House has reportedly extended its deadline one week for considering a bill that would legalize same-sex marriage. Read »
Commerce Secretary confirmation hearings scheduled for Thursday. Read »
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