It's Friday! And that means another This Week in Mudslinging report on the over-the-top, openly hostile, endlessly entertaining alternate universe that is Illinois politics. Some would call it the 10th circle of... Read »
Ruth and Thomas Cross were riding in a cab down Clark Street when the vehicle was hit head-on. Read »
Lawmakers say welfare reform bill could save state millions. Read »
The Illinois Republican Party central committee has canceled Saturday's scheduled meeting in which it was to consider firing party chairman Pat Brady. Read »
Lawmakers will return to session at 11 a.m. Tuesday. Read »
Secretary of State Jesse White and other party bosses are calling on the embattled state rep to leave the statehouse. Read »
The state's top Republican leaders say Illinois' income tax hike hasn't been a solution to the state's fiscal problems, and they're pushing for an immediate repeal. Read »
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