Election 2014

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Republicans: No Need for Special Election

Durkin: Attorney general has right idea about Rauner appointing comptroller

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Rauner Inherits a Mess

Fixes easier said than done, says Civic Federation's Msall

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Early Voting, Other Changes Could Be Permanent

Same-day registration got a test run this year

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Rauner Vows No Political Hires

Bertuca appointment a parting gift

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Nothing Special

State Rep: Wait until new governor takes office

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New Life for Minimum Wage Bill?

Special session possible this month

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Durbin: Minimum Wage Hike Is a Winner

Senator claims bipartisan support

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Voting Expansion Rushes to House Floor

Same-day registration, early voting among provisions

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Same-Day Voter Registration Ramps Up

Committee vote possible today

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Durbin Expects to Work with Rauner

Blagojevich an exception, Durbin says

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Governor-Elect Rauner Prepares To Take Reins of Illinois’ Government

Governor-Elect Bruce Rauner busies himself with plans for taking reins of Illinois' government.

Recent Headlines

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U.S. Attorney James Lewis: Racially Biased?

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Questions have been raised about possible racial bias on behalf of U.S. Attorney James Lewis.

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Cattle Rustling: 18-year-old Gets 180 Days In Jail

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18-Year-Old gets 180 days in jail for taking part in cattle rustling.

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Cuba Relations: Could Be Boon For Illinois Farmers

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A relationship with Cuba could mean up to $7 million more a year for Illinois Farmers.

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Prison Lockdown: Chicken Pox To Blame

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Chicken Pox has locked down Illinois prisons.

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Illinois Tollway Expects Spike in Holiday Traffic

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Free coffee will also be available at tollway oases.