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Rauner: I’d Work with Congress on Immigration

Current system doesn't work, he says

Bruce Rauner (R), Pat Quinn

Debate Format Gives Quinn and Rauner a Little Twist

Each gets to ask the other a question

Bruce Rauner (R), Pat Quinn

Candidates Tout Vets Credentials

Each says he has a coalition


Callis Says GOP Budget “All Wrong”

Callis in Springfield. Not worried about lack of DCCC support


Rauner Says Prisons Should Be Improved

Rauner says prison is unsafe for inmates, employees


Should AG’s Office Be a Corruption-buster?

Madigan: Not top priority Schimpf: It should be


Oberweis: Term Limits Are Good for POTUS, Why Not Everyone Else?

Calls for twelve years for members of Congress


17th Congressional District Candidates Face Off

The candidates in the 17th Congressional District debate

Bruce Rauner (R), Pat Quinn

Rauner, Quinn Clash in Peoria

Two debates remain, both in Chicago

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Palazzolo Frustrated With Lack of Vision for Springfield

Palazzolo says he is tired of the city just settling for the status quo


Lavin Testifies in Chicago NRI Hearings

Gov. Pat Quinn’s former chief of staff is being questioned by legislators about the Neighborhood Recovery Initiative.


Equal Pay Becomes Personal in Senate Race

Durbin defends his office payroll


NRI Hearings Underway in Chicago

The Neighborhood Recovery Initiative is on the griddle before state lawmakers Wednesday.


First Lady Wants to Get Out the Vote

Michelle Obama helps Gov. Quinn in Chicago


Universal Healthcare an Issue in State Races

A year into the Affordable Care Act, Illinois is outpacing the national average in this area: the percentage-point decrease in…

Bruce Rauner (R), Pat Quinn

Rauner: Quinn to Blame for Child Abuse Deaths

Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner says Gov. Pat Quinn should take the blame for the increase in child abuse and…


More Names Could be Added to April’s Municipal Ballot

A former Sangamon County Board Member seems to be the latest candidate in the race for Ward 2 alderman.  Tyrone…


Last Day to Register, until Tomorrow

Regular voter registration ends today. While there will be a chance to register in other ways before Election Day, those…


First Lady Hits Chicago

Talks mail-in voting, helps Quinn

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Jacksonville Police Have “Person of Interest” in Shooting, No One in Custody


Jacksonville Police say they have someone they want to interview in a shooting death from Friday morning.

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Next Generation of Business Leaders Learn From an Internet Pro


Dozens of area high school students spent their morning with a top executive in the social media world

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Senate Candidates Spar Over Treatment of Veterans

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Oberweis OK with veterans having an option to VA facilities

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Not a Typical Morning for Some State Workers


Woman saved from fire by state employees

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Jacksonville Shooting Leaves One Dead


Jacksonville man is dead after a shooting near the Jacksonville School District Office