Sunday, September 22, 2019

Independent Map Amendment Passes Petition Test at Board of Elections

SPRINGFIELD, IL – A state review of Independent Map Amendment petitions indicates the submitted petitions likely contain more than the minimum 290,216 valid signatures...

We go One-on-One with Chief Justice Rita Garman on ReDistricting, ...

From the Supreme Court Chamber in Springfield: As Chief Justice Rita Garman nears the end of her three-year as head of the Illinois Supreme...

Illinois Senate in Session at 2 PM Sunday, in Expected Vote...

Springfield - In what seems to be in many ways a replay of the Budget Battle we had in July, when the legislature voted...

House Education Funding Task Force Hearing on Spending Reform Bills

We head to a committee hearing of the House education funding task force, as they hear testimony from Diane Rutledge, executive director of the...

Illinois Senate Inaugural Addresses

From the State Capitol:  Senate President John Cullerton (D) delivers his inaugural address at the start of the 100th General Assembly.  Following his remarks,...

Gov Rauner Accuses Speaker Madigan of Seeking a Crisis

From the State Capitol:  Gov Rauner, Sen Jason Barrickman, and Rep Ron Sandack, talk to the press on what was supposed to have been...

Sen Andy Manar (D) Slams Gov Rauner’s Changes to Education Reform

State Capitol: In a statehouse press conference, Sen Manar took the governor to task for the changes made to SB-1, the education funding reform...

Senate Republican Leader Brady on the GOP’s Compromise and Opposition on...

From the City Club of Chicago - Republican Senate Leader, Bill Brady, talks about Pritzker policies the Republicans will work to oppose...

Sen Radogno and Rep Durkin Response to SOS Address

Republican legislative leaders, Sen Christine Radogno and Rep Jim Durkin, take reporters questions and giver their response to Gov Rauner's 2016 State of the...

AG Madigan’s Office Says 500 More Catholic Clergy Sexually Abused Children

Chicago -- Attorney General Lisa Madigan on Wednesday said an investigation by her office discovered that there are at least 500 more...