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Marijuana legalization town hall portends heated debate for Illinois
Mar 28, 2017

Illinois could be the next battleground state in the movement toward marijuana legalization, and ...

Illinois home care providers get some much-needed state funds
Mar 28, 2017

Illinois home care providers for seniors finally received some good news Tuesday as $94 million i...

Poll: Most voters support legalizing, decriminalizing marijuana in Illinois
Mar 27, 2017

Illinoisans appear to be warming up to the idea of legalizing marijuana for recreational...

Illinoisans, let's turn our attention to our political train wreck
Mar 27, 2017

Congratulations, my fellow Illinoisans. You helped derail Trumpcare. Truly, that was citizen a...

Baby's heartbreaking story puts the "crisis" in Illinois budget crisis
Mar 26, 2017

Centralia mom describes terror of Illinois budget crisis I've been going to Statehouse committ...

McConchie proposes giving comptroller authority to delay lawmaker pay
Mar 24, 2017

Following a Cook County judge’s ruling Thursday that state lawmakers must be paid despite there...

Legalizing marijuana in Illinois faces political hurdles, many questions
Mar 24, 2017

NOTE: We're holding a virtual town hall meeting at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 28, with experts on thi...

As population shrinks, employment in Illinois hits new peak
Mar 23, 2017

Given all the doom and gloom we hear about jobs in the Land of Lincoln, you probably will find it...

A Chicago alderman compares Donald Trump’s deportation policy to Hitler’s. Does this hit the mark?
Mar 23, 2017

This article also appears on the website of PolitiFact Illinois, an exclusive partnership between...

Illinois lawmakers propose legalizing, taxing recreational marijuana amid budget woes
Mar 22, 2017

Two Democratic lawmakers have proposed legalizing, regulating and taxing recreational marijuana i...

The cursive question: Illinois rep says it should make a comeback. Should it?
Mar 22, 2017

Learning cursive can be... Are you a fan or foe of cursive? Illinois state Rep. Chris...

Better Government Association seeks new FOIA frontier on sports agency
Mar 21, 2017

SPRINGFIELD -- In a case with the potential to redefine the reach of state open records law, the ...

Durbin's grilling of Gorsuch leads to testy exchange
Mar 21, 2017

Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) grilled Supreme Court nominee and federal appella...

Rauner and Mendoza continue to play blame game over state finances
Mar 20, 2017

The bitter quarrel between Illinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza and Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner s...

Poll: Bruce Rauner catching up to Michael Madigan in disapproval ratings
Mar 19, 2017

You may have heard about a recent Paul Simon Public Policy Institute poll which found that Gov. B...


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