Mayor Francis Slay named Jennifer Florida to the post through December after Sharon Quigley Carpenter decided to step down amid a nepotism investigation.
A campaign ad from the Republican candidate for Illinois governor is being called into question for tailoring and even making up headlines from news stories to make them appear more negative about his opponent.
A decline in the amount of Missouri Lottery proceeds provided to education is due partly to the types of Lottery games people chose to play during the past year, a Lottery official said.
Gov. Pat Quinn signed an approximately $1 billion capital spending plan on Tuesday intended to create jobs and help repair Illinois roads and bridges after a harsh winter.
St. Louis’ newest federal judge is already the subject of an editorial in The New York Times.
Democrat represented parts of southern Illinois for a dozen terms
Remington Research Group did a survey to see where Steve Stenger and incumbent Charlie Dooley stand.
A building at southwestern Illinois Air Force base will bear the name of late former U.S. Sen. Alan Dixon, if a federal lawmaker from Illinois gets his way.
Each candidate was given one minute to respond to a question from the League of Women Voters moderator.
Every challenger promised to do some form of audit of county government.