Leaders Claim Illinois School Funding Deal Reached"Agreement in principle" announced as house & senate caucus negotiators plan Sunday meeting.
Illinois Candidates for Governor Face Off in DebateThe four Republicans running for governor of Illinois will debate tonight in Chicago.
Illinois Republicans Agree: No Extension on Income Tax HikeThe hike is due to expire at the end of next year. Without it, the state will lose about $5 billion in revenue each year.
State Sen. Bill Brady Joins Race for Illinois GovernorState Sen. Bill Brady officially joined the race for the Republican nomination for Illinois governor.
2014 Illinois Governor's Race Candidates Blast Quinn SpeechSeveral Republicans considering runs for the 2014 governor's race have criticized Gov. Pat Quinn's State of the State address for a lack of specifics and little attention to Illinois' strained finances.