Metro East Gubernatorial Candidate Wants Progressive Income TaxDemocrat Bob Daiber, currently Madison County's Regional Superintendent of Schools, claims Illinois' tax system is fifth most regressive in the nation.
Missouri Politicians Voice Opinions on Healthcare ReformMissouri politicians remain divided on healthcare bill.
Krewson Wins Dem. Mayoral Primary, Andrew Jones for Rep.Alderwoman Lyda Krewson fought off a challenge from city treasurer Tishaura Jones and wins by just 888 votes.
Post-Dispatch Endorses Antonio French For Mayor21st ward alderman is one of seven hoping to advance past the March Democratic primary
"Krewson for Mayor" Campaign Holds RallyDemocrat gets public endorsement from outgoing mayor and elected revenue collector
Illinois Senators Plan to Vote Against EPA NomineeSenate Republicans plan to use their 'majority power' to confirm President Donald Trump's nominee to lead the Environmental Protection Agency, but several Illinois senators are saying 'no'.
Bill to Increase Punishment for Cop Killers Raises Racial DebateA Missouri House vote to increase punishment for cop killers triggered a racial debate.
Illinois Senate Plan to End Budget Standoff Could Get VoteBut there are just two work days remaining for the current General Assembly no time to seek a House vote.
Aldridge Defeats Hubbard in Redo ElectionA judge ordered the do-over after finding that absentee ballots had been improperly cast.
UPDATED: It's Trump! Stunning Outsider Victory for 45th PresidentThe triumph ends eight years of Democratic dominance in the White House.
Voters Remain Undecided Day Before Presidential ElectionVoters say the election has been a "taboo" subject and there is danger in voicing their preferred presidential candidate.
Missouri Rep. Candidate Accused of Rape Won't Face ChargesA Democrat running for Missouri State Representative won't face sexual assault charges levied by another Democrat seeking a state representative position.