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.
Rauner: "I Am Not in Charge""I wish I had [been], we'd have our problems fixed," Rauner said.
Senator Demands Governor Call for Veterans Home Director's ResignationSenator Jamilah Nasheed says she's outraged that nothing's been done to improve conditions at the St. Louis Veterans Home in north county.
Rauner Announces Run for Re-election with VideoHe's made it official in a just released video.
Governor Approval Survey Shows Local UncertaintyMissourians like their Governor. Illinoisans, apparently, aren't so sure.
Mo. Workplace Discrimination Bill Goes to the GovernorThe bill would require people suing for workplace discrimination to prove that a protected class such as race, gender, age or ability was "the motivating factor" for disciplinary action from an employer
Blagojevich Lawyers, Again, Appeal for Shorter SentenceBlagojevich's attorneys say his good behavior since entering prison in 2012 justifies a reduced sentence.
Democratic Candidates Flood Ill. Gubernatorial RaceThe field of Democrats hoping to unseat Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner next year is growing.
Illinois Official's Salary Listing Removed from Health FundIt requests that a portion of Leslie Munger's $138,000 salary come from a professional services fund.
Gov. Greitens, County Exec. Stenger Condemn Jewish Cemetery VandalsGov. Greitens posted on Facebook, urging volunteers to meet him at Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery to help clean up the site Wednesday at 3 p.m.
Bob Daiber to Run for Illinois GovernorA Metro East education official announces his intention to run for the state's highest political office.
Greitens Slams Health Care Expenses in New $27.6 Billion BudgetMissouri Gov. Eric Greitens says tax credits and high costs for health care have caused state budget problems.