KMOX 1120AM
Traffic & Weather: Get The Latest Information | Traffic Maps | Weather Forecast

Illinois politics

KMOX

Tweaks Coming to Ill. Concealed Carry Law?

Some lawmakers want it more restrictive, others more lenient.

03/30/2014

Getty/Scott Olson

Quinn Budget Increases Education Spending

Illinois governor asking state lawmakers to make a temporary income tax hike permanent

03/26/2014

Photo: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images

Fight Against Gerrymandering in Illinois

Reform group wants ballot issue on statehouse re-districting.

03/23/2014

Photo: Thinkstock

School Officials Object to Single Funding Formula

Educators are asking Illinois lawmakers to be judicious as the state’s school funding formula is re-examined this year.

03/04/2014

Photo: Dennis Macdonald/Getty Images

Illinois Candidates for Governor Face Off in Debate

The four Republicans running for governor of Illinois will debate tonight in Chicago.

03/04/2014

Education_Money

Is School Funding Reform Near in Illinois?

Some say election year politics may get in the way of bipartisan idea.

02/16/2014

Newspaper, Money, economy

$1.6 Billion Drop in Illinois Revenue Predicted Next Year

Some Democrats want an income tax hike extended, but many Republicans oppose it.

02/04/2014

Herman Cain speaks at "Erika Harold for Congress" rally in Edwardsville, Ill. on February 1, 2014 (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Erika Harold Gets Backing of Herman Cain

Former Republican presidential candidate comes to Edwardsville on behalf of G.O.P. Congressional hopeful.

02/01/2014

Getty/Scott Olson

Illinois Gov. Quinn Calls For Minimum Wage Increase

In his “State of the State” speech, Chicago Democrat pushed for at least $10 per hour.

01/29/2014

Photo: Getty/Alex Wong

Politics & Health Insurance in Illinois

Land of Lincoln is in minority as a state with a Democratic governor, but no health insurance marketplace.

11/24/2013

more