Leaders Claim Illinois School Funding Deal Reached"Agreement in principle" announced as house & senate caucus negotiators plan Sunday meeting.
With Backing of Wealthy Governor, Illinois GOP Spending BigFor the first time in recent history, Illinois Republicans are vastly outspending Democrats in fall legislative races.
GOP: Rauner Should Appoint Next ComptrollerRepublican legislative leaders say the only way to name a four-year replacement for late Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka is through an appointment by Republican Governor-elect Bruce Rauner.
Illinois Legislative Leaders Weigh-In on Rauner's Position on Holding Outside JobsRepublican governor candidate Bruce Rauner doesn’t want state legislative leaders to hold outside jobs. So what do the Republican leaders think about that?
Quinn: Extending Income Tax Hike is 'Tough Choice'Gov. Pat Quinn knows trying to make the state's temporary income tax increase permanent will be a "tough choice'' for Illinois lawmakers, but the issue could be even tougher for voters who'll decide if the Chicago Democrat gets another term.
Illinois Rep. Introduces Bill To Change 'Facebook Law'The law allows employers to see public Facebook profiles only. If a supervisor asks for the information they are subjected to fines and penalties.