Follow Political Spending in Illinois Through OpenBookIt's been called a 'true portal of transparency for state government, where every dollar donated to a campaign is recorded.'
Rauner Announces Group to Study Education Funding FormulaGov.Bruce Rauner wouldn't specify what he thinks the commission should pursue.
Last of 8 Defendants Pleads Guilty in Springfield Meth RingMichael P. Ayala pleaded guilty to conspiracy to distribute meth, money laundering and a gun charge.
Powerball Winner Buys a Fire Station For His TownThe building is energy-efficient and has living quarters so it can be manned 24 hours a day.
Auditor: Pine Lawn Pocketed Money From Traffic Fines Last YearWhen you drive through Pine Lawn on I-70 you usually see a police car taking radar or pulling someone over.
IRS Hounds Bridgeton Residents For Settlement TaxesA settlement was agreed on in 2014, with 419 homes in the area of the landfill for a total of $6.8 million.
County Commission Demands Treasurer Repay Money Lost in ScamA fraudulent email last month duped him into sending a $48,000 wire transfer to a bank in Florida.
Rauner Vetoes $3.9B in Spending for Colleges, Human ServicesThe Republican said the bill would spend more than $3 billion of money the state doesn't have.
Record Numbers from Forest Park's Annual Hat LuncheonThe 26th annual Forest Park Forever Hat Luncheon amassed a crowd of 1,200 at the World's Fair Pavilion.
Small Missouri Town Treasury Loses $48K in Email ScamThe treasurer received an email instructing him to wire transfer money to a bank in Florida to pay a state tax consultant.
Missouri Senate OKs Bill to Up Asset Cap for MedicaidSenators passed the legislation 29-1 Tuesday, but it heads back to the House because of Senate changes.
Ferguson's New Police Chief Swears In MondayDelrish Moss' 32 years of experience in police work, include time as a patrol officer and undercover investigator.

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