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.
Tax Drop to Put More Money in Illinois PaychecksIllinois taxpayers will have a little extra cash next year.
Quinn Urges House Democrats to Support Tax HikeIllinois Gov. Pat Quinn tried Monday to persuade House Democrats to extend the state's temporary income tax increase to avoid what he says would be "savage'' budget cuts.
Update: Battle Lines Drawn on Illinois Concealed Carry Gun control advocates urged Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan to quickly appeal the ruling.
Illinoisans To Decide On Constitutional Amendment Next TuesdayA constitutional amendment is on the ballot which, if it passes, would require a three-fifths vote from the governing body to increase benefits.
IL Unions Say Proposal Mirrors Wisconsin's Hundreds were in Springfield Thursday to say bills in the Illinois legislature mirror what’s happening in neighboring states.

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