Gov. Pat Quinn Open to Helping Out Children Who Fled Central AmericaMore than 300 unaccompanied kids from Honduras, El Salvador, and Guatemala that made it to the U.S. border are being housed in facilities in the state.
Illinois to Ask Voters About Taxing MillionairesGov. Pat Quinn signed legislation Tuesday adding a nonbinding resolution to the ballot.
Gov. Nixon: Illegal Immigrant Children Don't Strain State ResourcesGov. Jay Nixon says children who ended up in Missouri after the recent immigrant surge have not been putting a strain on state resources.
Quinn 'Deeply Concerned' About Child ImmigrantsSo far this year, Illinois has received 305 unaccompanied children stopped at the U.S.-Mexico border.
GOP Rauner's Campaign Ad Used Made-Up HeadlinesA campaign ad from the Republican candidate for Illinois governor is being called into question for tailoring and even making up headlines from news stories to make them appear more negative about his opponent.
Quinn Signs $1B Plan for Road Repair in IllinoisGov. Pat Quinn signed an approximately $1 billion capital spending plan on Tuesday intended to create jobs and help repair Illinois roads and bridges after a harsh winter.
Taxi Cab Commission to Consider Allowing Uber's Black Car ServiceThe service is different from uber-X, which lets non-professionals use their own cars.
Gov. Quinn Signs Bill to Expand Access to Medical Marijuana in IllinoisThe new law allows people suffering from seizure disorders to access medical marijuana if their doctors recommend it.