One of the 14 Wisconsin state Senate Democrats who fled the state rather than vote on an anti-union bill is accusing the Republican leader of using bullying tactics in aneffort to get them to return.Democratic Minority Leader Mark Miller made the comment Wednesday in reaction to the d
The leader of boycotting Indiana House Democrats says his meeting with Republican leaders was positive but that a resolution to their weeklong standoff isn't much closer.House Minority Leader Patrick Bauer drove back from Illinois and met with Speaker Brian Bosma for about 50 minutes
News that Chicago Police Superintendent Jody Weis has resigned came as a surprise to many. Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel made it a campaign promise to replace Weis. But most thought Weis would stay in place through May, when Mayor Daley steps down.
The chairman of the University of Illinois Board of Trustees is criticizing the State of Illinois for not paying its bills on time. Chris Kennedy said Tuesday the state owed the university $450 million as of December.