Thursday is the final day for early voting in Illinois ahead of next Tuesday's election. More than two weeks in to the early voting season, more than 120,000 Chicago and suburban Cook County voters have taken advantage of it.
Among the long list of elected officials Illinois voters will be asked to select this year are the judges. Yeah – we know – many of you skip over this part of the ballot. But there are good reasons not to do that.
Voters next week in Illinois will be asked whether they want to re-hire a bunch of judges, including 68 in Cook County.After a judge is first elected, he or she never again has to face an opponent."At the end of each term, a judge has to run essentially against himself or herself," says Ma
A group in Illinois said a proposed amendment to the state constitution would actually violate the U.S. Constitution. The proposed amendment, if approved by voters, would give them the power to recall a governor from office.