Illinois Democratic Governor Pat Quinn said he believes he's won the gubernatorial race. Republican state Senator Bill Brady earlier told supporters that the governor's race will not be decided tonight.
Updated At: 5:30 on 10/20/2010The president of the Chicago Fraternal Order of Police Wednesday lashed out at Police Superintendent Jody Weis for his handling of an alleged case of police brutality.Mark Donahue is the police union's president.
For the past few months we've been talking about Illinois' Department of Juvenile Justice as part of our series Inside and Out. We've tracked down kids with warrants out for their arrest, spent the day with a probation officer, examined suicide attempts among incarcerated y
Dozens of U.S. municipalities have declared themselves sanctuaries for undocumented immigrants. A Cook County declaration bans the Sheriff's Office from assisting with an investigation of someone's immigration status.
Senator Dick Durbin suggested that there should be a special election for the vacant IL U.S. Senator seat. But is that possible? If the Governor sticks around, could he still appoint a Senator even if under indictment? This would be a good time to consult the Illinois State Constitution.