Posted: 05/22/2013 - Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan says legislation allowing the carrying of concealed guns will get a vote Friday.
Posted: 05/21/2013 - Former President Bill Clinton is calling on Illinois lawmakers to legalize same-sex marriage.
Posted: 05/21/2013 - The Senate has again approved a plan to address so-called Smart Grid technology over the objection of Gov. Pat Quinn.
Posted: 05/17/2013 - Illinois' largest union has given the final go ahead on a three-year contract with the state.
Posted: 05/17/2013 - An Illinois senator is blaming unnamed "extremists" who oppose legislation to restrict the possession of concealed guns for delaying a vote on the issue.
Posted: 05/16/2013 - Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan says lawmakers will need to take "tough positions" to reach a compromise on legislation allowing the carrying of concealed weapons.
Posted: 05/15/2013 - Illinois 17-year-olds would be able to vote in primary elections in some cases under legislation headed for Gov. Pat Quinn.