Posted: 10/11/2013 - The former director of the Governor's Office of Management and Budget has been named to a new position with a $30,000 salary bump.
Posted: 10/11/2013 - A federal appellate court has given prosecutors more time to prepare their brief in former Gov. Rod Blagojevich's appeal of his corruption convictions.
Posted: 10/09/2013 - A state Assembly committee has approved a proposed amendment to the Wisconsin Constitution making it more difficult to recall elected officials from office.
Posted: 10/07/2013 - With the government shutdown entering a second week, attention is turning to the deadline that's just 10 days away for extending the government's borrowing authority.
Posted: 10/07/2013 - Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen says he won't run for a third term.
Posted: 10/07/2013 - Gov. Pat Quinn says if the federal government shutdown continues more state workers will be laid off whose paychecks come from federal funding.
Posted: 10/02/2013 - Gov. Pat Quinn has asked the Illinois Supreme Court to hear his appeal of a ruling that his veto of money for lawmaker salaries was unconstitutional.
Posted: 10/01/2013 - Dixon State Rep. Tom Demmer Running for re-election in the 90th District.
Posted: 10/01/2013 - Ogle County Sheriff Michael Harn is running for re-election.
Posted: 10/01/2013 - In a statement, Congressman Adam Kinzinger answered some frequently asked questions concerning the government shutdown.
Posted: 09/30/2013 - For the first time in 17 years, the U.S. Government could partially shut down in just a matter of hours.
Posted: 09/27/2013 - Illinois officials say only a fraction of the expected army of outreach workers will be certified and ready Tuesday to help people enroll for insurance under President Barack Obama's health care law.
Posted: 09/27/2013 - A state appellate court has denied Gov. Pat Quinn's request to withhold lawmakers' pay while he appeals a ruling that his veto of legislative salaries was unconstitutional.
Posted: 09/20/2013 - Democrats in Congress say they're not going to let Republicans hold hostage some must-pass legislation -- including a stopgap funding measure and an increase in the nation's debt limit.
Posted: 09/20/2013 - A Cook County Circuit Court judge says he will rule next month on a lawsuit challenging Gov. Pat Quinn's decision to halt lawmaker pay until they address Illinois' pension crisis.
Posted: 09/19/2013 - Congressman Adam Kinzinger wants to continue to represent Northern Illinois on Capitol Hill.