Updated: 09/07/2010 - Chicago's Mayor Richard Daley says he's not running for re-election after decades in office.
Updated: 09/07/2010 - While politicians are focused on the gloomy economy, the political game appears to be a recession-proof industry.
Updated: 09/08/2010 - Illinois voters don't have a lot of confidence in state government, and their outlook about the federal government isn't much better.
Posted: 09/06/2010 - President Obama was on the road today trying to persuade Americans his economic policies are still working.
Updated: 09/07/2010 - U.S. Sen. Russ Feingold isn't appearing with President Barack Obama at a Labor Day festival in Milwaukee, but he is praising the president's efforts to get the economy back on track.
Updated: 09/07/2010 - A Chicago Tribune poll shows Alexi Giannoulias and Mark Kirk are neck-and-neck in their race for the US Senate.
Updated: 09/03/2010 - Illinois Governor Pat Quinn is defending his administration's handling of over-hauling the state's lottery system.
Posted: 09/03/2010 - Visiting to see what the Mission is doing to meet the needs of homeless women and children in our community.
Updated: 09/03/2010 - State Senate President John Cullerton stumps for challenger Marla Wilson, while Incumbent Dave Syverson picks up manufacturing awards and endorsements.
Updated: 09/03/2010 - The Village of Cherry Valley has posted information concerning the November Sales Tax referendum on its website.
Updated: 09/01/2010 - By a vote of 3 to 2 Freeport's city council disagrees with the city attorney about going to court over two questions on November's ballot.
Posted: 09/01/2010 - Imprisoned former Gov. George Ryan is seeking to have elements of his conviction thrown out based on a U.S. Supreme Court ruling earlier this year.
Updated: 09/01/2010 - President thanks troops for his service, vows to focus on economy.
Updated: 09/01/2010 - President Barack Obama speaks to the nation tonight to herald the formal end of the U.S. combat mission in Iraq.
Updated: 08/31/2010 - U.S. Senator Dick Durbin announced today that the U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded a $4.6 million grant to the Greater Rockford Airport Authority.
Posted: 08/30/2010 - A Freeport citizen group and the city government are at odds over two ballot questions even though they seem to agree on the key issues.
Updated: 09/01/2010 - Two candidates for Illinois governor made stops in the Stateline to prove to you why they're the right man for the job.
Posted: 08/30/2010 - Alexi Giannoulias is turning up the heat on his opponent in the race for U.S. senate.
Posted: 08/30/2010 - President Obama plans to head to Wisconsin on Labor Day.
Updated: 08/30/2010 - President Barack Obama says Congress should make passing a long-languishing aid package to small business its first order of business when it gets back from summer vacation.
Posted: 08/30/2010 - Republican candidate for governor Bill Brady wants to sweeten tax incentives for businesses that create new jobs.
Posted: 08/30/2010 - Democratic State Senate candidate Marla Wilson knows exactly where she wants to be come November.
Posted: 08/27/2010 - The juror who was the lone holdout on some counts at Blagojevich’s corruption trial says she stands by her vote.
Posted: 08/27/2010 - Illinois' tight budget has left the five state-funded pension systems faced with selling assets to pay for retiree pension benefits.