Elections

The field for Iowa's June 3 primary is taking shape and what it shows is that southeast Iowa voters will have few choices to make in the state and federal races.

Rich Egger

A man who says he was a victim of sexual harassment by Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford has submitted a letter of resignation.

Illinois Public Broadcasters

The four men competing for the Republican nomination for Illinois governor met in Peoria Thursday night for a live debate broadcast on public radio and television stations across the state.

Brian Mackey

The Illinois State Board of Elections is putting a stop to a practice that's allowed political campaigns to hide some of their spending.

Iowa Governor Terry Branstad says his 5th term in office has been all about leading the state's "comeback."

It cost the city of Keokuk more than expected to seat one of its city council members.

Incumbents went 1 for 2 during Tuesday’s run-off elections in Keokuk and Fort Madison.

Around the Region

Nov 19, 2013

A quick look at news from around the tri-states region.

Aldermen Still Discussing Macomb Referendum

Nov 14, 2013

Macomb city council members are still deciding whether to seek voter input on the future of the city’s February election.

One year from this week – on Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014 – people will vote on all 435 Representatives in Congress, a third of the 100 U.S. Senators, and dozens of governors, and labor is choosing where to use its resources.

The results are in for the contested races in the Nov. 5, 2013 general election in southeast Iowa.  Write-in winners are also included.

The candidates for Keokuk's open Alderman At-Large seat bring different ideas for improving the city to the race.

The candidates for three open seats on the Burlington City Council have a monumental, multi-million dollar task on their hands when they take office in January.

The candidates vying to lead Fort Madison for the next two years each feel they have the vision, attitude and ability to move the city forward.

The McDonough County clerk is asking the city to no longer hold a primary in February of odd-numbered years.

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