The contest for Illinois attorney general pits a long-time incumbent against a prosecutor with international experience.
2014 was going to be a banner year for direct democracy in Illinois.
A self-described "politics junkie" said he won't be beholden to anyone if he is elected attorney general in Illinois.
Illinois' pension funds will be getting $100 million in restitution from J.P. Morgan Chase.
Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan said she will not seek the Democratic nomination for governor.
Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan said ahead of the special assembly called by the Governor, pension reform is needed.
The bidding is starting early for Illinois Republicans interested in campaigning for Governor. The issue of who will run was a main topic of conversation during the GOP’s national convention in Tampa. So many Republicans are considering it that at one point during the convention, Pat Brady, Chair of the Illinois GOP, joked about it.
“I do want to thank those of you in the room that aren't running for governor,” Brady cracked.