Unable to pass gay marriage, Mayor Rahm elects to undercut Daley’s run for governor instead
Sure, long-term solitary confinement may be torture, but it provides jobs.
Looks like it will take the Republicans to end the war on drugs.
Why did Groupon accept the state of Illinois’ money?
Someone needs to organize an independent slate of candidates for the top offices in Illinois
John Kass apologizes for a press with something to apologize for.
National Democratic Party leaders are urging attorney general Lisa Madigan to run for U.S. Senate next year. Just about everybody else in Illinois is waiting for her to decide.
State rep Julie Hamos was among the first to raise concerns about Tamms supermax prison; now she’s pushing for campaign finance reform. Sounds like she’s running for higher office.
Illinois’ new governor, Pat Quinn, knows politics ain’t beanbag, tho some people do get tossed around.
Six years ago Pat Quinn wanted to double the state income tax to help fund education — now let’s see what he can do.