The four men seeking the Republican nomination for Illinois governor held their final scheduled downstate debate Tuesday night, February 18, in Springfield.
A man who says he was a victim of sexual harassment by Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford has submitted a letter of resignation.
Illinois legislators will return to Springfield this week. It will be their first meeting this year.
Illinois will see its budget deficit grow despite the recently-passed pension law.
Money will likely be tight for politicians crafting Illinois’ next budget, despite a pension law that's supposed to save $160 billion.