Illinois

Chicago Teachers Union group’s trip to Venezuela, praise of socialist leader slammed as ‘propaganda tour’

The recent trip to Venezuela by a group calling itself a Chicago Teachers Union delegation has upset some union members… READ MORE

Illinois Nixes Family Planning Money After Trump ‘Gag Rule’

Gov. J.B. Pritzker says Illinois will not use federal family planning funds as long as Republican President Donald Trump’s administration… READ MORE

State. Sen. Sandoval Apologizes For Mock Trump Assassination Photos At Fundraiser

CHICAGO (CBS) — An Illinois state senator apologized Sunday night after controversial photos surfaced from a local fundraiser. The photos,… READ MORE

Illinois moves to disbar former Gov. Rod Blagojevich as Trump mulls commuting sentence

Illinois officials are seeking to disbar former Gov. Rod Blagojevich as he waits in a federal prison in Colorado for… READ MORE

Chicago mayor slams Ivanka Trump’s ‘nonsense tweets’ about city’s gun violence

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot (D) lit into White House senior adviser Ivanka Trump on Tuesday for a pair of tweets… READ MORE

Hot mic picks up Mayor Lori Lightfoot calling Chicago police union vice president an ‘FOP clown’

A hot mic captured Mayor Lori Lightfoot calling a Fraternal Order of Police vice president an “FOP clown” during Wednesday’s… READ MORE

‘Jihad Squad’ meme removed after Illinois GOP shares mock poster on Facebook

Leaders of the Illinois Republican Party released a Facebook posting depicting the four House minority freshman Democrats in a movie-type… READ MORE

ILL Gov. Pritzker signs recreational marijuana bill

CHICAGO — Gov. J.B. Pritzker has signed the recreational marijuana bill into law, making Illinois the eleventh state to legalize… READ MORE

Chicago experiences most violent weekend of 2019: 52 shot, 10 killed

With the national homicide rate hovering near historic lows, Chicago’s police chief on Monday decried a “despicable level of violence”… READ MORE

Illinois Senate approves legalizing sports betting, gambling expansion and funding for nearly $45 billion capital construction plan

The Illinois General Assembly adjourned its spring session Sunday and delivered first-term Democratic Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s “think big” agenda as… READ MORE

ILLINOIS STATE REP. AVERY BOURNE GIVES PASSIONATE PRO-LIFE SPEECH WHILE PREGNANT

Illinois Republican State Rep. Avery Bourne delivered an impassioned plea for unborn children just before the state house passed one… READ MORE

Former prosecutor Lori Lightfoot becomes first black female, openly gay Chicago mayor

Chicago will swear in its first black female and first openly gay mayor Monday, concluding Lori Lightfoot’s astonishing, yearlong rise… READ MORE

Illinois Senate moves Gov. Pritzker’s graduated income tax plan forward; measure now goes to the House

Democrats in the Illinois Senate used their supermajority to push forward legislation Wednesday paving the way for a graduated-rate state… READ MORE

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