Darren Bailey
Bailey fears state government won’t keep spending in check

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — Newly sworn-in state Rep. Darren Bailey is fearing his suspicions about.

Keith Wheeler
Wheeler named assistant House GOP leader

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — Veteran lawmaker Keith Wheeler (R-Oswego) has been appointed as an assistant.

JB Pritzker
Pritzker signs pay-raise law for cabinet members

SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Gov. J.B. Pritzker has signed a law allowing him to pay 15.

JB Pritzker
Pritzker orders immediate jobs study for emerging industries in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — Illinois’ new governor wants to have a road map, by.

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Trump blocks Pelosi trip as tensions mount over U.S. government shutdown

WASHINGTON (Reuters) — President Donald Trump’s conflict with Democrats over a partial U.S. government shutdown.

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Democrats celebrate crop of new governors who took GOP seats

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Democrats are celebrating capturing governor’s offices in seven states previously led.

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Polls: Majority oppose border wall, blame Donald Trump for shutdown

WASHINGTON (UPI) — The majority of Americans oppose additional funding for the border wall along.

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Lawmakers again elect Madigan as House Speaker

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — For the 18th time in the past 36 years, members of.

JB Pritzker
Pritzker seeks higher salaries to attract top cabinet talent

SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Illinois lawmakers on Monday backed initiatives pushed by Gov.-elect J.B. Pritzker, including.

Pat Roberts
Kansas Sen. Roberts announces retirement in 2020

WASHINGTON (UPI) — Longtime Republican Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts said Friday he will not seek.