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.

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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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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New Illinois governor uses own money to hike staff salaries

SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Illinois’ incoming billionaire governor has announced plans to use his own money.

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.

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State proposes regulations on hemp crops

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — Illinois farmers are one step closer to growing hemp. The.

GUEST EDITORIAL: Pensions keep Illinois in fiscal turmoil

Goodbye to Illinois’ $130 billion pension hole. Now it’s $133 billion. And getting deeper. Sometimes.

Fight for $15 debate
OP-ED: Two wrongs don’t make a right in ‘Fight for $15’ debate

The “Fight for $15” an hour is back in Illinois, although it’s not likely to.

Libertarian gubernatorial candidate Kash Jackson
EDITORIAL: Jackson is the only proper choice among toxic opposition in gubernatorial race

For months since the March 20 gubernatorial primary, we’ve seen nothing more than political ads.