Illinois is one step closer
to legalizing medical marijuana, thanks to a 35-21 vote by the
Illinois Senate Friday.
Illinois GOP Party Chief Pat Brady resigned Tuesday.
State Rep. Ed Sullivan Jr. (R-Mundelein) announced Sunday that he would support Illinois same-sex marriage legislation.
Approximately 40 people held a prayer vigil outside the Springfield
office of U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock (R, IL-18) yesterday, urging the
congressman to support immigration reform.
Millionaire venture capitalist Bruce Rauner has raised $1.3 million
since his March 5 announcement that he is considering a possible run in the 2014 gubernatorial race.
In what would be his first run for public office, millionaire venture
capitalist Bruce Rauner announced Tuesday he could be a Republican
candidate in the 2014 gubernatorial race.
The Illinois House is finally meeting on concealed carry legislation.
A package of short-term spending measures, HB190, was signed into law by Gov. Pat Quinn Thursday, giving Illinois road construction a $675 million boost this spring.
Christine Radogno has retained her seat as the head of the Illinois Senate's Republican party for another two years.