Tuesday’s primary features a number of key Democratic battles for the state House and Senate. These races will go a long way to determine how
much of a voice progressives have in Springfield, at a time of
significant and continued budget cuts.
Two Chicago-based candidates, both backed by political heavy hitters,
are vying for a seat in the Illinois House of Representatives. Here's a closer look at the race.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has endorsed another candidate in the upcoming March primary election, this time in the 26th district for state representative.