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PI Original
by Aricka Flowers
Tue Mar 18, 2014

LIVE BLOG: The Illinois 2014 Primary Election Is Here

It's Election Day and voters will visit the polls throughout the day to support the candidates they would like to see on the ballots in the November General Election.  

PI Original
by Progress Illinois
Tue Nov 2, 2010

Live Blog: Illinois' Down-Ballot Developments

On Election Day 2010, we're gathering the latest news from some of Illinois' most interesting down-ballot contests.

Quick Hit
by Adam Doster
Wed Oct 13, 2010

Kelly's Plan To Employ Illinoisans

The Employ Illinois Business Program, which offers low-interest loans to both start-up and existing businesses, has been successful by most accounts. Since it was launched in 1998, the state treasurer's office reports (PDF) that $175 million has been deposited, helping jumpstart 200 projects and create 13,000 new jobs in Illinois. Robin Kelly, the Democratic nominee for State Treasurer, wants to ramp it up.