Five Republican candidates who will be on November’s ballots in districts across Illinois will hold a press conference at 4:30 p.m. Thursday to answer the question “What Happens When Conservative Reformers Infiltrate the Springfield Machine?”
The nationwide change in how unions collect fees and dues expected from the U.S. Supreme Court's decision earlier this week in an Illinois case against the state's largest public sector employee union is a win for the Constitution, state Rep. Brad Halbrook (R-Shelbyville) believes.
Republican Mike Marron, who is vying for the Illinois 104th District House seat, is focusing his campaign on looking toward the state's future and is hoping his optimistic outlook for Illinois will resonate with voters.
If Rep. David McSweeney (R-Barrington Hills) has his way, former radical and terrorist, longtime fugitive and convicted murderer James William Kilgore will never again teach at the University of Illinois.
Researchers from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign’s (UIUC) have won a $4 million grant from the National Science Foundation to establish a computational node to develop nanomanufacturing simulation tools, according to a release from the university.
While state lawmakers ended a two-year budget impasse, the measures adopted by the Illinois Legislature will not fix the state's fiscal mess, an analyst who co-wrote a paper that places the state 49th in long-run solvency told the Sangamon Sun.