A series of tweets (that were deleted later) has the Democratic governor of Illinois in trouble with the Jewish community today.
Illinois is trying to implement a new soda tax in the face of evidence that soda taxes don't work.
Mike Ditka is one of the best known names in football.
State Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie (D-Ill.) is trying to make gay union legalization an economic debate. The second-ranking House Democrat released a letter Saturday pressing Illinois lawmakers to support a same-sex merger.