Some lawmakers support equal ed funding
ILLINOIS -- Thousands of parents, teachers and students rallied at the Capitol for a fair and …
Lawmakers consider budget vote "underhanded"
ILLINOIS -- Some lawmakers are calling Wednesday night's budget bill a "surprise."
Beagle Freedom Bill seeks better life for research animals
Update: 4:30 pm, 5/25/16, Wednesday UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Some UI researchers are upset with a …
Bill to change statute of limitations on sexual assault
ILLINOIS -- Currently, if a child is sexually assaulted, he or she has until the age of 38 to come …
Lawmakers support synthetics ban; governor's turn
ILLINOIS -- A measure to reduce the bath salt epidemic heads to the governor's desk.
Legal aides for teens
ILLINOIS -- A new measure to eliminate false confessions and protect young teens is underway in the…
Workers fighting for "basics"
ILLINOIS -- The fight is not over for home and childcare workers.
Energy employees call for job security
SPRINGFIELD -- Thousands of nuclear power employees from across the state showed up at the Capitol …
No consensus on automatic voter registration
ILLINOIS -- Election officials are concerned about a bill gaining traction in the statehouse.
State enters final week to pass budgets
ILLINOIS -- This is the final week of regular session and the time is ticking.
Group calls on lawmakers to fund ed bill
ILLINOIS -- Time is running out to pass a school funding bill before the end of the season.
Proposal provides police with EpiPens
ILLINOIS -- Police officers carry guns, handcuffs and pepper spray.