SPRINGFIELD -- A new audit finds more than $20 million in state tax may have been misused.
Latest: 10:06 pm, 2/16/14, Sunday ILLINOIS -- The state is planning to roll out a major Medicaid overhaul this year, but some healthcare providers say it's all happening too fast.
ILLINOIS -- The Illinois horse racing industry is breathing a sigh of relief after Governor Quinn signed a law extending online betting Wednesday.
SPRINGFIELD -- Many workers support one of Governor Quinn's new proposals.
Update: 6:05 pm ILLINOIS -- Governor Pat Quinn's critics are saying his camp is looking at Illinois with rose-colored glasses.
Update: 6:04 pm ILLINOIS -- Governor Quinn delivered his annual State of the State address Wednesday morning and talked a lot about education.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Pat Quinn is in Washington, D.C. attending the first meeting on Climate Preparedness and Resilience.
SPRINGFIELD -- Now that Governor Pat Quinn has signed a pension reform bill into law, a coalition of labor unions and other organizations are preparing to file suit.
CHICAGO -- Governor Quinn signed the Pension Reform Bill into law in a private ceremony Thursday afternoon.
SPRINGFIELD -- Even though lawmakers passed pension reform, the fight is far from over.
Latest: 10:03 pm CHICAGO -- It's official. Illinois is now the 16th state to legalize same-sex marriage.
ILLINOIS -- Governor Quinn has declared seven counties as disaster areas. They include Champaign, Grundy, Lasalle, Massac, Tazewell, Washington and Woodford.
SPRINGFIELD -- Your income taxes are set to go down in 2015, but the problem is, state finances haven't improved since the tax went up. So, will the tax hike become permanent?
Update: 6:07 pm, 11/12/13, Tuesday SPRINGFIELD -- For the first time, Governor Quinn's running mate is speaking publicly.
SPRINGFIELD -- The bill allowing same-sex couple to marry in Illinois is now sitting on Governor Quinn's desk.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn is calling on lawmakers to approve millions of dollars in supplemental funding for this year.
DECATUR -- ADM wants millions of dollars in tax breaks to stay in the state, but taxpayers say that's not fair.
ILLINOIS -- The governor has a big decision to make. He's been asked to pardon Randy Steidl.
URBANA -- Governor Pat Quinn stopped by the area to announce millions of dollars worth of new funding as part of a program to fix roads and bring news jobs to the area.
Update: 4:08 pm URBANA -- $400-million. That's how much the state has given to local road projects the past four years.
SPRINGFIELD -- Each time Governor Quinn talks to reporters, you are bound to hear something about pension reform.
Update: 8:35 pm SPRINGFIELD -- Chicago city leaders say they do not need the state's help to stop the violence.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn says the rates of healthcare plans are about 25 percent cheaper than the federal government predicted.
SPRINGFIELD -- One state lawmaker wants to force the governor to spend more time in Sangamon County.
SPRINGFIELD -- There could be a ruling next week on a lawsuit over Governor Pat Quinn's decision to stop lawmakers' pay.
SPRINGFIELD -- Minimum wage workers in Illinois say they deserve to make more money. Governor Quinn agrees.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn is making a push to get some workers more pay.
VILLA GROVE -- People and businesses who took a hit from April floods have until August 8 to get financial aid.
SPRINGFIELD -- Lawmakers hoping to get their paychecks back are out of luck, for the time being.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn signed a bill into law today involving several economic development projects across the state.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn is being called on to resolve the state's pension crisis.
Update: 10:04 pm, 7/13/13, Saturday
SPRINGFIELD -- More people are visiting our state and that means more money is flowing into our economy.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn is warning lawmakers they will pay for not getting a pension reform measure on his desk this week.
Update: 4:49 pm
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn is bringing down the hammer on lawmakers this week.
SPRINGFIELD -- Concealed-carry is finally on the books, but some lawmaker say it's still not perfect.
SPRINGFIELD -- Illinois is joining the rest of the country in allowing people to carry loaded guns in public, but Governor Quinn isn't happy about the fine print.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Pat Quinn was invited to testify before a conference committee dealing with pension reform, but he sent a delegate to speak on his behalf instead.
SPRINGFIELD -- It's more than a year away, but already the 2014 governor's race is starting to shape up.
SPRINGFIELD -- Lawmakers are starting to hash out a new plan for fixing public pensions.
SPRINGFIELD -- The clock is ticking on concealed-carry, so lawmakers are calling on Governor Quinn to make a move.
SPRINGFIELD -- Illinois' lawmakers reconvene in the Capitol City Wednesday to debate the state's $97 billion pension crisis.
SPRINGFIELD -- Grocery shoppers could boost more than their health by buying locally-grown fruits and vegetables.
SPRINGFIELD -- The governor has a new plan on pension reform; skip the leaders and let the General Assembly figure it out.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn finally met with both leaders of the General Assembly Monday.
SPRINGFIELD -- Some are calling it a political game.
SPRINGFIELD -- Critics say Governor Quinn isn't doing a good enough job as a leader, but some experts say it might not all be his fault.
SPRINGFIELD -- The governor announced Thursday the state will spend more than $10 million on road projects in Central Illinois.
SPRINGFIELD -- The state could further limit places where child sex offenders can visit if Governor Quinn signs the latest legislation into law.
SPRINGFIELD -- Lawmakers will have a sudden stop to their summer break when Governor Quinn calls them back to town to take care of business they haven't finished during the past few months.
SPRINGFIELD -- Quinn: "Here we go again." The Governor has called for a Special Session June 19.
SPRINGFIELD -- The governor will get an extra month to decide what to do with concealed-carry.
SPRINGFIELD -- There are just a few days left before our state has to have a concealed-carry law on the books.
SPRINGFIELD -- Illinois State Treasurer Dan Rutherford says he's seeking the republican nomination in the 2014 governor's race.
URBANA -- A state bill to limit police use of drones is waiting for the governor's approval.
SPRINGFIELD -- Concealed-carry may soon be a law in Illinois.
PARK RIDGE -- People around the country paid tribute to America's fallen soldiers Monday.
SPRINGFIELD -- Lawmakers are still at odds for a concealed-carry law in Illinois.
SPRINGFIELD -- The pressure's on for lawmakers to pass pension reform.
SPRINGFIELD -- One state leader is changing his stance on concealed-carry.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn wants to hire more workers for the Department of Corrections, but critics say his request comes at a bad time.
SPRINGFIELD -- A bill banning tanning for teens is making its way to Governor Quinn.
SPRINGFIELD -- Former President Bill Clinton is getting in on the same-sex marriage debate in Illinois.
SPRINGFIELD -- Republicans at the Statehouse are fired up about a recent appointment by the governor.
SPRINGFIELD -- A bill allowing some 17-year olds to vote is heading to the governor.
SPRINGFIELD -- A watchdog group gives Governor Quinn's proposed state budget a stamp of approval.
SPRINGFIELD -- Over the past week, the major focus at the Capitol has been pension reform.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn is pushing for lawmakers to act on pension reform.
SPRINGFIELD -- Thursday, Governor Pat Quinn asked President Obama to declare eleven counties major disaster areas as a result of storms, heavy rainfall and flooding which hit the state last month.
ILLINOIS -- The state will invest over $1 million to renovate the Education Building at the University of Illinois.
SPRINGFIELD -- Lawmakers hope a major change to a statewide gaming proposal gives it new life.
ILLINOIS -- More than 40 counties statewide have been declared disaster areas.
VILLA GROVE -- More than 20" of rain seeped into the basement of Darren Wright and Karen Scott.
PEORIA -- Governor Quinn spent Friday touring flooded parts of the state.
SPRINGFIELD -- Illinois Governor Pat Quinn says the state is on alert for any potential fallout from the attack in Boston.
SPRINGFIELD -- Another budget battle is heating up at the Capitol.
SPRINGFIELD -- What's life like outside of an institution?
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn is used to answering some pretty tough questions at new conferences, but Wednesday, it wasn't the usual group asking questions.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn throws a new idea into the debate over concealed-carry.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn is working to toughen gun control laws and now he's getting help from religious leaders.
SPRINGFIELD -- A new law is shaking up union rights in the state.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn is getting some heat for his plan to help pay off Illinois' old bills.
SPRINGFIELD -- School districts statewide are looking for ways to overcome major cuts in next year's budget.
Update: 4:01 pm, 4/3/13, Wednesday
CHICAGO -- Governor Pat Quinn left for Mexico Wednesday.
SPRINGFIELD -- Lawmakers are still on spring break, and they're probably cooling off from what's been a heated couple of weeks.
SPRINGFIELD -- The Downstate Illinois Innocence Project has done it again.
URBANA -- The victim of a recent car crash met face-to-face with his rescuer Thursday.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn weighs in on the pension reform debate with a major demand.
SPRINGFIELD -- More and more students are getting a nutritious breakfast before school.
SPRINGFIELD -- The number of people out of work is up.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn is taking charge in the fight against youth violence.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn wants to take the state's concealed-carry ban to the U.S. Supreme Court.
VILLA GROVE -- The school district is the latest to consider cutting teachers and programs.
ILLINOIS -- Business leaders are saying "no" to a possible increase in minimum wage.
SPRINGFIELD -- Next year's state budget aims to reign in spending to help pay off old bills.
DWIGHT -- The Dwight Correctional Center is set to close at the end of the month.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn is proposing a new plan to chip away at the state's mountain of unpaid bills.
SPRINGFIELD -- Last month, WCIA-3 News joined with the Better Government Association to take a closer look at state boards and commissions.
SPRINGFIELD -- The state has had a stack of IOU's for years.
SPRINGFIELD -- Lawmakers have been quick to react to the governor's proposed budget, and just as fast when it comes to laying blame.
SPRINGFIELD -- Lawmakers will have to do some hard things to avoid a nasty state budget next year according to the governor.