SPRINGFIELD -- Judge says law intended to fix the pension crisis violates the state Constitution.
ILLINOIS -- Some city leaders from across the state were at the Capitol Wednesday.
Latest: 10:01 pm ILLINOIS -- Lawmakers are back to possibly vote on issues including the minimum wage, but others say, not so fast.
Latest: 4:42 pm, 11/19/14, Wednesday ILLINOIS -- The state has a new treasurer. Senator Mike Frerichs has been named winner in that contest.
ILLINOIS -- State lawmakers are some of the highest paid in the country, and in the midst of a fiscal crisis, critics say legislators should look at their own salaries.
ILLINOIS -- Governor-elect Bruce Rauner is asking for help shaking up Springfield.
ILLINOIS -- You can now bid on hundreds of pieces of unclaimed property.
Update: 6:05 pm, 11/18/14, Tuesday ILLINOIS -- Governor Quinn doesn't want you paying for his portrait.
Update: 6:03 pm, 11/18/14, Tuesday ILLINOIS -- Hundreds of people packed the Capitol Rotunda to help change the state's education reform system.
Rauner-Sanguinetti Announce Transition Website
SPRINGFIELD -- Within months, patients will be able to legally use medicinal marijuana.
Sen. Dale Righter (R-55th) stopped by the Morning Show to talk Veto Session
ILLINOIS -- Huge amounts of student debt are adding up for an age group you wouldn't expect.
ILLINOIS -- When state lawmakers return for veto session next week, it could be the last chance for several bills, including one involving local fire departments.
ILLINOIS -- After voters overwhelmingly supported a minimum wage increase, advocates call on lawmakers to move on minimum wage when they return.
Update: 10:06 pm SPRINGFIELD -- A large crowd gathered to not only hear, but see, the governor-elect Friday.
ILLINOIS -- Governor-elect Bruce Rauner made his first trip to Springfield with his new title.
ILLINOIS -- With a Republican headed to the governor’s office, the state could see shifts in several policies including state pensions.
ILLINOIS -- Governor-elect Bruce Rauner added some familiar faces to his transition committee Thursday.
ILLINOIS -- Lawmakers will soon head back to Springfield for the fall veto session.
ILLINOIS -- Small business owners say the election of CEO Bruce Rauner is a turning point for Illinois.
ILLINOIS -- Candidates raise millions for elections, but where does it go and who’s watching?
SPRINGFIELD -- Representative Raymond Poe will undergo an adult stem cell transplant in Texas.
ILLINOIS -- Even though storm damage in Shelby and Macon counties may not cost as much as others, the state is trying to help.
SPRINGFIELD -- It was a different kind of hearing at the Illinois Supreme Court Tuesday. A singer with a family connection to the state's highest court helped rededicate the historic landmark.
ILLINOIS -- With just a month left until the election, a new survey shows candidates normally holding an edge because of their office, may have something to worry about.
ILLINOIS -- Lawmakers must find a way to pay back millions of dollars to employees in five state agencies.
ILLINOIS -- It's not been easy for the state to sell planes once used by lawmakers. There have been a few bidders and only two of nine have been sold.
ILLINOIS -- Cyber crime has reached all-time highs, but are people doing all they can to protect themselves?
Update: 5:33 pm, 9/29/14, Monday SPRINGFIELD -- There's more debate over how the state should pay for education giving each school a more equal share.
ILLINOIS -- The Land of Lincoln ranks as one of the top five states in spending on TV ads for state races.
ILLINOIS -- “Business friendly" may not describe the Land of Lincoln after it ranks second from last in a new study.
ILLINOIS -- A Democratically-supported bill which could change education funding in the state is getting opposition from its own party.
ILLINOIS -- A big election issue this year is what to do about the state's minimum wage.
ILLINOIS -- More than 150,000 veterans in the country are homeless.
SPRINGFIELD -- Times are changing for business owners. The push to go green is more popular and saving money could be the biggest reason why.
ILLINOIS -- On the election front, gubernatorial candidates have debated a number of issues over the summer.
ILLINOIS -- If you're looking to start your own medical marijuana business, your time is up.
ILLINOIS -- This year's governor's race is now asking, who's more ethical? Each candidate has released ads this month painting the other as corrupt.
ILLINOIS -- The rising popularity of organic farming means more concerns over chemicals.
ILLINOIS -- On average, women still make almost a third less than men for the same job. That difference could be holding our economy back.
ILLINOIS -- Governor Quinn can't seem to get away from the scandal involving fired state workers.
ILLINOIS -- The medical marijuana law is now part of the race for governor.
SPRINGFIELD -- Lincoln's Tomb is once again getting a pricey facelift.
ILLINOIS -- The sexual harassment case against Treasurer Dan Rutherford is heating up again.
ILLINOIS -- The state may not release the names of companies seeking to grow and sell medical marijuana.
ILLINOIS -- Farmers say a proposed federal regulation could strangle their livelihoods.
ILLINOIS -- Years of ignoring the pension problem has put Illinois at the bottom of the list.
ILLINOIS -- A camera could help catch those who abuse the most vulnerable.
SPRINGFIELD -- Illinois is the first state to recognize all three levels of stroke care.