ILLINOIS -- The VA’S Veterans’ Choice Program has left some veterans not much choice at all when it comes to health care.
ILLINOIS -- Each day in the U.S., more than nine people are killed and 1,500 are hurt from distracted drivers.
ILLINOIS -- Some lawmakers are trying to protect your opinion as part of a new proposal at the statehouse.
SPRINGFIELD -- Democratic Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth stopped in town Tuesday.
ILLINOIS -- While millions are calling a new law in Indiana a big mistake, there was unanimous support for a similar law passed in Illinois almost twenty years ago.
Update: 4:45 pm, 3/30/15, Monday ILLINOIS -- State Senator Darin LaHood (R) officially announced his candidacy for U.S. Congress Monday.
ILLINOIS -- Harsher penalties could be on the way for employers who don't pay their workers.
ILLINOIS -- A proposal to add test scores to MAP Grant eligibility has some students fearful.
ILLINOIS -- A bill making its way through the legislature would keep underage drinkers from getting in trouble.
ILLINOIS -- Man's best friend could soon help witnesses take the stand.
INDIANA -- A law passed in Indiana this week could make it easier for religious conservatives to refuse gay couples.
ILLINOIS -- Lawmakers are trying to make a difficult diagnosis easier for parents to understand.
ILLINOIS -- After months of negotiating, lawmakers came to an agreement on fixing this year's budget.
ILLINOIS -- Most universities have already booked their commencement speakers, but in the future, they may have to foot the bill on that.
ILLINOIS -- A representative is trying to stop voter fraud with a new bill.
ILLINOIS -- High school could soon help students enter the workforce faster than college.
Update: 6:07 pm, 3/25/15, Wednesday ILLINOIS -- Recently, heroin has become an even bigger problem than normal.
ILLINOIS -- Lawmakers are trying to make it easier for people with food allergies to go out to eat.
ILLINOIS -- A new poll shows voters are less likely to believe Illinois can solve its budget problems simply by cutting waste.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Cuts to the University of Illinois continue to be discussed at the Capitol.
ILLINOIS -- Illinois is one of ten states which doesn't require civics education in high school, but it could soon change.
ILLINOIS – Patience is wearing thin after more than a month has passed since Bruce Rauner and state lawmakers promised a quick resolution to the state’s $1.6 billion shortfall.
ILLINOIS -- Changes to the way school districts spend education funding could go to teachers, textbooks or classroom materials.
ILLINOIS -- Some state workers are suing to end mandatory union dues.
ILLINOIS -- Homeowners around the state could lose money down the drain, literally.
ILLINOIS -- Living life as one gender, but being buried as another is the reality for some transgendered people.
ILLINOIS -- Families spend thousands on diapers and baby wipes each year.
ILLINOIS -- More than 200,000 people in the state are living with some form of Alzheimer's disease.
ILLINOIS – Lawmakers have a proposal to create 32,000 new jobs while making Illinois greener.
ILLINOIS -- State workers drive thousands of cars owned by the state.
Latest: 5:25 pm, 3/19/15, Thursday ILLINOIS -- U.S. Representative Aaron Schock (R) is resigning from Congress.
ILLINOIS -- Hunters are allowed to track coyotes year-round because there are so many of them through the state.
ILLINOIS -- Tuition discounts for university employees could be a thing of the past.
ILLINOIS -- The CDC says prescription drug abuse is a national epidemic.
Update: 4:00 pm, 3/18/15, Wednesday ILLINOIS -- A bill to protect water supplies from contamination is progressing at the statehouse.
ILLINOIS – Rising Illinois Congressman resigns amidst numerous questions and probe into his lavish lifestyles.
ILLINOIS -- Hospitals are supposed to help, but doctors and healthcare providers can refuse to help someone based on religious beliefs.
ILLINOIS -- If you don't have paid sick days at work, it could soon change.
Leaders of rural communities downstate call the proposed cuts in local aid in the Bruce Rauner budget 'dangerous.'
ILLINOIS -- More training could be on the way for police officers and deputies.
ILLINOIS -- It's not always easy being a truck driver.
Latest: 4:17 pm, 3/16/15, Monday ILLINOIS -- County fairs around the state could be in trouble.
ILLINOIS -- Governor Bruce Rauner wants universities to drastically slash their budgets.
ILLINOIS -- Some former military leaders say high school grads don't have skills needed to serve in the military.
CLINTON -- A power plant here and in two other cities are in danger of closing, so some lawmakers are trying to save them.
SPRINGFIELD -- Some lawmakers are trying to get young people interested in law enforcement by reaching out to minority students.
SPRINGFIELD -- Right now, school boards aren't technically supposed to talk about improving school security in closed session.
ILLINOIS -- Recidivism is at a high rate. Half of offenders, do it again.
ILLINOIS- The latest deficit in this year’s budget could soon have the state’s prison operations in lock up.
ILLINOIS -- Hundreds of families could be impacted by budget cuts to autism programs all across the state.