SPRINGFIELD -- Voters who don't want to wait until the March 18 primary don't have to.
ILLINOIS -- The deadline to register to vote in the March primary is Tuesday at midnight.
ILLINOIS -- State Treasurer Dan Rutherford will have a long six weeks ahead of him as he tries to battle accusations of sexual harassment and political pressure just weeks before a Republican primary.
ILLINOIS -- Retiring State Representative Naomi Jakobsson is endorsing a candidate in the race for her seat.
ILLINOIS -- Another candidate for Illinois governor is getting some negative press.
ILLINOIS -- There are new developments in a story shaking up the Republican race for governor.
Latest: 5:05 pm, 2/4/14, Tuesday ILLINOIS -- The state worker behind an allegation against Treasurer Dan Rutherford has resigned.
ILLINOIS -- Wednesday, Governor Quinn set his agenda for the next year in Illinois.
ILLINOIS -- A candidate for governor is making a change to a report he filed with the State Board of Elections.
Update: 10:02 am, 1/20/14, Monday CHAMPAIGN -- After stepping down as chair of the Champaign County Republican Party, Habeeb Habeeb says he would like to see Kyle Harrison fill the position.
CHAMPAIGN -- The mayor now has more competition. Joe Petry announced he will run next year.
ILLINOIS -- Gubernatorial candidates are getting ready for the primary.
ILLINOIS -- Counties in the state are preparing for the upcoming primary and general elections.
Update: 10:01 pm, 1/10/14, Friday SPRINGFIELD -- A candidate for governor owns up to his comments.
SPRINGFIELD -- Poverty is also a topic in state politics.
SPRINGFIELD -- Political hopefuls from around the state are gearing up for the March primaries.
SPRINGFIELD -- Chances are you remember commercials from the 2012 congressional race that were pretty disparaging.
SPRINGFIELD -- The candidates vying to become the state's next governor are being thrown a curve-ball.
Update: 6:07 pm, 11/12/13, Tuesday SPRINGFIELD -- For the first time, Governor Quinn's running mate is speaking publicly.
ILLINOIS -- Republican congressional candidate Erika Harold has challenged Republican Rodney Davis to a series of debates.
ILLINOIS -- Illinois Congressman John Shimkus (R) will run for re-election.
SPRINGFIELD -- One candidate for governor is hitting a bit of a bump in the road.
ILLINOIS -- A candidate for Congress is pushing back against what she called the Republican establishment.
SPRINGFIELD -- It's just a few months until the primary election, but it's still not clear which Republicans wanting to be governor have the inside track.
SPRINGFIELD -- With about a year before a big election, a government agency monitoring elections is also closed because of the federal shutdown.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A familiar face will throw his hat into the ring for the Champaign County Board.
URBANA -- Congressman Rodney Davis (R) will run for re-election for the 13th District.
SPRINGFIELD -- Four candidates hope to be the person in charge of the state's money next election.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- New technology could make the voting process easier locally.
SPRINGFIELD -- Secretary of State Jesse White hopes to make history.
SPRINGFIELD -- The state's second in command wants to change her title.
SPRINGFIELD -- Bill Daley (D) is making it official.
SPRINGFIELD -- A state representative hopes to make her mark in Congress.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn is making a number of appearances in all corners of the state this past week, but some say his trips still might not be enough to unite Illinois.
Update: 10:05 pm, 7/14/13, Sunday
SPRINGFIELD -- A candidate who hopes to be our next governor is getting support from someone who used to hold the seat.
SPRINGFIELD -- The pool of candidates for governor is growing.
SPRINGFIELD -- Illinois State Treasurer Dan Rutherford says he's seeking the republican nomination in the 2014 governor's race.
SPRINGFIELD -- Big changes could be on the way for primary elections in Illinois.
URBANA -- It was a rematch with a similar result.
BEMENT -- Some voters were turned away from polling places after they ran out of ballots.
CHAMPAIGN -- Several fresh faces will soon take a seat on the school board.
URBANA -- The spring election is just one week away.
MAROA -- A mayoral race could make history.
SPRINGFIELD -- The push for school safety could change how we vote.
URBANA -- There might not have been many votes, but there were enough to give the mayor a chance to keep her job.
URBANA -- Champaign County Clerk's office is getting ready for Tuesday's primary.
SPRINGFIELD -- It's more than a year-and-a-half away, but politicians around the state are already gearing up for next year's elections.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Thursday was the first day to vote absentee for the February primaries. Booths and tabulators are already set up at the Champaign County clerk's office.
CHAMPAIGN -- A city council member's re-election petition is being challenged.
CLINTON -- The DeWitt County Clerk held a recount for the race which was decided by a coin toss.
SPRINGFIELD -- Candidates running in local races are getting a little extra time to turn in their petitions.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Final election numbers are officially in.
DANVILLE -- If you think the elections are over and done with, think again.
CHAMPAIGN -- The Congressman who's retiring to make way for the new 13th District agrees with John Hartman about his impact on the race.
CHAMPAIGN -- Two days after the election, the battle between David Gill and Rodney Davis is still going strong.
URBANA -- He didn't get a victory Tuesday night, but already a candidate for State Representative may run for a different office.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Some people turn to social media when they want to share something with friends and family, but that can be a problem on Election Day.
CHAMPAIGN -- Election Day is usually pretty hectic, but a new system in Champaign County made some election woes a thing of the past.
URBANA -- Voters aren't the only ones headed to the polls.
CHICAGO -- Perhaps the most important race being watched is the race for the White House.
ILLINOIS -- There are also some high profile races for the General Assembly as well.
URBANA -- Volunteers played a big role leading up to Election Day, but their work isn't finished.
CLEVELAND, OH -- Mitt Romney and his running mate, Paul Ryan focused attention on Ohio.
CHICAGO -- Millions of Americans are casting ballots in an extremely tight Presidential race.
CBS -- Polls show the Presidential race deadlocked on the eve of the election.
DECATUR -- A shuttle service is giving free rides to the polls.
CHAMPAIGN -- Candidates and volunteers are gearing up for the final push before Election Day.
CAMARGO -- A mom and pop shop's final hope is now in the hands of voters.
SPRINGFIELD -- On the national level, there's a ton of campaign cash coming into Illinois from outside sources.
SPRINGFIELD -- With four days to go until Election Day, be prepared to watch the airwaves heat up.
URBANA -- A new early voting center is seeing plenty of business.
URBANA -- There wasn't much bashing during Thursday night's debate if you compare it to what's been on TV in the race for the 13th Congressional district.
CHAMPAIGN -- It was the last time 13th Congressional candidates would "face off" in a debate before the election.
CHAMPAIGN -- Chances are you'll hear a lot of promises at Thursday night's final debate for the 13th Congressional District.
CBS -- Election Day is fast approaching and polls show the Presidential race is as tight as ever.
SPRINGFIELD -- When you head to the polls next month, you're going to see a question asking to change the state constitution.
SPRINGFIELD -- You can't talk about he presidential race without discussing healthcare.
CHAMPAIGN -- Candidates across Central Illinois are getting some last minute face-time with voters.
SPRINGFIELD -- The state did not set aside enough money to cover the cost of the upcoming election.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Teenagers have made their choices known on who should run the country.
Latest: 5:08 pm, 10/22/12, Monday
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- County officials hope record numbers show up for early voting.
CHAMPAIGN -- Most registered voters will hit the booths in three weeks, but some teens are already filling out ballots.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Hundreds of voters might not have their voices heard next month after making a mistake while registering.
SPRINGFIELD -- Illinois Republicans are hoping to win enough seats to take control.
URBANA -- Checking in at the polls just got easier.
DANVILLE, KY -- Vice President Joe Biden and Republican Paul Ryan are getting ready for the first and only Vice Presidential debate.
URBANA -- Some grade-schoolers got an early lesson on the electoral process.
SPRINGFIELD -- If you've been paying attention to ads in the 13th District race, you've probably seen the controversy with all the negative ads.
SPRINGFIELD -- When you head to the polls next month, you'll be asked if you want to make a change to the state constitution.
SPRINGFIELD -- The registration period for voting is over, but there is still a way for those who forgot.
CBS -- In the race for the White House, Mitt Romney takes a slight lead in a new national poll.
SPRINGFIELD -- States around the country are looking at voter ID laws.
URBANA -- You need to prepare to make your voice heard in November.
CHAMPAIGN -- Voters in Central Illinois say they're divided on whom to pick for president after the latest jobs report.
SPRINGFIELD -- A mayor and county board chairman are fighting to win a seat in the Illinois State Senate.
CHAMPAIGN -- Negative campaign ads might be considered politics as usual.
SPRINGFIELD -- Illinois is leaning further toward the president.
CHAMPAIGN -- Students hold panels to discuss issues which could affect them at the polls.