ILLINOIS -- How students are punished could soon change.
SPRINGFIELD -- Critics say "no" to a tax increase on fuel. They say it wouldn't just dig into customers' pockets, but hurt businesses as well.
SPRINGFIELD -- Law enforcement could soon track those who violate restraining orders just by hitting a switch.
ILLINOIS -- Ticket quotas could soon be a thing of the past.
ILLINOIS -- Remember how high heating costs were this winter?
ILLINOIS -- If you're not already saving for retirement, some lawmakers want to help you get the ball rolling.
ILLINOIS -- On the heels of equal pay for women, Illinois' lawmakers are focusing on the rights of expectant mothers in the workplace.
ILLINOIS -- School districts are in desperate need of teachers and retirees are being asked to step back into the classroom.
ILLINOIS -- Lawmakers are proposing a way to help inmates further their education and their futures.
ILLINOIS -- The push to force home builders to add fire sprinkler systems, could be put off yet again.
ILLINOIS -- State and federal lawmakers want changes to how disaster relief aid is handed out.
SPRINGFIELD -- One lawmaker wants to ground some planes used by state leaders.
ILLINOIS -- Amtrak could add more destinations in Central Illinois.
ILLINOIS -- Charter school advocates were loud and proud at the Capitol Tuesday.
ILLINOIS -- Politicians in the state have a lot of work to do to gain the trust of residents.
ILLINOIS -- Lawmakers want to shed more light on the state's high school sports association.
ILLINOIS -- Hunters could catch a break if an NRA lobbyist gets his way.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Supporters kicked off Autism Awareness Day with a message to state lawmakers.
SPRINGFIELD -- The last time you bought a car in Illinois, you didn't do business on a Sunday.
Update: 5:35 pm, 3/27/14, Thursday SPRINGFIELD -- Hundreds of union workers from all over the state showed up at the Capitol.
ILLINOIS -- The NCAA's Big Ten could soon become the Big 13 if a Senate proposal adds a third state university to the twelve team conference.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Some over-the-counter drugs are used to make methamphetamine. Now, a new bill on the Senate floor could make it harder to buy allergy medicine.
ILLINOIS -- Former Illinois State Representative Keith Farnham is being investigated for child pornography.
Update: 10:42 pm, 3/22/14, Saturday ILLINOIS -- When a couple gets divorced, the dispute over who gets the kids and when, can turn ugly.
ILLINOIS -- A plan to increase the minimum wage is moving forward.
SPRINGFIELD -- Families torn apart by our country's immigration policies are calling on lawmakers to change them.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- The race is on for the 103rd District seat.
ILLINOIS -- School districts could face more challenges if lawmakers pass deep budget cuts.
SAN DIEGO, CA -- A state lawmaker hopes to ban orca shows from SeaWorld San Diego.
URBANA -- The Champaign County Humane Society posted on its Facebook page information about the Humane Care for Animals Act.
ILLINOIS -- A loophole some sex offenders are jumping through could soon be closed.
SPRINGFIELD -- Ash Wednesday is when Christians get the sign of the cross marked on their foreheads with ashes.
ILLINOIS -- Hundreds of workers made their voices heard Wednesday.
ILLINOIS -- Lawmakers are honoring a police officer who was killed in the line of duty.
SPRINGFIELD -- Lawmakers say figuring out next year's budget is going to be their biggest challenge this spring.
NATIONAL -- A massive bill to help veterans was introduced on the Senate floor Tuesday.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- About a dozen cities in the state are teaming up to try to get more done in Springfield.
SPRINGFIELD -- One tool police can use when they need to catch a criminal is electronic surveillance. But, there's a new push to make sure it's only happening when it needs to.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Methamphetamine continues to a major problem, especially in Central Illinois. So, there's a new push to help cut down on product.
ILLINOIS -- The proposed minimum wage raise could end up costing students at state universities.
ILLINOIS -- It actually costs an Illinois' athlete if they win an Olympic medal.
ILLINOIS -- A measure has been endorsed by a House committee.
ILLINOIS -- The deadline to register to vote in the March primary is Tuesday at midnight.
ILLINOIS -- There's a push to crack down on people using over-the-counter medication to make illegal drugs.
ILLINOIS -- A new idea could keep 911 calls private. Currently, anyone can access the recordings through the Freedom of Information Act.
SPRINGFIELD -- As the General Assembly gets back in the swing of things, many lawmakers want to make changes to the state's concealed-carry law.
ILLINOIS -- Lawmakers are looking to ease the rules when it comes to driving under the influence of marijuana.
SPRINGFIELD -- When you walk through the Capitol, you can get a history lesson on our state.
SPRINGFIELD -- If you've been on the roads, you've seen potholes and cracks.
ILLINOIS -- Could your lawmaker be a drug user?