A Republican looking to fill the seat vacated by retiring Representative Naomi Jakobsson is Kristin Williamson.
ILLINOIS -- A Democratically-supported bill which could change education funding in the state is getting opposition from its own party.
ILLINOIS -- Republican Bruce Rauner's campaign for governor could be hitting a roadblock in the final stretch.
Update: 9:10 pm ILLINOIS -- Bruce Rauner got a campaign lift from one of the Republican Party's biggest stars.
CHAMPAIGN -- Bruce Rauner made a campaign visit.
CHAMPAIGN -- Business leaders are looking to Republicans to help get the state back on track. To help you make your decision, WCIA-3 hosted a live debate Monday night with three candidates for governor.
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.
Latest: 5:05 pm, 2/4/14, Tuesday ILLINOIS -- The state worker behind an allegation against Treasurer Dan Rutherford has resigned.
ILLINOIS -- A candidate for governor is making a change to a report he filed with the State Board of Elections.
SPRINGFIELD -- There are still several months before same-sex couples can legally get married in Illinois, but a Republican state senator is looking to stop it.
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.
SPRINGFIELD -- In politics, the most important issue can be a "matter of opinion."
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 -- The state's top republicans are in the Capitol City to celebrate Republican Day at the State Fair.
SPRINGFIELD -- You could call it the first bombshell in the race for governor.
DECATUR -- Another republican is vying for the Illinois governor's seat. State Senator Kirk Dillard announced his run for governor in Decatur Monday.
SPRINGFIELD -- Bill Brady is taking another shot at the governor's seat.
SPRINGFIELD -- The chairman of the Illinois Republican party is stepping down.
CLINTON -- A state senator is trying to cover more ground in his district.
SPRINGFIELD -- The chairman of the Illinois Republican Party will learn Saturday whether he'll have a job.
SPRINGFIELD -- A man with a familiar name may run for governor.
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- After four years in office, Ray LaHood announced Tuesday, he's retiring from his post as Transportation Secretary.
DANVILLE -- Republicans in Illinois are looking to 20-14 after taking a beating in last week's election.
JACKSONVILLE -- Representative Jim Watson (R) is stepping down from his seat after more than a decade in office.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- The election may have changed the numbers a little, but the new Champaign County Board will remain in democratic hands.
CHAMPAIGN -- Republicans and democrats are adjusting their game plans.
URBANA -- Democratic and Republican volunteers spent the day passing out pamphlets and putting up signs.
CHAMPAIGN -- Republican Presidential candidate, Mitt Romney, made his first official speech Thursday and millions tuned in to watch it, including college students.
TAMPA, FL -- Republicans officially opened their national convention in Tampa Monday, but that's all they did.
SPRINGFIELD -- Republican state leaders are reacting to the Supreme Court's ruling upholding the Affordable Care Act.
MATTOON -- Council members voted to fire the city's administrator after a scandal surrounding a land sale.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Tonight, Champaign County Republican leaders will pick their party's nominee for Circuit Court Clerk.
Champaign County Clerk, Gordy Hulten, tells us what happens next if long-time congressman, Tim Johnson, retires.
WCIA 3 News caught up with Hulten at Stratton Elementary School. He was there to help Stratton Elementary School students hold their first election for their new micro-society.
So many key races on the ballot tonight, but the one which will catch the country's attention, the race for the White House.
Update: 4:04 pm
Presidential candidate Mitt Romney made his way to the Capitol City just a day before the Illinois primaries.