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Illinois State Senators

Body camera use concerns Illinois police officers

CHICAGO | State lawmakers crafting legislation that would govern the use of body cameras by police officers got a glimpse Friday of a complicated debate as proponents of the devices in and out of law enforcement raised questions about issues ranging from privacy to cost to public trust.

October 17, 2014 10:15 pm

Senate makes little progress on big issues

It was supposed to be the Illinois Senate’s time to bask in the spotlight.

April 28, 2013 6:00 pm

Lame-duck lawmakers ponder next moves

SPRINGFIELD | The income tax hike may be the talk of the state, but lame-duck lawmakers who voted for the increase believe the time for talk had ended and action needed to be taken.

January 26, 2011 12:00 am

Quinn's win highlights difficult downstate battle

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. | Gov. Pat Quinn may have been elected to a full term as governor, but if results hold, he only managed to win a majority of voters in three out of Illinois' 102 counties.

November 08, 2010 12:00 am

Election doesn't break Democratic hold on Illinois government

SPRINGFIELD | After months of intense campaigning and millions of dollars spent trying to win votes, state government appeared to be awfully familiar after the ballots were counted.

November 07, 2010 12:00 am

Dems fail again on pension funding

SPRINGFIELD | If Illinoisans were hoping things would change in the gridlocked Capitol after the election, Thursday's nonaction in the Senate wasn't a good sign.

November 05, 2010 12:00 am
Brady has no intention of conceding to Quinn

Brady has no intention of conceding to Quinn

SPRINGFIELD - State Sen. Bill Brady says he has no plans to concede the race for governor, despite new figures showing him losing to Gov. Pat Quinn by nearly 20,000 votes.

November 04, 2010 12:18 pm Photos


GOP picks up three congressional seats

CHICAGO |  Republicans have picked up three key congressional seats and two other races are still very close.

November 03, 2010 12:01 am
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