CHICAGO | Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn and challenger Bruce Rauner both endorse what they call "common sense" in gun laws, but disagree over what that means.
Illinois Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner shakes a supporter's hand at an event where he was endorsed by a group of African American ministers Monday in Chicago. Rauner is running against Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn in the November general election.
SPRINGFIELD | The Libertarian running for Illinois governor recognizes he has little chance of winning the November election, but he could play a significant role in deciding who does.
Chad Grimm, the Illinois Libertarian gubernatorial candidate, speaks with The Associated Press during an interview at the state Capitol in Springfield. On Thursday, Sangamon County Judge Patrick Kelley rejected the Republican Party's attempt to have Grimm struck from the Nov. 4 ballot. His n…
INDIANAPOLIS | Rising income inequality in the U.S. appears to be slowing tax revenue growth in Indiana and other states, according to a new report by the credit rating agency Standard & Poor's.
A woman grieves at her husband's memorial at South Tower Memorial Pool during memorial observances on the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terror attacks on the World Trade Center in New York, Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014. Family and friends of those who died read the names of the nearly 3,000 p…
Good people stop bullying
Long-term forecast gets cold shoulder
UNIVERSITY PARK, Ill. (AP) — Governors State University will officially open its renovated science, health sciences and technology wing this week.
CHICAGO | Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn's administration wants to double down on long-acting birth control methods for the poor in an effort to save taxpayer money on unplanned pregnancies, a strategy that is raising concern among Catholic health care systems.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana tax investigators say they have blocked $78 million in illegitimate income tax refunds from being collected.
INDIANAPOLIS | A federal appeals court upheld Indiana's right-to-work law banning mandatory union fees Tuesday in a split decision delivered just days before another legal challenge is to be heard.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Officials are planning to install a set of security gates at the Indiana Governor's Residence in Indianapolis.
Hold still, Bossy!
CHICAGO | Illinois' high school coaches and athletic directors will be required to take an online concussion training course under a plan Gov. Pat Quinn signed into law Tuesday.
Dysfunction surrounding Glenda Ritz, state board hurts Indiana's children
Gov. Rick Perry makes a statement in Austin, Texas on Saturday concerning the indictment on charges of coercion of a public servant and abuse of his official capacity. Perry is the first Texas governor since 1917 to be indicted.
Whistling in the dark
'Rita's law' could curb corruption
State slinks further into ethics morass
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