Monique Garcia

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Three candidates running in the Illinois Democratic governor primary filed their election paperwork Monday, vying for the first spot on the March ballot. Billionaire...
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The U.S. Department of Justice is threatening to pull millions of dollars in funding from Illinois after Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner signed an immigration measure...
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Gov. Bruce Rauner on Tuesday narrowly fended off a major loss for the second time in as many weeks when the Illinois House failed to...
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State lawmakers on Tuesday began acting on measures aimed at starting to address complaints of decades of unchecked sexual harassment on the Illinois political scene....
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A group of state lawmakers Saturday will consider a former federal prosecutor as the new top ethics watchdog to try to address the ongoing sexual...
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A Democratic state senator lost his leadership position on Wednesday, a day after a victim rights advocate accused him of sexual harassment at a public...
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Legislation to ban "bump stocks" and other devices that allow guns to fire more rapidly was rejected by the Illinois House on Thursday, as opponents...
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Democrats advanced legislation Tuesday that would ban trigger modification devices that allow guns to fire more rapidly, saying stricter regulations are needed following the mass...
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Illinois, Chicago Amazon HQ2 bid contains more than $2 billion in incentives...
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Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration has outlined more than $200 million in cuts officials say are necessary to help balance the budget lawmakers put in...
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Gov. Bruce Rauner is unsure whether the state has enough money to help pay for roadwork related to the Obama center.
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Democratic Mayor Rahm Emanuel called on President Donald Trump's administration Tuesday to "take responsibility and accountability for something" following the mass shooting in Las Vegas,...
Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner announced plans Thursday to borrow $6 billion to work on paying down Illinois' massive backlog of unpaid bills, but he warned...
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Gov. Bruce Rauner on Thursday signed into law a new state school funding formula, putting in place the final and perhaps most politically crucial component...
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The Illinois Senate on Tuesday signed off on a bipartisan measure to revamp how the state distributes money to local school districts. The legislation...
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The Illinois House on Monday voted down an education funding measure, dealing a blow toward authorizing state aid for school districts. The measure got 46...
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Democratic and Republican legislative leaders said Thursday a deal on Illinois' education impasse has been reached "in principle" and "in concept," pending a review of...
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Turmoil in Gov. Bruce Rauner's office continues as the governor released a statement Thursday saying four members of his communications staff have resigned just more...
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