J.B. Pritzker made several stops in the Chicago area while Bruce Rauner made stops downstate.
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Red States Push for Last-Minute Census Advantage
Read more Stateline coverage of census 2020 here. As the political stakes become clearer, more states are trying to motivate residents to participate in the 2020 census this spring. Some red states ...
12 Democrats still in US presidential race days before Iowa caucuses
Trump's apparent effort to push the Ukrainian government ... Patrick was a late entry to the race, announcing his candidacy in November just days before early-state filing deadlines. The 63-year-old ...
Washington could become the next state to ban private prisons
Grisel Ruiz, supervising attorney at the Immigrant Legal Resource Center, one of the groups behind the push ... “the governor supports the bill in principle” but is awaiting the final version. “ ...
Powerful union pushes to change Illinois constitution
IUOE specifically wants the Legislature this spring to approve—and send to voters for final ... in Illinois, not drive employers away,” IMA President Mark Denzler said in a statement. However, it also ...
Powerful union pushes 'right to work' ban in Illinois
Bruce Rauner tried to pry open, a major state labor group is moving to put Illinois ... union members in an election in which Pritzker already is trying to win approval of another amendment: ...
Harmon wins top Senate post
The Senate president race came down to who senators ... which raised $556,215 in the final six weeks of 2019. Lightford was bidding to be the first woman to lead a legislative chamber in the Illinois ...
Farmer support for Donald Trump reaches all-time high: The Flyover
Popularity contest: Morning Consult released its final quarterly poll of gubernatorial approval ratings in 2019, and Flyover state governors can all claim a net-positive approval rating. Indiana Gov.
IDF opens fire on 3 Gazans attempting to infiltrate Israel, attack troops
Blue and White chair Benny Gantz vows he’ll push to apply Israeli sovereignty over the Jordan Valley following ... even as the Vermont senator remains entrenched among the front-runners in the ...
Nationalist 'antics' or the future of the GOP? College Republicans are at war
Young voters in 2020:'I think they will decide the race' That might partially explain why they host events such as “affirmative ... The chapter, he said, crossed the line a couple of times, and the ...
As Bernie Sanders rises in Iowa, his 2020 supporters slam establishment warnings he could lose to Donald Trump
Plus, Iowans are far more familiar with Sanders, who now has the benefit of being a household name, with his push for a political ... in Iowa for a second-straight election, with many of his campaign ...
FBI plans to notify states about local election breaches
FILE – In this March 13, 2018, file photo, voters cast their ballots in Illinois primary ... and said she would continue to push for federal officials to release more information when foreign powers ...
‘They should be scared.’ As Bernie Sanders rises in Iowa, his 2020 supporters slam establishment warnings he could lose to Donald Trump.
He also holds a growing financial advantage over his fellow front-runners in Iowa ... meeting that a woman couldn’t win the election. That spat spilled over into Tuesday night’s debate in Des Moines, ...