Part 2 of a debate between Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and Democratic gubernatorial candidate JB Pritzker.
More info on Part 2 of debate in the race for Illinois governor
South Dakota visitor concerned about lack of masks: Argus Leader letters to editor Sept. 20
When are you going to stop trying to curry favor with the president, stop your self-promotion tours (often at tax payer expense), and come back to South Dakota instead of making appearances in other ...
JFK, Nixon launched TV debates
The first TV presidential debate took place 60 years ago, on Sept. 26, 1960. Participating were the Democratic candidate, Sen. John F. Kennedy of Massachusetts, and Vice President Richard Nixon, ...
Adam Schuster, Guest Columnist: Speaker Madigan's corruption nurtured Illinois' pension debt
Public pension debt. In Illinois, both of those phrases are redundant. Standing at the crossroads of those shameful bits of local lingo is one man: Illinois House Speaker Mike Madigan. Madigan’s ...
No TV ads, no presidential visits: Virginia’s era as a swing state appears to be over
Demographic trends — immigration, and a population boom in the well-educated, affluent Northern Virginia suburbs — had been nudging the state into purple territory for years.
COVID-19 LIVE UPDATES: Motorcycle rally at Lake of the Ozarks spurs concerns
Kansas City metro area health officials are grappling with how to handle continuing case count increases after reopening businesses more than a month ago. What you need to know: The Kansas Department ...
In N. Carolina Senate race, Tillis calibrates ties to Trump
When President Donald Trump fired up a crowd at a North Carolina airport last week, he gave a shout-out to the home-state senator fighting in his own tough reelection battle ...
Emotional arguments project hope and fear as voters set to decide what could be Illinois’ biggest taxation shift in four decades
A proposed constitutional change that would shift Illinois to a graduated rate income tax could have the most lasting consequences for the state of any item on the Nov. 3 ballot.
Bill Would Not Legalize Pedophilia In California
SB 145 would not legalize pedophilia. It would only give judges expanded discretion to determine whether an adult must register as a sex offender. Speaker 1: 00:00 Governor Gavin Newsome signed SB one ...
Wolf again pushes for legalization of marijuana
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf convened a news conference this week to once again plead with lawmakers to look at the possibility of legalizing recreational marijuana in the state. But despite the ...
Green Party candidate is ordered off Pennsylvania ballot
The Green Party’s candidate for president did not strictly follow procedures for getting on Pennsylvania’s ballot in the November election and cannot appear on it, the state ...
Former Illinois Gov. Ryan gives upclose look at the death penalty’s demise, acknowledges his own legal unraveling
When he was still trying to decide if he should commute the sentences of everyone on Death Row in Illinois, then-Gov. George Ryan went to a favorite place ...
Cooper, Forest to meet Monday in virtual forum on schools
NC Association of School Administrators has the two main candidates in this year's governor's race as part of virtual symposium.