Illinois Republican Party Chairman Tim Schneider is demanding that a state-run program that automatically registers voters be immediately suspended amid reports that non-citizens were certified and cast votes in 2018.
Illinois state Sen. Jim Oberweis (R-Sugar Grove) has earned the endorsement of former U.S. Rep. Don Manzullo (R-Rockford) in his campaign against U.S. Rep. Lauren Underwood (D-Naperville) in the 14th Congressional District.
Through the end of January state Rep. Karina Villa, D-West Chicago, is hosting a “Kick the Cooties to the Curb” healthy classroom supply drive to stock local classrooms and keep students and teachers healthy and happy this cold and flu season.
Former high-level aides to Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner has revealed that Senate Republican Leader Bill Brady (R-Bloomington) told the then governor he was right for signing HB 40 in September 2017, the law requiring Medicaid funding of abortions. At a separate meeting, Brady also recommended that the governor sign gun control bills should they reach his desk.
Illinois state Rep. Allen Skillicorn (R-Crystal Lake) is calling on challengers for his 66th District seat in the 2020 election to join his push for the resignation of embattled House Speaker Mike Madigan (D-Chicago).
Matthew Shaw donated $1,000 to Republican Elizabeth Flood's election campaign committee, Citizens To Elect Judge Elizabeth Flood, on Jan. 16, according to records obtained from the Illinois State Board of Elections (ISBE).