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New Springfield Leaders Welch and Harmon Each Face Pressure to Change the Game

Illinois Ramps Up Covid Vaccinations

Illinois Officials Blame Walgreens, CVS for Slow Vaccine Rollout at Nursing Homes

What Happens Now to Madigan's Money?

The Census and Illinois: What's at Stake

How Chris Welch Became Speaker

Latinos Want Their Population Gains to Increase Their Representation

Illinois' Congressional Delegation Responds to Violence at the Capitol

Pritzker Expands Access to Next Round of Vaccines to More Seniors

Pritzker to Offer More Vaccine Details as States Grapple with Rocky Roll-out

What the Last 14 Presidential Elections Reveal About Illinois

Madigan: Once Viewed as a Restraint on Black Legislators' Power, Is Now Their Ally

Behind Illinois' Blue Façade, Growing Partisan Polarization

Legislators Call for More Public Input on Covid-19 Policies

Madigan: On the Ropes After a Series of Tough Blows

Rejection of Fair Tax Stuns Democrats, Pritzker

Election Results Pose Big Headaches for Top Democrats

Under Siege and Unpopular, Madigan May Gain Biggest House Majority Yet

Illinois' Financial Future: We Are in Crisis With or Without Graduated Tax

Tax Initiative Becomes Tug-Of-War Between Billionaires

Pritzker vs. Griffin: The tax fight between two of Illinois' wealthiest men

What if you request a vote-by-mail ballot and then want to vote in person?

How Michael Madigan Maintains His Grip on Power

Six Months of COVID Tracking Show Progress and Stability

Illinois 50 Years Later: Is it Time to Give Up the Flat Tax?