The Cook County clerk and treasurer must continue to prepare the property tax bills that are due out this summer, despite questions about the validity of senior exemptions, State’s Attorney Kim Foxx has advised.
Former Illinois House Speaker Michael J. Madigan announced Monday that he is resigning as chairman of the state Democratic Party, a post he has held since 1998.
The announcement came just days after Madigan resigned his seat in the House after a 50-year career in the General Assembly.
Madigan, 78, did not give a reason for resigning as party chairman, a post he's held since 1998.
Gov. J.B. Pritzker said Monday that Illinois' primary election won't be postponed, even as the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the state reached triple digits, the legislative session was halted and the federal government suggested avoiding gatherings of 10 people or more.
Nearly 15,000 same-sex couples have wed in Cook County since Illinois legalized marriage equality six years ago, an achievement advocates and elected officials celebrated this week.
A longtime political operative for Democratic House Speaker Michael Madigan is the early favorite to get appointed Cook County recorder as the…
CHICAGO — Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle on Wednesday is expected to become the first African-American and woman chosen to lead …
SPRINGFIELD — The Illinois House snuffed out a proposal Tuesday designed to chip away at the state’s indoor smoking ban.