Illinois' primary election will be moved from March to June next year under a voter access expansion recently signed into law by Gov. J.B. Pritzker.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Terry McAuliffe outperformed his own campaign’s expectations, winning every city and county as he coasted to victory in the Democratic primary for Virginia governor, an election his party said showed persistent enthusiasm among its voters even in a post-Trump era.
The 704-page budget proposal dropped around 1:30 a.m., giving lawmakers less than a day to consider contents.
Largely on partisan lines, lawmakers passed the 156-page omnibus bill Monday night. Here are key parts of the legislation.
Illinois lawmakers are likely to push back next year’s March primary election until June because of delays in receiving U.S. Census data they will use to draw new state congressional districts, three sources familiar the plan confirmed Friday.
Macon County Clerk Josh Tanner anticipates better citizen participation compared to the February primary election, but still relatively low turnout.
Businessman Gary Rabine on Tuesday announced he will seek the Republican nomination for governor in 2022, becoming the third candidate to officially enter the field.
About 7% of voters turned out Tuesday to select the six candidates moving on to the April 6 election for three available seats.
Voters are being tasked with whittling down the list of candidates for three city council seats from 12 to six, with the top vote-getters advancing to the general election on April 6.
Voters will be tasked with whittling down the list of candidates for three city council seats from 12 to six, with the top vote-getters advancing to the general election on April 6.
There are currently 12 candidates vying for three seats on the Decatur City Council, but that number will soon be whittled down to six as voters cast their ballots in the Feb. 23 primary election.
Illinois lawmakers are required to draw new legislative and congressional district maps this year, but that process may be thrown into chaos because of delays in producing the census numbers needed to draw equal districts.
Twelve candidates remain in the race. Primary election to be held Feb. 23.
Decatur City Clerk Kim Althoff said the filing by Eric Summerlott brings the total number of candidates seeking the three available seats to 13.
Incumbent Pat McDaniel previously announced he was not seeking another term. The election is April 6.
Illinois election authorities are confronting higher levels of pushback from polling sites wary of hosting this year because of concerns and c…
Republican U.S. Senate primary candidate Hirsh Singh’s petition for a recount of the July 7 election was denied Tuesday in Atlantic and Cape May counties, with the judge saying the results were not close enough to cause concern and that Singh had not provided evidence of specific mistakes in counting.