Participants of the 2017 Chicago Pride Parade celebrated recent LGBTQ achievements while looking ahead to new challenges.
LAURA WASHINGTON: Illinois Democratic activists and candidates are working overtime to tie Rauner to Trump, but Rauner won’t even utter Trump’s name.
BROWN: Sen. Daniel Biss of Evanston and Ald. Ameya Pawar (47th) made their remarks during an Cook County Democrats endorsement session.
U.S. Rep. Luis Gutierrez is backing Pritzer for governor, while Rep. Bobby Rush is supporting Kennedy.
Biss kicked off his campaign on March 20, taking shots at Rauner and Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan. He has about $1.68M in his campaign fund.
KADNER: No state has ever achieved a junk bond rating, but as of July 1 we could be the first if the state doesn’t pass a budget.