BROWN: Pam Caldwell has disabled twins. She worries what will happen when she and her husband are gone as the state continues to cut services.
BROWN: Illinois is one week away from going where no state has ever gone — into the ignominy of “junk bond” status.
BROWN: Sen. Daniel Biss of Evanston and Ald. Ameya Pawar (47th) made their remarks during an Cook County Democrats endorsement session.
BROWN: That question would sure make a person sit up straight in a job interview and think carefully before answering. At least it would me.
BROWN: By the standard the U.S. Supreme Court is being asked to adopt in the Wisconsin case, Illinois Dems are pikers when it comes to gerrymandering.
MARK BROWN: I’m starting to believe Chris Kennedy is serious about bringing “radical change” to Illinois’ property-tax system if elected governor.
BROWN: There’s something to be said for public officials living in the same world as the rest of us, but that practice might now change.