Garrett detailed numerous allegations of harassment and bullying over the years by Mapes.
One of Pritzker’s slogans has been “think big,” and this definitely has the potential to be the biggest effort of its kind that this state has ever se
Make no mistake, last week was good politics for the governor, but good politics isn’t necessarily good government.
Legislators simply don’t have the expertise to pass a good budget without the governor’s help.
Instead of trying to create and sustain higher education jewels in Illinois, the state has allowed too many universities to slowly deteriorate.
The only way to dry up J.B. Pritzker’s money is to completely crash the world economy and send us all back to the Stone Age.
Even if the Democrats’ stars remain aligned all the way through November, a McCann candidacy could help the Democrats run up the score on Rauner.
Another bipartisan budget-related veto override could very well happen again this year.
The big worry expressed by several Democratic insiders who otherwise support Pritzker is that the nominee may not be tough enough.
It was mainly a marriage of convenience.
As Gov. Bruce Rauner knows from his own personal experience, primaries often tighten up at the end
House Speaker Michael Madigan cares most about three House votes.
Keep an eye on the 17th House District Democratic primary race on the tony North Shore.