At least one contender in the MWRD’s unusual write-in election achieved the threshold for a write-in candidate to win an election — Cameron Davis.
BROWN: Buried in the $1.3 trillion spending bill President Trump signed into law Friday is $380 million to help states upgrade election security.
J.B., you are the decisive Democratic nominee. Play your hand like a card shark, not a cuttlefish. Stand up and say that you don’t answer to Madigan.
Preckwinkle, who is now vice chair of the County Dem party, gave her thumbs up to run as “chair” of the Dem County party Friday afternoon.
How did Gov. Bruce Rauner do in Tuesday’s primary compared with his 2014 general election numbers and Donald Trump’s 2016 performance in Illinois?
“The purpose [of the lawsuit] was to reveal the full truth about what happened to Alaina,” Hampton’s attorney Shelly Kulwin said.
Garry McCarthy sees a parallel between Rahm Emanuel and Donald Trump — and Emanuel responded with an ad in which Trump praises McCarthy to the hilt.
Lipinski survived with 51 percent of the vote to Newman’s 49 percent in the city/suburban 3rd Congressional District.
The former superintendent made his mayoral run against his ex-boss official on Wednesday with a video posted on his campaign website.
Raila claims she was robbed of a significant number of votes because election officials failed to discard notices that said she had been disqualified.
The Cook County Democratic Party, known to its opponents as The Machine, suffered major blows on Election Night.
J.B. Pritzker spent roughly $122.02 of his own money for each of the votes he received — but surprisingly that’s not a primary record.
“We are coming after Ed Burke,” said Clem Balanoff, head of Our Revolution Illinois, a grass-roots political organization.
Democratic winner J.B. Pritzker was strong throughout the city, though state Sen. Daniel Biss was especially popular in North Side neighborhoods.
Pritzker told the Sun-Times he won’t commit to a spending cap for the fall; he’s already put nearly $70 million of his own money into his campaign.