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As Wisconsin and Ohio try to fix their budgets, Illinois banks on a federal bailout

Another way in which the federal budget vote and the state-level battle…

 

Why the delay with Kirk’s swearing in? Illinois is just more backward than West Virginia

Lynn Sweet of the Chicago Sun-Times passes along the contents of an…

 

Obama’s nemesis embarrasses Pat Quinn

Illinois State Sen. Rickey Hendon, D — the man with whom Barack…

 

Burris supports Sen. Ralph Feinberg, D-Wis.

Oh, man. It’s Sen. Roland Burris (D-Blagojevich), and he’s at it again.…

‘Rich Whitey’ runs for governor on Chicago’s South Side

I’m sure this is just a coinidence:</p> The last name of Green…

‘Rich Whitey’ runs for governor on Chicago’s South Side

I’m sure this is just a coinidence: The last name of Green…

How Giannoulias oversaw the failure of Illinois’ college savings plan

Today’s Chicago Tribune explores the story of how Illinois’ Bright Start college…

How Giannoulias oversaw the failure of Illinois’ college savings plan

Today’s Chicago Tribune explores the story of how Illinois’ Bright Start college…

Some brutal campaign ads

From Bobby Schilling, R, in IL-17: From Lincoln Davis, D, in TN-2:…

Some brutal campaign ads

From Bobby Schilling, R, in IL-17: From Lincoln Davis, D, in TN-2:…

Where they’re spending: Teachers’ unions attack GOP candidates

In this installment, the teachers’ unions make two huge, $500k-plus ad buys…

Worried about Connecticut? DSCC spends $488k against McMahon

The Democratic Senatorial Campaign has dumped $487,500 into the Connecticut Senate race…

Worried about Connecticut? DSCC spends $488k against McMahon

The Democratic Senatorial Campaign has dumped $487,500 into the Connecticut Senate race…

Where they’re spending: Big buy against John Salazar, D-Colo.

Where they’re spending money on elections, based on FEC reports from Friday:…

Did Giannoulias lie to the IRS, or did he just lie to voters and journalists?

Did Illinois Democrats’ Senate nominee, Alexi Giannoulias, stop working for his family’s…

Where they’re spending: Realtors back another Dem in danger

A few more independent expenditures reported today: National Association of Realtors PAC…

American Crossroads spends more against Dems in four Senate races

American Crossroads reported some big new TV ad buys last night: CO-SEN:…

DSCC dumps in another $470k against Toomey

Is the DSCC throwing good money after bad? As of today, they…

DSCC throws $265k at Kirk

Rep. Mark Kirk, R-Ill., is the target of the day for the…

Burris wants to finish Obama’s term

This year’s Illinois Senate election is actually two elections — the one…