Former high-level aides to Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner has revealed that Senate Republican Leader Bill Brady (R-Bloomington) told the then governor he was right for signing HB 40 in September 2017, the law requiring Medicaid funding of abortions. At a separate meeting, Brady also recommended that the governor sign gun control bills should they reach his desk.
Jeff Orduno donated $2,150 to Republican Joseph V. Chiarelli's election campaign committee, Citizens to Elect Joseph V Chiarelli, on Jan. 13, according to records obtained from the Illinois State Board of Elections (ISBE).
After months of hard work with little to show for it, Illinois state Rep. Jeff Keicher (R-Sycamore) fears that the state’s new Property Tax Relief Task Force will suffer the same fate as similar panels that came before it.
Illinois state Rep. John Cabello (R-Machesney Park) is pulling out all the stops in his defense of President Donald Trump following U.S. House Democrats' move to formally file two articles of impeachment just before Christmas.