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Polling stations across Illinois continue to keep their doors open for the Presidential Primary Election despite the growing concerns of the spread of COVID-19 on Tuesday, Mar. 17, 2020 at Lincoln Land Community College in Springfield, IL.

When can Illinois expect election results? For some races, it could be weeks.

By Kelsey Landis, Belleville News-Democrat
November 3, 2020
Illinois State Capitol in Springfield. (TNS)

This Democrat running for governor is proposing a progressive tax. Will it catch on?

By Joseph Bustos | Belleville News-Democrat
January 12, 2018
Mayor Rahm Emanuel. (Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune/TNS)

An extra $1.10 per month in phone fees in Emanuel budget

By John Byrne and Hal Dardick | Chicago Tribune
October 17, 2017
Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner speaks with members of the media Friday, Aug. 26, 2016, following his visit to Carbondale High School's Rebound program. (Ryan Michalesko | @photosbylesko)

House Dems proposing $800M stopgap budget; Rauner opposed

By Doug Finke | The State Journal-Register
April 6, 2017
Rank-and-file Illinois lawmakers talking income tax hike

Rank-and-file Illinois lawmakers talking income tax hike

By Monique Garcia and Celeste Bott and Kim Geiger, Chicago Tribune
May 12, 2016
Rauner strikes optimistic tone on 'grand compromise' with Democrats

Rauner strikes optimistic tone on ‘grand compromise’ with Democrats

By Monique Garcia and Celeste Bott, Chicago Tribune
April 28, 2016
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