Most Illinois House and Senate Races Uncontested
John Gregory -- Illinois Radio Network
Eleven months before Election Day, more than half of state legislative elections may have already been decided.
Of the 158 House and Senate races in 2016, 81 currently have only one candidate. University of Illinois Springfield political science professor Kent Re…
Rep. Adam Kinzinger Explains TPA, TAA, & TPP [AUDIO]
There has been much discussion about pending trade legislation in Washington and exactly what it entails. We talked with Rep. Adam Kinzinger on the show in an attempt to get detailed answers on exactly what is inside the TPA, the TAA, and the TPP:
Earlier this month, the Congressman joined "Rile…
Illinois House Discusses Overhaul of DCEO
Dave Dahl -- Illinois Radio Network
Another hours-long “committee of the whole” took up Tuesday afternoon in the Illinois House, this time on the subject of economic development.
Specifically, whether the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Development should fold …
State Lawmakers Push For Term Limits
Jim Anderson -- Illinois Radio Network
Some state lawmakers who are new to Springfield say there ought to be term limits.
First-term Republicans don't like the fact that those who've been there longer, and who are in the majority party, get to call the shots...