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Illinois Budget Battles: "This is Simply Embarrassing."
Illinois Budget Battles: "This is Simply Embarrassing."
There's been a lot of talk over the last year about Illinois' lack of a state budget, and a lot of finger-pointing between the political parties over the continuing impasse. Very few things illustrate the disconnect between the majority and minority parties as well as an exchange between legislators after the Democrats in the House passed Speaker Madigan's 500-plus page, $7 billion out-of-balance
Most Illinois House and Senate Races Uncontested
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 Redfield says that’s the goal of the current’s redistricting process controlled by whatever party is
Rep. Adam Kinzinger Explains TPA, TAA, & TPP [AUDIO]
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 "Riley & Scot" to discuss the Senate's lack of action on data collection powers and Sne. Ra...

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