illinois senate

Primary Opponent To Challenge Kirk In Senate Race
John Gregory -- Illinois Radio Network
U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) will have a primary challenger.
Oswego businessman James Marter is entering the race, claiming Kirk’s stances against defunding Planned Parenthood and for gun control have made him little different than Democrats in th…
Illinois Senate Approves More Spending With No Budget
Dave Dahl -- Illinois Radio Network
Another installment of “Budgeting on the Fly” is underway in Springfield.
The Illinois Senate Wednesday passed a nearly $4 billion spending bill – about half of which would come from the general revenue fund – to pay for some …