- Pension bill on hold despite Rauner, Cullerton agreement Updated: Feb-01-16 4:09 pm
CHICAGO - Democrats are unlikely to address Illinois' worst-in-the-nation pension crisis until the state has a budget, despite a rare agreement between Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and Senate President John Cullerton and calls from the governor to send him a bill "right away."
- US high court ruling could affect 100 Illinois inmates Updated: Jan-25-16 8:57 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - About 100 convicted Illinois murderers sentenced as teenagers to life without parole are assured of a review after a U.S. Supreme Court ruling Monday.