- Rauner wants public-private deal to add lanes to I-55 Updated: Feb-04-16 1:59 pm
CHICAGO - Gov. Bruce Rauner wants lawmakers to approve a plan that would let the Illinois Department of Transportation use a public-private partnership to add lanes to a busy stretch of Interstate 55 in the Chicago area.
- The Latest: Fitch downgrades Chicago schools' credit rating Updated: Jan-20-16 2:59 pm
CHICAGO - The latest on Illinois Republicans proposing a state takeover of Chicago Public Schools (all times local):
- Radogno says Illinois budget standoff could last for years Updated: Jan-11-16 5:34 pm
CHICAGO - The top Republican in the Illinois Senate says "it's possible" the standoff over a state budget could last for several years if Democrats aren't willing to compromise.