Kankakee Mayor Chasity Wells-Armstrong held off challenger Angela Shea in Tuesday's Democratic primary.
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Voter turnout is expected to reach 15 percent.
Iroquois County Clerk Breein Suver is looking for individuals to work as election judges for the Consolidated Election on April 6.
Kankakee School Board member Angela Shea held a virtual event Sunday to campaign to become the Democratic Party nominee for mayor.
BOURBONNAIS — Bourbonnais Mayor Paul Schore said there are several programs and plans he wants to see through. That’s why he is running for a fourth four-year term in the April 6, 2021, municipal election.
Several counties in Illinois on Tuesday passed nonbinding resolutions by wide margins to create a new state, separate from Chicago and Cook County.
Illinoisans voted not to retain a state Supreme Court Justice Tuesday, something that’s never happened in Illinois history.
SPRINGFIELD — Backers of a graduated income tax constitutional amendment conceded defeat Wednesday for Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s marquee policy proposal which was projected to bring in more than $3 billion annually to state coffers.
The Illinois State Senate District 40 race ended in victory for incumbent Sen. Patrick Joyce, a Democrat from Essex, but his Republican opponent Eric Wallace, from Flossmoor, was not far behind in the polls.
The most expensive ballot issue in Illinois history — the progressive income tax amendment – appeared to be headed to defeat early Wednesday.
Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin of Illinois has been re-elected to a fifth term, handily winning over four lesser-known challengers.
Voters in Illinois made their pick for president while holding negative views about the country's direction, according to an expansive AP survey of the American electorate.
SPRINGFIELD — Although nearly 3.6 million Illinoisans had already voted by Monday morning, according to the Illinois State Board of Elections, nearly 2.3 million ballots are still to be cast if the state is to match the 70.56 percent turnout of 2016.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrat Joe Biden overtook President Donald Trump in the vote count in Pennsylvania and Georgia Friday morning, closing in on a presidency that hinges on the outcome of tight contests in key battleground states. READ MORE
Supporters of President Donald Trump converged on vote-counting centers in Detroit and Phoenix as the returns went against him Wednesday in the two key states, while thousands of anti-Trump protesters demanding a complete tally of the ballots in the still-undecided election took to the stree… READ MORE
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