If the bill passes the House and is signed by the governor, it would make Illinois the second state with such a mandate. 

May 04 2018 2:18 PM

Illinois teacher Nathan Etter says administrators discriminated against him, but they say they're committed to diversity and inclusion.

April 18 2018 3:51 PM

Dan Lipinski was declared winner of the Democratic primary in the Third Congressional District shortly after midnight.

March 21 2018 3:54 AM Updated

Incumbent congressman Dan Lipinski has a poor record on LGBT rights and more, making Marie Newman a better choice, progressive groups say.

March 15 2018 5:23 PM

Attorney general hopeful Erika Harold reportedly made the statement during the 2000 Miss Illinois pageant.

March 09 2018 8:46 PM

Attorney Joanie Rae Wimmer, cited as the inspiration for a transphobic Ives campaign ad, says the politician is "demonizing a group of people."

February 06 2018 8:58 PM

Republican Jeanne Ives's ad features a caricatured "transgender" person (pictured), among other offensive portrayals.

February 05 2018 8:09 PM