Greg Harris, the new Illinois House majority leader, is one of several out lawmakers ascending to key posts.

February 13 2019 5:31 AM

The Department of Corrections continues to list her gender as male and to deadname the inmate.

December 28 2018 11:46 AM

Gov. Bruce Rauner denies that the ad, portraying his challenger marrying the Illinois House speaker, is antigay.

2:43 PM

Kevin Morrison, a Democratic candidate for Cook County Board, says the ad depicts him as limp-wristed; Republicans counter that it shows him as a puppet. 

October 14 2018 7:33 PM

The decision from a federal appeals court comes in the case of a lesbian who says she was physically and verbally assaulted other tenants at her senior housing facility.

August 28 2018 8:10 AM

The law currently applies to employers with 15 or more workers, but the vetoed bill would have extended its coverage to all employers.

August 14 2018 8:26 PM

Illinois state legislator Nick Sauer resigned after the revelations. 

August 01 2018 6:16 PM