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CTU Moves Forcefully to Boost Will Guzzardi over Rep. Toni Berrios

David Ormsby | Posted 04.09.2014 | Chicago
David Ormsby

In the rematch between State Rep. Toni Berrios (D-Chicago) and ex-Huffington Post/Chicago Associate Editor Will Guzzardi, the Chicago Teachers Union i...

Marriage Equality Will Be the Illinois Moderate Litmus Test

Kyle Hillman | Posted 07.21.2013 | Chicago
Kyle Hillman

With a vote upcoming any day now in Springfield and a Supreme Court decision that is likely to be less than an all-out victory for equal marriage, the issue won't be going away as some have hoped.

Before the Vote: A Tale of Two Glorias Speaking Out, Standing Up and Voting

Michele Weldon | Posted 01.23.2014 | Women
Michele Weldon

In these final days before the presidential election, pollsters have asserted it is the 55 million single women in this country who will carry the victor to the White House.

Catholics Want Meeting With Quinn To Talk Abortion, Gay Adoption

Posted 11.18.2011 | Chicago

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn has never apologized for his pro-choice stance. During the campaign for governor, Quinn supporters released a series of te...

Rape Victim Offended By Catholic Bishops' Criticism

Posted 01.07.2012 | Chicago

Last week, Cardinal Francis George joined a group of Illinois bishops in condemning Illinois Governor Pat Quinn's planned speech at a pro-choice event...

Quinn Defends Speech At Pro-Choice Event Following Catholic Criticism

Posted 01.03.2012 | Chicago

Catholic groups in Illinois have joined Cardinal Francis George in slamming Illinois Governor Pat Quinn for his decision to present a pro-choice leade...

Joseph Erbentraut

Notre Dame Board Member Resigns After Catholic Bloggers Discover Her Pro-Choice Views | Joseph Erbentraut | Posted 08.09.2011 | Chicago

In a statement issued late Wednesday, Notre Dame University announced the immediate resignation of one of their Board of Trustee members, Burr Ridge, ...

Pro-Choice Leader's Appointment Draws Flak From State GOP

Posted 06.08.2011 | Chicago

Illinois Republicans are crying foul over Governor Pat Quinn's appointment of the head of a pro-choice political group to a spot on the Human Rights C...

Bill Brady: The Most Anti-Woman Nominee to Ever Run for Illinois Governor

Terry Cosgrove | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Terry Cosgrove

Brady is not your garden-variety downstate conservative. He is an extreme right-wing candidate and an activist leader in the fight to make abortion illegal, even in the case of rape or incest.

WATCH: Flood Of Third-Party Ads In Illinois Races

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Ah, yes, October. Time for changing leaves, enormous pumpkins, and tens of millions of dollars in political advertising on the airwaves. Things are...

Rudy Lozano's Challenge to State Rep. Dan Burke Draws Old and New Media's Attention, Political Intrigue

David Ormsby | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
David Ormsby

The Lozano-Burke clash is no ordinary primary challenge. It's a clash between generations, ethnic groups, independent versus regular Democrats, and political dynastic heritages.

Illinois Abortion Politics

SouthtownStar | Rich Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Two groups, one pro-choice and the other pro-life, are doing their best to bend the Illinois Statehouse to their respective wills. Let's peek in, shal...