All the clamor over a lack of agreement on a state budget has mostly kept a bipartisan effort to ensure the safety of Illinois' drinking water silenced.
After widespread criticism, a school district in New Trier is backing off plans for a second all-school mandatory seminar day on race.
In a high school district school board race in Palatine, transgender activists from Chicago and Maryland spent more than $20,000 to get specific candidates elected and re-elected to their positions.
Voters in Maine Township elected a slate of Republicans to fill Board of Trustees seats and other executive offices.
Taxpayers across Illinois are saddled with a major tax burden, a recent report from the Illinois Policy Institute concluded.