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Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White is asking lawmakers to help bring in money by allowing advertising on vehicle registration reminders that are mailed out to millions of homes each year.

A lawsuit has been filed against the city of Chicago that seeks to overturn an ordinance banning advertising inside the private cars used by ride-share company drivers.  The Minneapolis-based technology company Vugo contends the city's ban violates the company's constitutional rights to free speech and equal protection.

Campaigns Spend Big on Mailings and TV Ads

Nov 1, 2016

The governor of Illinois is putting some of his vast wealth, tens of millions of dollars, into campaigns to swing some state House and Senate seats to the Republicans.  Democrats are tapping their big donors, unions and attorneys, to match Governor Bruce Rauner.  

A leading hospital system is courting military veterans with a multimillion-dollar ad campaign. This is raising concerns from some veterans groups that private sector marketing could weaken the Department of Veterans Affairs health care system.

Jury to decide on Michael Jordan VS Dominick’s case

Aug 21, 2015
WBEZ

A jury could decide today how much a defunct Chicago grocery chain owes retired Bulls legend Michael Jordan. 

IL governor race gets negative

Mar 20, 2014

Each major party candidate for Illinois governor has wasted no time before going negative against his opponent.