In a state that goes blue in presidential years, Kirk's seat will be tough to hold.
Now's the time for fair and reasonable campaign finance reform. Here's what should be done.
In the Washington suburbs, what is essentially a three-person race has a state senator battling two political newcomers.
In an Illinois congressional race, positions on the Iran nuclear deal have come to the forefront.
Voters in this crucial demographic are worried about the epidemic of substance abuse.
The ability to access, gather and interpret data will be a key factor in who wins and who loses this cycle.
Twitter corrupts, but absolute Twitter corrupts absolutely.
Candidates and the media should pause and look beyond the photo op that restaurants provide.
Since everyone is talking about it, now is the time to see talk backed up with action.
How can we increase the number of small donors to campaigns when more and more voters consider themselves independents?