Voters in Northeast Missouri will elect a new state senator on Nov. 6, choosing between a pair of candidates making their first runs for the General Assembly.
A rift is growing between some veterans and employees at the Illinois Veterans Home and Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration. The veterans and home employees fear a reduction in beds -- and, in turn, jobs -- at the home.
DUTIES outlined in the Illinois Constitution for the office of state treasurer are fairly limited. With that in mind, Michael Frerichs has found innovative ways to help Illinois residents during his first term as treasurer, and he is endorsed for re-elect
For nearly 20 years, Illinoisans have been well-served by Secretary of State Jesse White, and there is no reason that voters should change that in November.
U.S. Rep. Sam Graves has been a champion for progress and prosperity in Northern Missouri during his nearly 18 years in Congress. He is seeking re-election to a 10th term, and we commend him to voters.
U.S. REP. Darin LaHood was elected to represent the 18th District of Illinois twice in the past few years, and we think voters got it right both times.
Judge Rachel Bringer Shepherd is up for retention as judge in Missouri's 10th Judicial Circuit and is highly recommended to voters. Shepherd was sworn in shortly after Judge Robert Clayton II retired Dec. 24, 2010. She stood for election in 2012 and has c