Category: Politics

Women dominate men in primary judicial races

by RUSS STEWART In the 39 countywide and subcircuit judicial contests on the March 20 Democratic primary ballot, women mostly prevailed over men. Gender matters these days. In the 22 contests where a woman...

Quigley says intel from allies provides security

Quigley says intel from allies provides security

by BRIAN NADIG Donald Trump may have won the presidency by promoting an isolationist agenda, but the country’s security would suffer without the intelligence it receives from allies around the world, according to U.S....

NW Side aldermen mull civilian police oversight

NW Side aldermen mull civilian police oversight

by KEVIN GROSS Some Northwest Side aldermen said that they are opposed to a proposal to create a new civilian accountability commission for the Chicago Police Department, which would possibly have authority to direct...