CHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois Department of Transportation is eliminating 58 positions that are at the center of a lawsuit alleging questionable hiring practices.
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Republican candidate for Illinois lieutenant governor asked a state official if he knew of any jobs in the agency where he worked and made a joke suggesting the state’s capital city lacks sophistication.
CHICAGO (AP) — An anti-patronage lawyer says Gov. Pat Quinn’s administration should face federal scrutiny to ensure it complies with rules barring political hiring for non-political jobs.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Associated Press has learned Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford fired three top administrators after an investigation by the treasurer’s inspector general.
CHICAGO (AP) — A deputy director of the Illinois Department of Transportation has resigned days after the agency’s transportation secretary amid questions about hiring.
The Knox County Board of Health Thursday night accepted the resignation of Administrator Heidi Britton.
CHICAGO (AP) — An attorney who has fought patronage hiring for decades says the city of Chicago is largely in compliance with bans on the practice.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — University of Illinois instructor and 1970s-era radical James Kilgore says he is ashamed of his actions as a younger man but shouldn’t be barred from teaching.