Harris makes robocall pitch in heated state’s attorney’s race: ‘I choose to stand behind my friend, Kim Foxx, and I hope you’ll join me’

Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris, left, speaks at an event Tuesday in Las Vegas; Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx, right, speaks to reporters after winning in the Democratic primary in March. | Ronda Churchill/AFP via Getty Images; Ashlee Rezin

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Alderman backs Joe Biden, but not Kim Foxx — tosses support to Republican challenger Pat O’Brien

Republican challenger Pat O’Brien, left, in February; Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx, right, in March. | Rich Hein; Ashlee Rezin/Sun-Times file Ald. Brendan Reilly (42nd) voiced concerns about Foxx’s response to looting in his ward this summer, but he’s

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Alderman backs Biden, but not State’s Attorney Kim Foxx — tossing support to Republican challenger O’Brien

Republican challenger Pat O’Brien, left, in February; Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx, right, in March. | Rich Hein; Ashlee Rezin/Sun-Times file Ald. Brendan Reilly (42nd) voiced concerns about Foxx’s response to looting in his ward this summer, but he’s

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Two angling to replace Dorothy Brown pledge to reform court clerk’s office – from nepotism, to ‘cloud of deception’ to ‘landmines’

Republican Dr. Barbara Bellar, left, and Democratic state Sen. Iris Martinez, right, the two candidates for Cook County Circuit Court clerk. | Provided/Sun-Times file photo Democratic state Sen. Iris Martinez and Republican Dr. Barbara Bellar both vow to usher modernization

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State’s deadliest day in months called sad result of ‘new wave’ of COVID-19 cases: ‘You will get to more deaths’

Nurse practitioner Capri Rees, left, looks at the monitor for a heart rhythm while respiratory therapist Khafran Alshahin performs chest compressions on an 80-year-old man suffering from COVID-19 at Roseland Community Hospital in April. | Ashlee Rezin Garcia/Sun-Times file “We

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COVID-19’s ‘new wave’ brings Illinois its most deadly day since spring, with 69 more deaths reported

Nurse practitioner Capri Rees, left, looks at the monitor for a heart rhythm while respiratory therapist Khafran Alshahin performs chest compressions on an 80-year-old man suffering from COVID-19 at Roseland Community Hospital in April. | Ashlee Rezin Garcia/Sun-Times file The

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Civic Federation opposes Pritzker’s income tax plan: ‘Nothing in the package protects any one group of taxpayers’

Gov. J.B. Pritzker, left, last month; Laurence Msall, president of the Civic Federations, right, in 2019. | Anthony Vazquez, Rich Hein/Sun-Times file. “While the Civic Federation is not opposed to the concept of a graduated income tax and understands the state’s

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State’s attorney battle heats up as Foxx readies attack ad against Republican O’Brien — and GOP poll suggests she’s in trouble

Republican state’s attorney candidate Pat O’Brien, left, speaks during a news conference in the North Austin neighborhood earlier this month; Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx, right, speaks at a news conference in August.  | Pat Nabong/Sun-Times file A voice

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State’s attorney battle boils over as Foxx readies attack ad against Republican O’Brien — and GOP poll suggests she’s in trouble

Republican state’s attorney candidate Pat O’Brien, left, speaks during a news conference in the North Austin neighborhood earlier this month; Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx, right, speaks at a news conference in August.  | Pat Nabong/Sun-Times file A voice

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‘Freedom, faith and family’ vs. ‘proven track record’ are competing pitches in battle to succeed Jim Oberweis

Then Democratic state House candidate Karina Villa, left, in 2018; Republican Jeanette Ward, right, in January. | Rich Hein, Tyler LaRiviere/Sun-Times file State Rep. Karina Villa and Republican Jeanette Ward have sought to cast each other as being out of

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