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By: George Will | Posted: February 26, 2015 6:00 AM
 

 

CHICAGO -- The most portentous election of 2014, which gave the worst-governed state its first Republican governor in 12 years, has initiated this century's most intriguing political experiment. Illinois has favored Democratic presidential candidates by an average of 16 points in the last six elections. But by electing businessman Bruce Rauner, it initiated a process that might dismantle a form of governance that afflicts many states and municipalities.

 
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Posted: February 26, 2015 2:00 AM
 
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: February 25, 2015 7:00 AM
 
Like it or not, the 2016 presidential race is now well under way. Republican candidates are flocking to Iowa, New Hampshire and South Carolina, while Hillary Clinton, in-between $200,000 speeches at universities, is reported to be in seclusion developing her economic policies.
 
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Posted: February 25, 2015 2:00 AM
 
 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: February 24, 2015 11:52 AM
 

 
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