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Lori Lightfoot cruised to a commanding victory in the Chicago mayoral runoff on April 2, garnering a nearly 50 point
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Ethics and equity are "inextricably intertwined," Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot told a packed room at Reform for Illinois' annual luncheon
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Lori Lightfoot cruised to a commanding victory in the Chicago mayoral runoff on April 2, garnering a nearly 50 point
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With votes set to be tallied Tuesday night in Chicago’s heated mayoral race, a close look at who’s funding the
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Chicago Mayoral Race 2019 | OpaVote Reform for Illinois is exploring ways we might change the way we vote to
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As we reported earlier this week, many Chicago mayoral candidates have been tapping wealthy donors to fill their campaign coffers.
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An analysis of contributions in the 2019 Chicago mayoral race shows that small donors - those who give $150 or
Fourth Quarter Campaign Finance Report:  A Cash Divide in Mayoral Race Follows Rich Battle Over Governor's Seat​ Illinois is known nationally
Dark money has reached Illinois politics, with voters increasingly finding themselves facing ads and mailers paid for by unknown sources
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    Summary State legislative leaders have been using Illinois' self-funding campaign finance provision to get around contribution caps and funnel millions
RFI advocates for reforms to make voting easier, more secure, and more accessible for everyone. We worked with lawmakers to pass the Voting
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With the midterm elections less than a month away, candidates up and down the ballot have been focused on pulling
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The #MeToo movement engulfed Springfield in November 2017 after an activist announced that no investigation was conducted after she submitted a sexual harassment
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Illinois Attorney General hopefuls Erika Harold and Kwame Raoul both pledged in a recent debate to improve the office’s oversight
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On October 1 & 2, Reform for Illinois brought together community leaders, voting experts, and elected officials to discuss the
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