Equality Illinois wants Republican candidate for governor Bruce Rauner to give back $13,000 worth of campaign funds that were donated by members of the conservative DeVos family this week.
Vice President Joe Biden will mingle with liberal activists next week at the Netroots Nation convention.
The Quinn for Illinois campaign unveiled a new website Wednesday, RealRauner.com, to shed light on "one of the most secretive candidates and campaigns in recent memory."
As LGBT activists gear up for the Chicago Pride Parade, they are taking aim at Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner for his stance on marriage equality.
A federal judge struck down Indiana's ban on same-sex marriage Wednesday in a ruling that immediately allowed gay couples to wed.
Illinois Supreme Court Justice Anne Burke has performed two same-sex marriage ceremonies in the state.
Marriage equality has officially come to Illinois now that a state law took effect Sunday that provides same-sex couples with the right to wed in all counties.
The lawyer who argued before the Supreme Court in favor of upholding California's ban on gay marriage learned while he was handling the case that one of his children is gay and now is helping her plan her wedding with another woman.
Chicago LGBT activist Vernita Gray passed away Tuesday night at the age of 65.