Illinois Rising

Federal Investigation Into Illinois Democrats Continues to Widen

The investigation has focused on members of House Speaker Mike Madigan’s inner circle, including political allies, former staffers, lobbyists, and executives for some of the state’s most powerful companies.

Illinois Democrats Scramble as Federal Corruption Probe Expands

Illinoisans watching investigators expose this corruption are also beginning to wonder whether Democrats should even be trusted to work on their behalf.

With Corruption Investigation Continuing, Feds Record Calls of Mike Madigan Confidant

Based on requirements to obtain a wiretap, this news signals that the FBI already gathered significant evidence that a crime was committed.


Illinois Rising is a project of America Rising PAC launched in August 2019. America Rising PAC was founded in 2013 for the sole purpose of exposing the truth about Democrats through video tracking, research, and strategic communications. We have uncovered countless instances of Democratic hypocrisy and taken action to hold them accountable.