Launched in 2008, Progress Illinois, is a news site seeking to “add a progressive voice to the Illinois political media sphere.” It was launched with a founding sponsorship from the SEIU Illinois State Council. It also generates some revenue from advertising. Progress Illinois was named the top political blog by MidwestBusiness.com in September 2008.
Ideology65 out of 100
Transparency70 out of 100
Productivity67 out of 100
Average Stories Per Week14 out of 35