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Sen. Dick Durbin said Friday United States involvement in Syria needs to be “carefully thought out” in order to avoid another war.
Gov. Pat Quinn presents Toby Keith with a proclamation designating August 14 as “Toby Keith Day” in Illinois.
advertisement In the 2010 congressional elections, five seats went from Democratic to Republican. Two years later, four seats went from Republican to Democratic.
AP In his first campaign event, New York City mayoral hopeful Anthony Weiner greets commuters outside a Harlem subway station, Thursday, May 23, 2013 in New York. Weiner, who ran for mayor in 2005 and nearly did in 2009, is getting into the race to succeed three-term Mayor Michael Bloomberg about two years after a series of tawdry tweets, and obfuscating explanations, capsized his promising congressional career.
Getty Images President Barack Obama travels to his hometown of Chicago Wednesday to raise money for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) advertisement President Barack Obama returns to Chicago this week to attend fundraising events for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee.
advertisement Obama Gets Personal in Chicago Speech In his visit to Chicago on Friday, President Obama told the young people gathered that if they work hard they can be successful. Carol Marin reports.
advertisement Robin Kelly, who is being elected to represent Illinois’s 2nd Congressional District even as I write this, was called an “ignorant witch” by a pro-gun website for a statement she made on conceal carry laws last weekend. Kelly won a Democratic primary in the one of the most pro-gun control districts in the nation, with the help of millions of dollars in advertising from New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s Independence USA Super PAC.
advertisement Duckworth Goes to Washington Rep.-elect Tammy Duckworth, at orientation in Washington, D.C., talks about her priorities in the upcoming legislative session. Tammy Duckworth’s Acceptance Speech Tammy Duckworth addressed her supporters at her campaign rally after winning her race in the 8th Congressional District against Republican incumbent Joe Walsh.
NBC 7 San Diego (file photo) advertisement Voting is on hold at a Chicago Heights polling place Tuesday due to a fire. The fire broke out around 3 p.m.
ward-room 3 hours ago Low voter turnout is expected in the race to replace former Congressman Jesse Jackson… ward-room 4 hours ago Candidates vying to replace former Congressman Jesse Jackson ward-room Feb 25, 2013 Pollster says New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s ads may have backfired.