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Rahm To Appear on Letterman Show Monday

Rahm To Appear on Letterman Show Monday

Mayor Rahm Emanuel will trade barbs with David Letterman Monday. advertisement Mayor Rahm Emanuel will trade barbs with David Letterman Monday when he appears on the “Late Show.” Emanuel is expected to discuss the Discovery Channel documentary ” The Presidents’ Gatekeepers ,” which features all 20 living White House Chiefs of Staff.

House Ethics Committee Investigating Rep. Peter Roskam

House Ethics Committee Investigating Rep. Peter Roskam

advertisement The U.S. House Committee on Ethics said Friday it plans to investigate Rep.

Conan Makes Rahm Joke at Correspondents’ Dinner

Conan Makes Rahm Joke at Correspondents’ Dinner

advertisement Mayor Emanuel Takes Jab At Rick Perry On the first day of Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s reported job-poaching trip to Illinois, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says he hopes Perry “remembers all three of his reasons” for his travels here.

Obama Organization Pushes for Gay Marriage in Illinois

Obama Organization Pushes for Gay Marriage in Illinois

AP President Barack Obama looks at his supporters after speaking at the Organizing for Action dinner in Washington, Wednesday, March 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta) advertisement The political organization created after President Barack Obama’s successful run for a second term announced Tuesday it’s getting involved in the effort to legalize gay marriage in Illinois.

Obama To Visit Argonne Next Week

Obama To Visit Argonne Next Week

AP President Barack Obama speaks to reporters in the White House briefing room in Washington, Friday, March 1, 2013, following after meeting with congressional leaders regarding the automatic spending cuts. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) advertisement FLOTUS Touts Kickboxing, ‘Brain Breaks’ In Schools Michelle Obama, in Chicago to tout her “Let’s Move” campaign, singled out teachers in Elk Grove Village for their creative ways to promote exercising in the classroom.

Petition Touts R. Kelly Song For National Anthem

Petition Touts R. Kelly Song For National Anthem

FilmMagic R. Kelly would be raking in the royalties if his song was used at the national anthem.

Texas Congressman Wants To Cancel Presidential Golf

Texas Congressman Wants To Cancel Presidential Golf

ASSOCIATED PRESS President Barack Obama, left, House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, right, and Ohio Gov. John Kasich are on the first green as they play golf at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Saturday, June 18, 2011.

When Barack Obama Partied

When Barack Obama Partied

advertisement At his White House press conference on Monday, President Obama responded to criticism that he doesn’t socialize enough with congressmen by saying, “Most people who know me, I’m a pretty friendly guy — and I like a good party.”   That’s not what the members of the Developing Communities Project, the group Obama led in the 1980s, thought of him. They thought their organizer was an ascetic grind who worked 80-hour weeks, never ate any food more substantial than a spinach salad, and spent the weekends locked inside his bare Hyde Park apartment, reading thousand-page books about the civil rights movement.

Bill Daley Comments on Vanecko Indictment

Bill Daley Comments on Vanecko Indictment

advertisement Former White House Chief of Staff Bill Daley says his nephew is “basically a good kid,” and said the death for which he’s been charged is a “tragedy.” The comments, made to the Chicago Sun-Times , are the first from the Daley family since R.J. Vanecko was indicted in the 2004 death of David Koschman .

Jackson Jr. Resigns Amid Federal Probe

Jackson Jr. Resigns Amid Federal Probe

advertisement Embattled U.S. Representative Jesse Jackson Jr.

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