Thousands of people lined 26th Street on Sunday as the Mexican Independence Day Parade made its way through the Little Village neighborhood.
Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is joining the fight to make the county bail bond system more equitable.
Acting Under Secretary James Manning wrote Sen. Dick Durbin: “no borrower defense applications have been approved between Jan. 20, 2017, and today.”
Sen. Dick Durbin says Attorney General Jeff Sessions is “the man who stuck his neck out for that president and his political campaign.”
John McCain’s illness … could, maybe, hollow out a political place for Republicans to pay tribute to McCain with a legacy piece of legislation.
Joining Rahm Emanuel at Amazon’s expanded Chicago office, Durbin also ridiculed President Trump’s plan to partner with Russia on cybersecurity.
SWEET: The Illinois State Board of Elections has a board meeting on Monday with a sizzling issue suddenly landing from the White House.
Lausch, a partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP, worked as a federal prosecutor in Chicago for more than 11 years.
The van, and the technicians to operate it, are on loan from the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives through the end of July.
The name was not released, but the finalists for the job are Chicago lawyers John Lausch, Michael Scudder and Andrew Porter, sources said.
Even with a GOP president – Donald Trump – and a Republican-controlled Senate, Illinois’ Democratic senators hold enormous sway in the process.
Illinois faces a massive loss of federal money for transportation projects if Gov. Bruce Rauner does not sign a budget by July 1.
BROWN: There’s something to be said for public officials living in the same world as the rest of us, but that practice might now change.
Rep. Adam Kinzinger welcomed the appointment of a special prosecutor on Wednesday after earlier in the day calling for an outside inquiry.