LYNN SWEET: The 2018 marches came on Trump’s first anniversary in office, hours after the start of a federal government shutdown.
SWEET: When Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., was asked about the lasting impact of the 2017 women’s march, she said, “People got used to showing up.”
Lipinski is one of the most conservative Democrats in Congress. Newman’s views are allied with Schakowsky and Gutierrez, Democratic progressives.
Jumbo-dollar Obama Foundation fundraising jumped in the last quarter of 2017, according to a list of donors posted Tuesday.
The women’s march, dubbed “March to the Polls” by organizers, will start at 10 a.m. Saturday at Columbus Parkway & Congress Drive near Grant Park.
Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen admitted hearing some “cusswords” at a White House meeting last Thursday to discuss an immigration deal.
Durbin went on the record Friday morning to confirm the Washington Post story about Trump’s shocking comments. He was the only Democrat in the room.
The Obama Foundation also has set high minority contract goals but resists — for now — using an independent monitor to ensure those goals are met.
With a March 5 deadline looming, Illinois Sen. Dick Durbin and other congressional members work to get a bipartisan deal to help the DREAMers.
Former President Barack Obama tells Letterman the key to dancing with his daughter and the late artist Prince was keeping his “dad moves” in check.
Paperwork the Obama Foundation is submitting to City Hall on Wednesday will be the most detailed information to date about the $300 million project.
“She has been the master of her universe for a very long time,” David Axelrod said. “ And once you run for president, you are surrendering that.”
The move is a victory for neighborhood and park advocacy groups who protested the Obama Foundation taking any more public park lands for the project.
It’s not a matter if the Golden Globes will be about politics – it’s how much.