Earlier this week, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Rep. Cheri Bustos, D-Ill., delivered speeches to the North America’s Building Trades Unions.
“Today we officially say to Maile Pearl Bowlsbey welcome to the world and welcome to the United States Senate,” said Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill.
The death Tuesday of former first lady Barbara Bush triggered an outpouring of tributes.
Former FBI Director James Comey’s book, “A Higher Loyalty,” will be released on Tuesday.
Democrats need 23 seats to take over the U.S. House of Representatives, and their national campaign committee hopes to flip four of those in Illinois.
The U. of C. donated between $100,001 and $250,000 according to the foundation – though the number is really no more than $200,000.
Eleven percent of adults in the U.S. — and 22 percent of millennials — haven’t heard or are not sure if they have heard of the Holocaust.
In announcing his retirement, Ryan, 48, a resident of Janesville, and father of 3 teenagers, said he has spent too many years away from his family.
“Mr. Zuckerberg, would you be comfortable sharing with us the name of the hotel you stayed in last night?” Durbin asked.
Duckworth, who turned 50 on March 12, is one of only 10 women in the history of the nation to give birth while in Congress.
In Venezuela, Durbin “urged President Maduro to adhere to basic democratic norms, particularly regarding the dubious snap election” to be held in May.
“I am deeply alarmed that the Trump Administration is attempting to politicize the National Guard,” Sen. Tammy Duckworth said in a statement.
When it comes to political money, Roskam has a giant running start.
Sen. Dick Durbin D-Ill., said in a statement that “Illinois’ farmers now join DACA recipients as the latest victims of President Trump’s temper.”