Fox News announced Tuesday that the network has hired Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s brother, Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel, as a contributor to Fox News Channel and its sister channel Fox Business Network, Politico... Read »
State Rep. La Shawn Ford announced Wednesday that he’s drafting legislation to change interstate 55 to the Barack Obama Expressway. Read »
Gov. Bruce Rauner has not had a public schedule since delivering his budget address last Wednesday. Read »
Congressman Peter Roskam is making changes for future telephone town halls after repeated questions from NBC 5 of how his Tele-Town Halls have been conducted. Read »
As the 115th Congress breaks this week for its first recess, many Illinois...View gallery »
Illinois Comptroller Susana Menodoza is catching heat for using taxpayer money to purchase a $32,000 used SUV for her department’s fleet. Read »
Republican state Rep. Tim Butler wants to update Illinois’ official seal to reflect the date the state joined the union, according to the Chicago Tribune. Read »
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