Following protests at airports across the country in opposition to President...View gallery »
The White House is deploying Joe Biden to Chicago on Monday, where the veep will stump for Gov. Pat Quinn and other Illinois Democrats up for re-election this November. Read »
U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth, an Illinois Democrat and Iraq War veteran, says it was time for Eric Shinseki to resign and make room for "new leadership" at the scandal-soaked Veterans Affairs department. Read »
Manju Goel announced Sunday that she's seeking the Republican nomination for the state's 8th Congressional District. Read »
U.S. congresswoman and Iraq War veteran Tammy Duckworth said Thursday that she did not favor American military intervention in Syria and urged Middle East nations to find a resolution to the crisis. Read »
The 8th District congresswoman pledged in February to take the pay cut if Congress failed to reach a compromise to avoid the federal budget cuts known as the sequester. Read »
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