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Obama Addresses Violence in Ferguson During Chicago Speech

Obama Addresses Violence in Ferguson During Chicago Speech

President Barack Obama once again addressed a grand jury’s decision to not indict the Ferguson police officer who... Watch »

Nov 25, 2014
Obama Addresses Hecklers During Chicago Speech

Obama Addresses Hecklers During Chicago Speech

President Barack Obama took on a group of hecklers during his speech on immigration in Chicago Tuesday. Watch »

Nov 25, 2014
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Obama Has "No Sympathy" for Violent Ferguson Protesters

President Barack Obama once again addressed a grand jury’s decision to not indict the Ferguson police officer who... Watch »

Nov 25, 2014
Powerful Aldermen to Run Unopposed in 2015 Elections

Powerful Aldermen to Run Unopposed in 2015 Elections

A small but powerful group of aldermen will run unopposed in February's municipal election, and their names should... Read »

Nov 25, 2014
Rauner on Illinois Pensions: 'Don't Change History'

Rauner on Illinois Pensions: 'Don't Change History'

Gov.-Elect Bruce Rauner changed his tune to defend retired state employee's pensions on Monday, remarking that it's... Read »

Nov 25, 2014
Chicago Mayor Race: 10 File Petitions

Chicago Mayor Race: 10 File Petitions

Cook County Commissioner Jesus "Chuy" Garcia and 2nd Ward Ald. Bob Fioretti collected enough signatures to... Watch »

Nov 24, 2014
Daily Dish: Monday's Political Headlines

Daily Dish: Monday's Political Headlines

NBC Chicago's Mary Ann Ahern highlights Monday's local political stories. Watch »

Nov 24, 2014
AG Adds ID Theft Prevention Tips to Shopping Guide

AG Adds ID Theft Prevention Tips to Shopping Guide

Annual guide historically has focused on the dangerous toys and household items that have been recalled in the past... Watch »

Nov 24, 2014
Will Quinn Accept His $136,000 Pension?

Will Quinn Accept His $136,000 Pension?

When Gov. Pat Quinn leaves office in January, he's eligible to receive a comfortable yearly pension of $136,000. The Read »

Nov 25, 2014
Obama Speaks on Immigration in Chicago

Obama Speaks on Immigration in Chicago

President Barack Obama will be returning to his hometown of Chicago to tout his executive action on immigration. Watch »

Nov 25, 2014
Madigan Wrangled Support for Rahm's Re-Election: Report

Madigan Wrangled Support for Rahm's Re-Election: Report

Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan, the Democratic Party's powerful and prickly gatekeeper, tends to keep... Read »

Nov 21, 2014
Obama to Trumpet Executive Order in Chicago

Obama to Trumpet Executive Order in Chicago

President Obama will visit Chicago on Tuesday to rally goodwill for his executive order on immigration. Read »

Nov 21, 2014
Judge Rules Illinois Pension Law Unconstitutional

Judge Rules Illinois Pension Law Unconstitutional

An Illinois judge ruled Friday that a law intended to fix the nation's worst state employee pension crisis violates... Watch »

Nov 21, 2014
Politicians React to President Obama's Immigration Plan

Politicians React to President Obama's Immigration Plan

President Barack Obama on Thursday announced executive action on immigration policy, offering temporary relief from... Watch »

Nov 20, 2014
Rauner Wants Hiring Freeze; Other Issues on Hold

Rauner Wants Hiring Freeze; Other Issues on Hold

Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner called on Gov. Pat Quinn to freeze hiring in the final weeks of his term, saying Thursday he... Watch »

Nov 20, 2014
Rauner Calls For Hiring Freeze

Rauner Calls For Hiring Freeze

Governor-elect Bruce Rauner asked Gov. Pat Quinn to put a hiring freeze in place during his final weeks in office. Watch »

Nov 20, 2014
With All Ballots Counted, SoCal City Council Race Locked in Tie

With All Ballots Counted, SoCal City Council Race Locked in Tie

The razor-thin race for a Chula Vista City Council seat has ended in a tie, two weeks after Election Day, San Diego... Watch »

Nov 20, 2014
After Ferguson, McCarthy Orders CPD to Reach Out to Community

After Ferguson, McCarthy Orders CPD to Reach Out to Community

McCarthy has told commanders to form "phone trees" with telephone numbers of key community leaders... Read »

Nov 20, 2014
Illinois Lawmakers Want to Raise the Minimum Wage to $11 Per Hour

Illinois Lawmakers Want to Raise the Minimum Wage to $11 Per Hour

Widespread support for raising the minimum wage in Illinois has led state Democrats to propose an increase of $11... Read »

Nov 20, 2014

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