Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has confirmed that he is thinking about running for president as an independent candidate in 2016. In a story published Monday in the Financial Times, Bloomberg said...
Monday, Feb 8, 2016 at 05:13 PM CST
Rauner Rejects Expansion of State's Medical Marijuana Program
Governor Rauner continued to stifle the state’s medical marijuana pilot program last week after he failed to add a variety of conditions to the list of diseases that can legally be treated by the drug.
Julianna Stratton held a news conference Thursday to announce a host of powerful endorsements as she moves forward with her bid to unseat state Rep. Ken Dunkin, her opponent in the March 15 Democratic primary...
Monday, Feb 8, 2016 at 03:18 PM CST
Public Can't Attend Obama's Speech at Illinois House
Republican candidate Donald Trump spoke to hundreds at Plymouth State University in New Hampshire, just two days before the state's primary. Trump asked that people not vote at all if they can't vote for
Sunday, Feb 7, 2016 at 05:26 PM CST
Gloria Steinem Apologizes for Comments About Young Women
Feminist icon Gloria Steinem has apologized for implying that younger women have chosen to support Sen. Bernie Sanders over Hillary Clinton because they want to meet men, NBC News reported.
"In a case...
Sunday, Feb 7, 2016 at 04:10 PM CST
Hillary Clinton Calls Flint Water Crisis 'Immoral'
Hillary Clinton called for “action now” to fight the water crisis in Flint, Michigan, in a speech she made to a packed congregation in the city, NBC News reported.
Clinton, who stepped away from the campaign...