| Jun 28, 2012
| 12:08 PM
Elected officials in Chicago and Illinois are reacting to the Supreme Court’s history-making decision to uphold the heart of the president’s affordable healthcare law.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel called the healthcare decision “historic”...
| Jul 4, 2012
| 6:26 AM
Republican Rep. Joe Walsh is coming under Democratic fire over remarks that appeared to question whether challenger Tammy Duckworth, a Black Hawk helicopter pilot who lost her legs in combat in Iraq, was a "true hero."
Duckworth's campaign on Tuesday...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 10:55 AM
I don't own a lot of "original motion picture" soundtracks. To be honest most movie soundtracks just aren't worth owning in my book. But there are a handful I own because either a) they break the trend and actually have more good music than bad or b)...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 5:49 PM
WASHINGTON — This week’s expected vote on a GOP plan to raise the debt ceiling and cut spending will be the biggest one yet for the huge freshman class that arrived in January, House Republican Bobby Schilling said today.
Schilling, who is...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 12:15 PM
WASHINGTON--U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh of McHenry owes more than $100,000 in child support and interest to his former wife, she alleges in a Cook County Circuit Court filing.
The dispute, set out in a court filing last December, remains unsettled. Walsh's ex-...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 10:57 AM
WASHINGTON -- House Republican Randy Hultgren of Illinois is expected to vote yes on a revised GOP proposal by House Speaker John Boehner to hike the debt ceiling and rein in spending.
Hultgren, a freshman from Winfield who won with tea party support,...
| Jul 31, 2011
| 10:00 PM
5 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Greg Jarrett
5:09 a.m. Representative Joe Walsh explains why he voted against the debt deal when he joins Greg Jarrett.
7:09 a.m. Pastor Joel Osteen joins Greg Jarrett in studio to discuss a variety of topics including his upcoming...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 11:23 AM
WASHINGTON—A second Illinoisan in the House of Representatives has announced he will vote no to the last-minute deal to raise the debt ceiling: Chicago’s Jesse Jackson Jr.
A liberal Democrat, Jackson joins conservative Republican and tea...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 10:04 AM
Van Halen took the heaviness and virtuosity of pre-New Wave, mid-’70s European hard rock bands – Deep Purple, Rainbow, U.F.O., the Michael Schenker Group and the Scorpions – and passed them off as American attributes, wrapping them in...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 9:53 AM
A lawyer for U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh's ex-wife told a Cook County judge today that he and the congressman's attorneys are still trying to arrive at a settlement in the legal battle over child support for the Walshes' three children.
The McHenry congressman's...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 5:25 PM
Polls across Illinois closed at 7 p.m. Tuesday and the ballot counting has begun, with anything less than a convincing victory for Mitt Romney in both the popular vote and battle for delegates being viewed as a setback for his front running GOP...
| Mar 20, 2012
The Congressional contest in Illinois' redrawn 8th District has Democrats Tammy Duckworth and Raja Krishnamoorthi facing off in Tuesday's primary. Both live in northwest suburban Hoffman Estates and both have spent much of the day visiting with supporters...