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  • Rahm Emanuel, Blagojevich staff talked

     
    by Bob Secter Rahm Emanuel, President-elect Barack Obama's pick to be White House chief of staff, had conversations with Gov. Rod Blagojevich's administration about who would replace Obama in the U.S. Senate, the Chicago Tribune has learned. The...
  • Obama Blago probe clears prez-elect et al

     
    by Frank James The Obama transition team report on its contacts with Gov. Rod Blagojevich' or the governors' office has been released and, as has been telegraphed for days by the Obama team, it exonerates President-elect Obama and his aides......
  • Roland Burris has support but not much

     
    by Frank James Sen. Roland Burris hasn't declaratively stated whether he plans to run for a full six-year term next year. And if he decides to run, it probably won't be on the basis of a recent Zogby International poll.......
  • Chicago pols hail retiring priest

     
    A slew of high-ranking Democratic office holders showed up at St. Andrew Catholic Church on Chicago's North Side over the weekend to wish a happy retirement to the Rev. Jack Farry, a local priest known for his involvement in civil rights and other...
  • In Illinois, it's Kirk (R) vs Giannoulias (D) for Obama's former Senate seat

     
    It's Republican House member vs. Democrat state treasurer for the Senate. And close races in gubernatorial primaries....
  • Investigating the claims for a `forensic audit' of state finances

     
    I love the determined, sniff 'em out and lock 'em up sound of a "forensic audit" of state government, don't you? It was the bumper-sticker demand of defeated Republican gubernatorial primary candidate Adam Andrzejewski. And now there are GOP-backed...
  • Blagojevich trial tape transcripts, text version

     
    Text versions of the available tape transcripts played Tuesday: Formatting glitches are the result of copying .pdf files as text: DATE: 11/12/2008 TIME: 10:34 A.M. ACTIVITY: Rod Blagojevich home line incoming call. SESSION: 541 SPEAKERS: BLAGOJEVICH:...
  • Monday's Democratic National Convention schedule

    Monday, Aug. 25: ONE NATION Session begins at 3 p.m. Mountain Time, which is 2 p.m. Pacific and 5 p.m. Eastern. 3 p.m - 7 p.m. Call to Order The Honorable Howard Dean Chair, Democratic National Committee Former Governor of Vermont Invocation The...
  • Connecticut High School Football: A Look Back

    Connecticut High School Football: A Look Back
    As the high school football season rolls along, The Courant sports staff will match up each week of the current season with the highlights from the area scene on the same weeks 10, 15 and 20 years ago. Here are historical looks back at Weeks 1-6. We'll...
  • Blagojevich says Obama replacement search under way

    Blagojevich says Obama replacement search under way
    A day after U.S. Sen. Barack Obama ascended to president-elect, Gov. Rod Blagojevich said he's "not interested" in appointing himself to fill Obama's seat, but did not expressly rule it out either. Blagojevich, who under state law has the power to pick a...
  • Quinn Changes Mind Again, Decides to Sign Construction Bill

    (WGN-AM)- State lawmakers who met privately with Gov. Pat Quinn Thursday said he told them he now plans to sign a $29 billion statewide construction bill next week. If he does, it would mark the latest change of heart for Quinn, who has been criticized...
  • Hynes Looking To Revoke Burr Oak Licenses

    (WGN-AM)- Comptroller Dan Hynes launched a license revocation effort today against the owner of Burr Oak Cemetery where hundreds of burial sites were desecrated so that their grave sites could be used a second time. The revocation proceeding against...