Kane Co. Chronicle
Foster's challenger wants debates open to public
State Rep. Darlene Senger, R-Naperville, who is challenging U.S. Rep Bill Foster, D-Naperville, for Illinois' 11th Congressional District seat, wants a series of debates between the two to be open to the public.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
From Tanning to Shoveling Dung: What Congress Is Doing On Its Summer Vacation
Sure, high-profile meetings with international leaders are fun to brag about at a dinner party.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Boehner continues to raise money for Illinois GOP House races
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Senger Accepts Third Debate Invitation. Congressman Foster Remains Silent.
State Representative and Republican Candidate for the 11th Congressional District, Darlene Senger, has announced that she's accepted another debate request this week from The Naperville Area Homeowners Confederation.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Rating Change: Illinois Governor
Many people were writing Democrat Pat Quinn's political obituary in 2010 just before he was elected governor of Illinois with 47 percent of the vote.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Boehner predicts Illinois GOP will have best year in 2 decades
U.S. House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, predicted Monday that come November, Illinois Republicans will have the most successful year they've had in the Land of Lincoln in more than two decades.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Biofuel groups press White House on more than just 2014 targets
The U.S. biofuel industry is urging the Obama administration to go beyond simply raising proposed targets for use of the fuels, making the case instead for fundamental changes to the government's approach to the renewable fuel program.
Bill Foster, Congress' Science Guy
Democrat Bill Foster's Longworth office is a modest one, its small waiting area festooned with the requisite Lincolnia befitting a House member from Illinois.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Congressmen split vote on highway funding bill
The two Congressmen representing Kendall County voted in different ways last week on a bill that would save funding for the federal Highway Trust Fund.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
Why is Bob Buckhorn so subdued about Charlie Crist's campaign?
How boring: Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn is poised to skate into a second term next March without a serious challenge.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
WTMA-AM North Charleston
Illinois Lawmaker Calls on Feds To Allow Undocumented Immigrants Into Military
Illinois Rep. Bill Foster is introducing a resolution urging the Secretary of Defense to allow undocumented immigrants to serve in the U.S. military.
Cybercast News Service
Dems Push for Pathway to Citizenship for Dreamers Via Military Service
Democrats held a press conference on Friday to announce the introduction of a House resolution calling for the Secretary of Defense to allow illegal aliens brought to the country as children who have been granted temporary legal status by President Barack Obama's 2012 executive order to serve in the U.S. military - a move that would also grant them ... (more)
Wed Jul 23, 2014
New Democrats Make a Push
When Rep. Ellen Tauscher travels to Wall Street today to discuss overhauling financial regulations with industry titans, it will be something of a homecoming.