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Monday Sep 8 |

Congressman Says Delay is Politics

The president's decision to delay executive action on immigration reform leaves an Illinois congressman disappointed. U.S. Rep. Luis V. Gutierrez says the decision has to do with politics, as Democrats try to win some tough U.S. Senate races with endangered incumbents in Arkansas, Louisiana and North Carolina.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, Luis Gutierrez, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Senator Dick Durbin, Representative Cheri Bustos, Representative Brad Schneider

Monday Sep 8 | Illinoisreview

Study: Illinois' two richest Congressmen are Democrats

All posts, comments and statements made on IR are those of the authors only. Any disputes must be addressed to the writers, who are solely responsible for their posts, comments and statements.


Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News, Representative Brad Schneider

Fri Sep 05, 2014

The Capitol Fax Blog

Foster hit over tax-paid mailer blasting millionaires

And in this case, she has a valid point about using taxpayer funds Congressman Bill Foster used thousands of taxpayer dollars to deliver a mailing to his constituents that is a complete misrepresentation. Foster described how unfair it is that some millionaires pay lower tax rates than middle class families.


Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Tue Sep 02, 2014

The Washington Post

Two polls show Dick Durbin is in trouble. Dona t believe the hype.

Sen. Richard Durbin speaks at a news conference to urge the House to enact immigration reform at the U.S. Capitol on May 22, 2014, in Washington, D.C. Every two years, with a few weeks left in the election, it seems that at least one Senate race emerges as surprisingly competitive.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Richard Durbin, Democrat, Immigration Reform, Senator Dick Durbin, US House of Representatives, Dennis Hastert, Republican, Saxby Chambliss

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Shelter Island Reporter

Suffolk Closeup: A scientific look at politics

On June 28, a group of Congressional representatives, led by Tim Bishop who represents Shelter Island, hosted a reception in East Hampton for a fellow congressman, Bill Foster of Illinois.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Barack Obama, US Senate, Physics, Science, Department of Energy

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Politico: Obama to Limit Campaigning to 'States Where...

A Friday afternoon dispatch at the Politico from Carrie Budoff Brown and Jennifer Epstein tells us that "The White House is putting the finishing touches on a post-Labor Day schedule that will send the president to states where he's still popular."


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, US Senate, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Representative Brad Schneider, California, PA

Mon Aug 18, 2014

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.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Chicago, IL, Judy Biggert, Republican, Crest Hill, IL, Plainfield, IL