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The Capitol Fax Blog
Internal Maywood politics caused shift in NRI grant money
Newly released emails from Gov. Pat Quinn's office show politics appeared to trump credentials when deciding how big a serving some nonprofits should get from his now-tarnished $54.5 million Neighborhood Recovery Initiative anti-violence grant program.
The Wichita Eagle
Davis endorsements a 'RINO stampede'?
The national political media, including some opinionated observers, lit up over Tuesday's endorsement by dozens of Kansas Republicans of Democrat Paul Davis for governor.
Whole Child Resolution (H. Res. 658) Introduced in U.S. House of Representatives
ASCD, a global community dedicated to excellence in learning, teaching, and leading, is pleased to announce that Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici and Congressman Rodney Davis introduced a bipartisan resolution, H. Res.
New Poll: Karen Lewis Beats Rahm By Nine Points
Things are starting to heat up in Chicago, and it's not the temperature. Rahm "F-ing R* * " Emanuel, Mayor of the city that I love, is finding himself in very hot water with the voters.
KSDK-TV Saint Louis
Towns brace for Mississippi River flooding
River cities like Grafton have a well-practiced plan in place, because residents and businesses say they understand the river carries both the power destroy, and the power to provide.
Finance takes up Wyden's highway plan - Lerner emails: The...
THIS MORNING: FINANCE TAKES UP WYDEN'S HIGHWAY PLAN. The Senate Finance Committee will markup Chairman Ron Wyden's proposal to fix the Highway Trust Fund today at 10 a.m. in Dirksen 215.
City of Chicago
What People Are Saying About the Lucas Museum Coming to Chicago
Leaders from the City's cultural institutions, labor, the arts and government today released statements praising George Lucas' announcement that the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art will call Chicago home.