11 hrs ago
The Capitol Fax Blog
Callis unveils first TV ad, GOP says she's "lived a life of privilege"
Former Chief Judge and Congressional challenger Ann Callis today released the first ad of the general election, "Good Guys."
15 hrs ago
Tom Kacich: She's worth how much?
The Republican incumbent, Rodney Davis, is the less wealthy candidate with assets totaling between $190,022 and $750,000, and liabilities between $100,001 and $250,000.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Oak Park church's solar panels harness energy from above
Oak Park's Euclid Avenue Methodist Church is being revered as the "greenest" church in the denomination for installing a new rooftop solar power heating and cooling system to minimize its carbon footprint and reduce energy bills.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Belleville News Democrat
Politics Notebook: What are Congressional candidates up to?
The Illinois Chamber of Commerce has endorsed state Rep. Mike Bost, R-Murphysboro, in the race to represent the 12th U.S. House District.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Anti-violence activist's 'gun death' shows cynical 'progressive' exploitation
The Mighty Quinn & friends prove every day for "progressives" is Opposite Day as they unleash home invaders under the "anti-violence" banner.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Tom Kacich: House GOP group getting involved in 103rd
For the first time since 2002, the Illinois House Republican Organization is on the ground in the legislative district that includes Champaign-Urbana.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
The Capitol Fax Blog
Illinois Education Association endorses Rodney Davis
The Illinois Education Association's political action committee, IPACE, the Illinois Political Action Committee for Education, and the National Education Association's political action committee, the NEA Fund for Children and Public Education, today endorsed the reelection of United States Representative Rodney Davis.
Facing a mass-mailing deadline, lawmakers get frank fast
Members of Congress are racing to take advantage of "franking" privileges, which allow them to replace postage with their signature.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Kinzinger votes with Dems against slowing down Obama's childhood immigration plan
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Thu Jul 31, 2014
National Public Radio
Facing A Mass-Mailing Deadline, Lawmakers Get Frank Fast
They are not allowed to us franking within 90 days of an election. Members of Congress are racing to take advantage of "franking" privileges, which allow them to replace postage with their signature.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
IRS Needs Commission Bosses: Issa's Committee Reports
John Koskinen, commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service , swears in to a House Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee hearing in Washington, D.C., on July 23, 2014.