Friday Mar 7
Dillard begins TV ads in GOP governor race
Public employee and teacher union support for state Sen. Kirk Dillard's campaign for governor has turned into TV ads with less than two weeks to go until the March 18 primary.
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
Sister Clare Award for Naperville's Rolling Activist
The bumper sticker displayed inside her road-weary motorhome gives a clue: Well-behaved women seldom make history.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Divided Republicans turn to Rep. Waters for help on flood bill
A politically fraught fight over flood insurance has prompted a split between the House Republican leadership and a top committee chairman, forcing senior GOP lawmakers to bargain for votes instead with liberal Rep. Maxine Waters , the panel's top Democrat.
The Heritage Foundation
Congress Flooded with Flip-Floppers
In 2011, the House took near-unanimous action to reform a program most Americans had never heard of: the National Flood Insurance Program .
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Insurance Journal West
House Republicans Release Flood Insurance Relief Bill
House GOP leaders last week put the final touches on legislation that would significantly water down a recently enacted overhaul of the much criticized federal flood insurance program, easing many premium increases and allowing below-market rates to be passed on to people buying homes with taxpayer-subsidized policies.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Kane Co. Chronicle
Health care, economy top issues in 11th Congressional race
Naperville businessman Bert Miller, conservative talk show host Ian Bayne of Aurora, Grundy County Board member Chris Balkema and state Rep. Darlene Senger, R-Naperville, are running for the Republican nomination in the March 18 primary.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Northern Michigan News
GOP drafting bill to ease flood insurance hikes
House GOP leaders are putting the final touches on legislation that would significantly water down a recently enacted overhaul of the much criticized federal flood insurance program, easing many premium increases and allowing below-market rates to be passed on to people buying homes with taxpayer-subsidized policies.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Kane Co. Chronicle
Robbins pulls out of 11th Congressional District race
Lisle resident Craig Robbins on Wednesday said he was dropping out of the race for the 11th Congressional District because of time constraints.