Mar 5, 2013
The Capitol Fax Blog
Bustos, Enyart and Schneider on top target protection list
Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee Chairman Steve Israel named 26 of his colleagues to the Frontline program, a committee program designed to protect their most vulnerable incumbents.
The day I first met Barack Obama
My Congressman, Lane Evans, had his office contact my husband to invite us to a cookout in the backyard of one of his staffers.
Republican Dirty Tricks in IL-17
Historically: Lane Evans won it in 1982 and represented it until Phil Hare won it in 2006.
Governor Quinn signs environmental law to ban expanding landfills in Cook County
House Bill 3881, co-sponsored by Sen. Don Harmon, takes the city of Chicago's current ordinance, which prohibits the construction of any new landfills or the expansion of landfills within city limits.
The Daily Gazette
Wishing them well, as voting buttons gather dust
Illinois has a U.S. House member and senator on the sidelines for health reasons.