14th District

Joe Walsh

Walsh Will Run Against Hultgren For Congressional Seat

Freshman U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh says he’ll run for re-election in the state’s newly drawn 14th Congressional District.


Illinois House Floor

Lesbian Activist To Assume State House Seat

Lesbian activist Kelly Cassidy will replace state Rep. Harry Osterman in the Illinois House, as Osterman moves to the Chicago City Council.

CBS Chicago–04/18/2011

U.S. Capitol Dome

GOP Claims Illinois Congressional Majority

Republicans are hoping to claim a majority in Illinois’ congressional delegation for the first time in seven years and are pinning their hopes on four seats, but Democrats are confident they can hold on to their lead.

CBS Chicago–11/02/2010